The total number of DUCs is declining, but remains elevated
Along with its monthly Drilling Productivity Report (DPR), the EIA released a supplement today which estimates the number of drilled uncompleted wells (DUCs) in the seven key oil and natural gas producing regions covered by the agency’s broader drilling report. The number of DUCs has been declining over the past few months, but it remains well above levels seen prior to the late-2014 price crash.

Current EIA estimates show DUC counts as of the end of August totaling 4,117 in the fo...


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