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FILE -- An oilfield site near Epping, N.D., Sept. 28, 2018. The U.S. has become a central player in global oil markets. OPEC’s gathering in Vienna comes at a tricky time for the oil industry and consumers who depend on the world’s largest source of energy. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times)

FILE -- An oilfield site near Epping, N.D., Sept. 28, 2018. The U.S. has become a central player in global oil markets. OPEC’s gathering in Vienna comes at a tricky time for the oil industry and consumers who depend on the world’s largest source of energy. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times)