Houston-based energy giant ConocoPhillips is among a group of backers that is investing $6.5 million in Austin-based energy technology startup DrillMap.
DrillMap sells a subscription-based Internet database that displays data on wells and pipelines. The data can be accessed on smartphones, tablets, PCs and other devices.
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The oil and gas industry is growing into key piece of Austin’s economy. Economics reporter Dan Zehr takes an in-depth look at the sector’s impact on Austin in Sunday’s American-Statesman.