Hydraulic Fracturing


The Rise of Green Tech To Clean Up Oil And Gas Wastes

The Rise of Green Tech To Clean Up Oil And Gas Wastes

Drought, environmental regulation and the heavy reliance on fresh water are prompting big industrial companies, from oil and ga...

Feb 12 2014, 2:22am CST

The State of the Union Focused on Fracking Gas

The State of the Union Focused on Fracking Gas

President Obama paid much less attention to energy and climate in last night’s fifth State of the Union address than he did in...

Jan 29 2014, 12:25am CST

Exploiting Unconventional Oil Fields Need Overcoming of Tough Logistics Challenges

Exploiting Unconventional Oil Fields Need Overcoming of Tough Logistics Challenges

Unconventional oil and gas production is a huge factor in the US.  “Unconventionals” – which include shale gas, shale oil,...

Jan 20 2014, 3:21pm CST

Better To Export Natural Gas Fracking Or Advanced Coal Technologies?

Better To Export Natural Gas Fracking Or Advanced Coal Technologies?

World leaders are about to gather in Abu Dhabi to discuss how to feed the global energy appetite with the cleanest fuels and th...

Jan 17 2014, 5:41am CST

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Best Of FORBES: The Polar Vortex, 30 Under 30 And Self-Driving Cars

“The polar vortex gripping the nation has brought a crazy week for natural gas. On Monday the demand for gas nationwide hit a r...

Jan 8 2014, 5:01pm CST

Anatomy of an NPR Hatchet Job, Target: Oil & Gas

Anatomy of an NPR Hatchet Job, Target: Oil & Gas

“On-The-Job Deaths Spiking As Oil Drilling Quickly Expands” screams a supposed National Public Radio exposé on the “terrible pr...

Jan 7 2014, 4:36am CST

The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies

The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies

The Weekly Oil and Gas Follies – Volume 27, January 6, 2014   In which we drill down into the @GDBlackmon Twitter feed to brief...

Jan 5 2014, 1:01pm CST

The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies

The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies

The Weekly Oil and Gas Follies – Volume 25, December 23, 2013  In which we drill down into the @GDBlackmon Twitter feed to brie...

Dec 22 2013, 9:21pm CST

I4U news

Hurrah! The European Union Will Not Be Regulating Fracking For Natural Gas

One of the worries that we over here in Europe have had is that the European Union will decide to regulate the practice of frac...

Dec 22 2013, 8:31am CST

Back Off: 12 Energy State Governors Tell Feds On Hydraulic Fracturing Regs

Back Off: 12 Energy State Governors Tell Feds On Hydraulic Fracturing Regs

Signaling concern that sweeping federal regulations could cripple companies using hydraulic fracturing to extract oil and gas f...

Dec 20 2013, 10:06am CST

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EOG Resources: Soon To Be America's Biggest Oil Producer

Which companies are the biggest oil producers in the United States? According to Rystad Energy and Bernstein Research the line...

Dec 20 2013, 8:56am CST

Fracking Triggers Earthquakes

Fracking Triggers Earthquakes

Conclusive evidence points in the direction that fracking causes earthquakes. All the regions on earth where fracking takes pla...

Jul 12 2013, 2:55am CDT