Industry Headlines
May 22, 2020
Futures in New York slid 2 percent Friday but notched a 13 percent increase for the week.
May 22, 2020
Rigzone panelists highlight their perspectives on the top oil market hits and misses for the week ending May 22, 2020.
May 22, 2020
"Great uncertainty" over the coronavirus has discouraged Beijing from setting an economic growth target.
May 22, 2020
Here are some of Rigzone's top stories during the last week, just in case you missed them…
May 22, 2020
A coalition of 23 free-market, small business and consumer groups is urging President Trump not to impose tariffs on imported crude oil.
Today in Energy
May 22, 2020
Actions to mitigate the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) have caused daily weekday electricity demand in New York City to decrease by 16% in April compared with expected demand, after accounting for seasonal temperature changes. However, decrease…
May 21, 2020
In the past three years, the South Atlantic region of the United States installed more new utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity than any other region of the country. States in the South Atlantic region installed 2.2 gigawatts (GW) of new solar c…
May 20, 2020
Producers were operating the fewest oil and natural gas drilling rigs on record in the United States at 339 on May 12, the lowest level in the Baker Hughes Company's rig count data series that dates back to 1987. The number of active rigs began sharply de…
May 19, 2020
As mitigation efforts to contain the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic continue to lead to rapid declines in petroleum consumption around the world, the production of liquid fuels globally has changed more slowly, leading to record increa…
May 18, 2020
Pairing renewable energy generators with energy storage, particularly batteries, is increasingly common as the cost of energy storage continues to decrease. The U.S. Energy Information Administration's (EIA) latest inventory of electric generators shows t…