Economics

How many jobs does a single drilling rig create and where are they?

Drilling rigs are being laid down by the hundreds. How far do the ripples reach? More →

The Driller’s Guide to Survival

Drillers are dealing with low prices, low utilization rates and low morale. Here’s how they can get through it More →

The Problems of Plenty

Drilling and completion technology and techniques continue to get better – for better and for worse More →

Is it time to do away with the rig count?

Once a reliable measure of oil and gas output, today the rig count isn't the benchmark that it used to be More →

The not-so-amazing race: Canadian LNG exporters face a rapidly closing window

The industry is dangerously lagging in an already-crowded market. When will it re-open – and who will be ready when it does? More →

To link to oil or not to link? For LNG buyers, that is the question

Why the tumble in oil prices is having an effect on how LNG is priced More →

Is the shale revolution becoming a casualty of its own success?

Can American shale oil producers survive at under $60 oil? More →