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America’s shale oil boom is a major contributor to the world’s reduced oil prices and our lessened dependence on imported

February 19, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Institute for Energy Research President Thomas Pyle released the following statement responding to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s decision to

December 17, 2014

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
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