Adino Energy has started drilling operations at its second well on the James Leonard lease in southeast Coleman County in the US state of Texas.

According to the company, the primary target pay zone is the Fry Sand at approximately 1,200ft.

Adino Energy CEO Timothy Byrd Sr said that as the company continues to gather information and refine its operations, it will significantly increase the pace of development over the coming months.

The company owns 100% of the working interest (86.5% net revenue interest) in the James Leonard lease.

Adino Energy is an oil and gas exploration and production firm focused on mature oilfield assets with significant redevelopment, workover and enhanced oil recovery potential.