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April 12, 2019 Florida clean water activists say: it’s not a fracking ban if matrix acidizing is allowedSource: WMNF Radio
The Florida Legislature is considering bills to outlaw certain types of fracking in Florida; but advocates for clean water warn that the ban excludes one oil and gas extraction technique that could harm the environment because of...
Source: USA Today
The price of an average gallon of regular gasoline is surging nationwide, driven mostly by rising oil prices. Over the past month, the average is up almost 12 percent to $2.69. In four states, the price has increased to over $3 a...
February 12, 2019 U.S. Sanctions, OPEC Cuts Create Rare Oil Price ShakeupSource: Oil Price
Due to tighter supply of medium and heavy sour crude oil, Middle Eastern benchmarks for sour crude grades have been trading higher than Brent Crude prices since the beginning of February in a rarely seen development in global oil...
Source: Carlsbad Current Argus
Two New Mexico lawmakers targeted a process industry officials credited with causing the state's recent oil and gas boom.
February 1, 2019 America Is Producing the Wrong Kind of OilSource: Bloomberg
The shale boom has created a world awash with crude, putting a lid on prices and markedly reducing U.S. dependence on imported energy. But there’s a growing problem: America is producing the wrong kind of oil.
January 29, 2019 Trouble In Paradise For U.S. FrackersSource: oilprice.com
Forecasters project a large increase in U.S. oil production over 2019. The size of this increase ranges from four hundred and twenty thousand barrels per day (Citibank) to 1.7 million barrels per day (OPEC). The most recent...
January 17, 2019 New U.S. Oil And Gas Drilling To Unleash 1,000 Coal Plants’ Worth Of Pollution By 2050Source: Huff Post
Amid mounting calls to phase out fossil fuels in the face of rapidly worsening climate change, the United States is ramping up oil and gas drilling faster than any other country, threatening to add 1,000 coal plants’ worth of...
January 2, 2019 Opinion: Fracking hub could harm our waterSource: Cincinnatti.com
This November, while most of us were focused on election results, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) published a report to Congress on "the feasibility of establishing an ethane storage and distribution hub in the United...
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