US Drops 26 to 1,800 Rigs Exploring for Oil, Gas; ND Loses Six

November 2, 2012 at 9:10 am in WDAZ

The number of rigs actively exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. dropped this week by 26 to 1,800. Of the major oil- and gas-producing states, Texas dropped 20 rigs, Colorado lost seven, North Dakota decreased by six, Alaska and California each lost two, while New Mexico decreased by one. Continue Reading