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Star Trek's Renaissance Man Leonard Nimoy, dead at 83

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Renaissance Man, Dead at 83

Apple Watch Will Ditch the Car Keys and Remind Users to Exercise

Apple Watch Will Ditch the Car Keys and Remind Users to Exercise

HTC M9 goes official with 20 MP camera and new color options

HTC M9 Goes Official with 20 MP Camera and New Color Options

Huawei Unveils its Watch along with  TalkBand B2 and TalkBand N1

Huawei Unveils Its Watch along with TalkBand B2 and TalkBand N1

Samsung has raised the bar with the all new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung Has Raised the Bar with the All-New Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

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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 gas firms to chemical producers, to look at treating their wastewater for reuse. That is...

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 the previous four, highlighting only two specific initiatives: natural-gas fueling stations...

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, and tight gas sands – accounted for over 8.5 trillion cubic feet of natural gas production...

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 the most modern tools. Questions are bound to crop up involving whether to use more advanced...

Jan 17 2014, 5:41am CST

I4U news

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 record 125 billion cubic feet as homeowners and power generators sought to burn as much of it...

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 price” we’re paying for the fracking revolution that has transformed the U.S. energy industry...

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 briefly chronicle the week’s silliness, foibles, fake news and real news related to the oil and...

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 briefly chronicle the week’s silliness, foibles, fake news and real news related to the oil and...

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 fracking for natural gas. No, this isn’t because we believe (nor that I believe either) that...

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 from shale in their states, governors from 12 energy states signed an open letter to energy...

Dec 20 2013, 10:06am CST

I4U news

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 up goes like this: 1. Chevron, with roughly 475,000 barrels per day 2. Exxon Mobil at about...

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 place have been subject to seismic activity.

Jul 12 2013, 2:55am CDT