Rig Counts

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Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Nov. 1, 2021)

Several of the major plays are at or near 2019 levels for this time of year, with the Anadarko Basin running only four fewer rigs than in October 2019.

November 1, 2021

Rig Counts

US Drillers Add Oil, Gas Rigs for 15th Consecutive Month

For the week, the oil and gas rig count, an early indicator of future output, rose two to 544 in the week to Oct. 29, its highest since April 2020, Baker Hughes Co. said in its weekly report.

October 29, 2021

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Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Oct. 25, 2021)

All major U.S. shale plays tallied month-over-month increases to the rig count except the Anadarko Basin, which was flat.

October 25, 2021

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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

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Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Oct. 18, 2021)

The Permian Basin led the way in the increase, adding seven rigs in the last week to reach 241, while Appalachia and the Gulf Coast also gained rigs. The Williston Basin had the largest drop though.

October 18, 2021

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US Drillers Add Oil Rigs in Biggest Weekly Build Since April

According to the Baker Hughes weekly rig count report, gas rigs in the U.S. fell by one this past week to 98, their lowest since August.

October 15, 2021

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Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Oct. 11, 2021)

The U.S. rig count fell slightly in the last week with the largest week-over-week changes occurring in the Gulf Coast and Anadarko basins.

October 11, 2021

Rig Counts

US Drillers Add Oil, Gas Rigs for Fifth Consecutive Week

The combined oil and gas rig count rose five to 533 in the week to Oct. 8, its highest since April 2020, Baker Hughes Co. said in its weekly report.

October 8, 2021

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Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of Oct. 4, 2021)

The Permian and Anadarko basins had the largest weekly increases while Appalachia lost the largest number of rigs week over the past week.

October 4, 2021

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US Drillers Add Oil, Gas Rigs for Fourth Week in a Row

The oil and gas rig count rose by seven to total 528 in the week of Oct. 1, its highest since April 2020, energy services firm Baker Hughes Co. said in its closely followed report.

October 1, 2021