Energy Update for Aug. 27

An oil and gas rig overlooking Wyoming's Wind River Range. (H/t Larry Zuckerman/BLM Wyoming)
An oil and gas rig overlooking Wyoming's Wind River Range. (H/t Larry Zuckerman/BLM Wyoming)
Spot Price: Coal

Spot Price: PRB Coal

Week Ending 8/20/2021
$11.90 / Short Ton

Week Ending 8/13/2021
$11.95 / Short Ton

(Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration)

Wyoming Coal Production

Week Ending 8/21/2021
4,623 Thousand Short Tons

Week Ending 8/22/2020
4,766 Thousand Short Tons

Year to Date (2021):
150,052 Thousand Short Tons

Year to Date (2020):
137,701 Thousand Short Tons

U.S. Year to Date (2021):
377,922 Thousand Short Tons

U.S. Year to Date (2020):
340,702 Thousand Short Tons

(Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration)

Rig Count

Rig Count

Campbell County:
3 rig(s)
(3 oil)(3 horizontal)
8/27/2021

Wyoming:
18 rig(s)
(18 oil, 0 gas)(14 horizontal, 4 vertical)
8/27/2021

U.S.:
508 rig(s)
(28 directional, 459 horizontal, 21 vertical)
8/27/2021

 

(Source: Baker Hughes Rig Count)

Spot Price: Oil

Spot Price: Oil

WTI Crude (Cushing, Oklahoma)¹
8/23/2021
$65.65 / Barrel

Brent Crude (Europe)¹
8/23/2021
$69.07 / Barrel

Wyoming Crude Oil²
6/24/2021
Sweet: $61.38 / Barrel
General Sour: $50.89 / Barrel

 

¹(Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration)

²(Source: Oil Monster a ScrapMonster Product)

Spot Price: Natural gas

Spot Price: Natural Gas

Henry Hub (Erath, Louisiana)
7/2021
$3.84 / Million BTU

 

(Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration)