Total development and exploratory wells drilled, including natural gas, coalbed methane, crude oil, crude bitumen and other wells.
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PUBLISHED - Aug 29, 2017
The number of exploratory and development wells drilled in June 2017 increased 243% from the same period a year ago, from 86 to 295. All well types experienced gains, with the most substantial increase experienced in the bitumen development wells category, jumping 812.5% from 8 in June 2016 to 73 in June 2017.