Earning exceptionally high marks for unconventional oil and gas activity, number of potential jobs and quality of personal life, Denver earned slot three on Rigzone’s Ranking of the Top 10 Oil and Gas Cities in the World. Denver was the only U.S. city to make the list. Dubai, United Arab Emirates earned the top slot and Calgary, Alberta, Canada took second.
Rigzone cited a report by the Institute for 21st Century Energy indicating that:
- Colorado’s unconventional oil and gas activity created 77,600 jobs in the state in 2012.
- The number of jobs in Colorado supported by shale activity will grow to 121,398 in 2020 and 175,363 in 2035.
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