The U.S. rig count rose 11 in the last week, according to Enverus Rig Analytics. The count is up 5% in the last month and up 118% in the last year.

The most notable increases week-over-week occurred in the Gulf Coast (plus four to 76), Permian Basin (plus three to 239) and Appalachia (plus three to 45). In the last month, the largest increases were in the Gulf Coast and Permian Basin where five rigs were added in each. On Sept. 12, the U.S. rig count hit a 2021 high of 626.

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