Blackhawk Energy, LLC was formed in 2008 for the purpose of exploring, acquiring and producing oil and gas properties in western Kentucky. Primarily operating in Muhlenberg, Christian, Todd & Butler Counties, Blackhawk currently operates approximately 60 wells on 20 separate leases.
Blackhawk currently operates and owns both oil & natural gas wells and operates several Secondary Recovery Waterflood Projects.
Current acreage Held By Production is in excess of 15,000 acres.
The Illinois Basin is a 54,000 square mile spoon shaped depression that extends from Mid-Western Illinois through parts of Indiana and south to the Kentucky-Tennessee State Line. Oil & Gas Operations have been ongoing for the past 100 years and well over One-Billion Barrels of Oil have been produced. Oil & Natural gas produced from the New Albany Shale is expected to be the next boom from the Mid-Continent Area.