By Jerry A. DiColo
NEW YORK--The number of natural-gas drilling rigs working in the U.S. increased by seven in the latest week to 428, according to oil-field services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI).
The figure was down 282 from a year ago.
The oil-rig count fell by eight rigs, to 1,329. The number of working oil rigs was up 64 from a year ago.
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