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Wyoming Energy News

January 4, 2019

January 4

The School of Energy Resources features information about the energy industry on a weekly basis. Here is a recap of this week's stories.

Baker Hughes Rig Counts

Baker Hughes reports the following rig counts.

  • Wyoming decreased 1 rig to 33.
  • Colorado increased 1 rig to 35.
  • New Mexico decreased 1 rig to 105.
  • North Dakota remains steady at 53.
  • Total U.S. rig count is 1,075 down 2 from last week.

Opening prices from Bloomberg Energy on January 4

  • West Texas Intermediate (WTI) opened at $46.90 up from $45.33 on December 28.
  • Brent Crude shows a slight increase from $55.67 from $52.20.
  • Natural gas opened at $2.91 down from $3.30.

U.S. Energy Information Administration

Wyoming Public Media

Casper Star Tribune

AP News

  • Utility proposed new Cheyenne-area wind farm

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