Industry Headlines
Aug 8, 2020
Oil drops as Trump rolls out additional China sanctions while additional stimulus negotiations yield no deal.
Aug 7, 2020
Here are some of Rigzone's top stories during the last week, just in case you missed them...
Aug 7, 2020
Oil in New York is poised for the biggest weekly advance since early July after U.S. stockpiles plunged further.
Aug 7, 2020
IHS Markit has raised its 2020 average Brent price outlook by $7+ per barrel.
Aug 6, 2020
Signs of tightening supply couldn't overcome the uncertainty surrounding economic recovery in the U.S.
Today in Energy
Aug 7, 2020
Efforts to contain the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) have dramatically changed global commercial passenger flight volumes. These flights averaged a little more than 70,000 flights per day in January and February, fell to an average of less tha…
Aug 6, 2020
U.S. gasoline and diesel crack spreads diverged sharply in March and April as a result of the mitigation efforts aimed at slowing the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), but they have moved closer since May. Crack spreads are the diff…
Aug 5, 2020
According to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), 121 U.S. coal-fired power plants were repurposed to burn other types of fuels between 2011 and 2019, 103 of which were converted to or replaced by natural gas-fired plants. At the en…
Aug 4, 2020
Production of crude oil decreased in the United States in May 2020 by 1.99 million barrels per day (b/d), the largest monthly decrease since at least January 1980, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration's (EIA) Monthly Crude Oil and Natur…
Aug 3, 2020
According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration's (EIA) State Energy Data System (SEDS), Illinois had the highest energy consumption in the Midwest and was the third-highest energy producer of any state in the region. In 2018, customers in Illinoi…