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Using historical price and production data for the years 2008 to 2013, a new study has found that hydraulic fracturing...
November 6, 2014
In 2012, President Obama declared that “the problem is we use more than 20 percent of the world’s oil and...
October 29, 2014
A decade ago, it was believed that wells that had been hydraulically fractured would have a short life span, that...
September 19, 2014
Although the Germans can now call themselves World Cup champions, they may be headed for a losing energy proposition. Last...
July 14, 2014
The Marcellus shale formation runs from West Virginia, through Pennsylvania and into New York. In West Virginia and Pennsylvania, natural...
May 2, 2014
According to the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), average personal income growth in the U.S. slowed to 2.6 percent in...
April 14, 2014
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