In Episode 2 of Energy Week, David Blackmon and Ryan Ray discuss current dynamics with the domestic rig counts and prices, and the implications they pose for the rest of this year and into 2018. Other topics of discussion include:
- Why electric vehicles still aren’t making a dent in U.S. demand for gasoline-powered cars;
- The heinous abuse of the court system by a professional protester who caused a riot a year ago at the site of the Dakota Access Pipeline; and
- Blackmon’s Forbes article advocating for an increase in the federal gasoline tax.