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Rig Counts

US Oil and Gas Rig Count Falls for First Week in Seven

Despite this week’s decline, the total count of oil and natural gas rigs operating in the U.S. was still up 255 rigs, or 89%, over this time last year.

October 22, 2021

Exploration & Production

A Greener Method of Conducting Well Interventions

An independent study found that Fishbones’ stimulation technology can significantly reduce emissions compared to conventional practices.

October 22, 2021

Highlights

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Oct. 22, 2021)

Results from a trio of Devon Energy Bone Spring wells in the Permian Basin, an offshore Ghana oil discovery by Eni plus a test well in Australia’s Northern Territory top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

October 22, 2021

Business

Schlumberger Reports Higher Quarterly Profit as Oilfield Services Demand Recovers

The company's CEO says the industry's "macro fundamentals have visibly strengthened this year."

October 22, 2021

Exploration & Production

California Seeks Strict New Limits on Oil Drilling

If finalized, the new oil drilling rules unveiled by California Governor Gavin Newsom on Oct. 21  would be the most stringent of any state in the nation, topping Colorado’s setback requirement approved last year.

October 21, 2021

Energy Capital Conference

Is Oil and Gas Headed for Divorce?

An energy investment bank executive delves into the divergent paths of oil and gas during Hart Energy’s Energy Transition Capital Conference.

October 21, 2021

Exploration & Production

Using Gas Turbines Turn Out Power for E-fracs

Applying gas turbines to e-fracs checks a long list of boxes for new-era E&P companies, from cost savings to efficiency to GHG reductions and, most importantly, increased pumping hours.

October 21, 2021

Exploration & Production

Australia’s Otto Energy Acquires Interest in South Texas Wells

Otto Energy agreed to participate in two exploration prospects located onshore Texas in Colorado and Lavaca counties testing the Wilcox play.

October 20, 2021

Business

Oil, Gas Experts Share Insight on Tackling Supply Chain Issues

Data drives decisions, but speaking the same language is essential to improving supply chain efficiency in oil and gas, say experts from EQT, Laredo Petroleum and more.

October 20, 2021

Exploration & Production

Exxon Mobil Debates Dropping Several Major Oil and Gas Projects

The oil major is also reportedly planning to raise its investment in a low-carbon unit it announced in February by billions of dollars.

October 20, 2021