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One of the common reasons people claim to support wind and solar technologies is to reduce dependence on foreign sources

February 29, 2016

In April 2015, China overtook the United States as the world’s largest importer of oil, with imports of 7.4 million

May 13, 2015

U.S. oil imports from OPEC were at one of their highest monthly levels in 2008. Since then, the hydraulic fracturing

January 20, 2015

According to the Energy Information Administration, the shale oil boom will account for over 80 percent of the growth in

April 29, 2014

Oil Production in the United States has been growing by leaps and bounds due to shale oil production made possible

March 26, 2014

We all know that the Obama Administration has slowed the progress of oil drilling offshore—in the Gulf of Mexico, the

July 19, 2011
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