Drilling in the Barnett Shale has come to a halt. Less than a decade ago, there were hundreds of rigs. This one was just east of downtown Fort Worth in 2011.
Drilling in the Barnett Shale has come to a halt. Less than a decade ago, there were hundreds of rigs. This one was just east of downtown Fort Worth in 2011. David Kent Star-Telegram archives
Drilling in the Barnett Shale has come to a halt. Less than a decade ago, there were hundreds of rigs. This one was just east of downtown Fort Worth in 2011. David Kent Star-Telegram archives

Barnett Shale rig count hits a new low: zero

April 25, 2016 04:33 PM

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