Sat, 18 May 2013 15:47:27 CDT myplainview.com
In basic terms, hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as fracking, is the process of using high-pressured water to create cracks in deep underground rock formations with the purpose of extracting petroleum and natural gases for energy use. ...
Sat, 18 May 2013 13:55:42 CDT producer.com
Like other parts of North America, horizontal drilling and fracking have opened up the Sinclair Oil Field, Manitoba's tiny portion of the Bakken deposit that is centered in North Dakota and southeastern Saskatchewan.
Sat, 18 May 2013 13:36:10 CDT thehindu.com
Opening up the prospects of export of shale gas to energy-starved India, the U.S. has granted conditional authorisation to export domestically-produced liquefied natural gas (LNG) to countries that do not have a free trade agreement (FTA) with it.
Fri, 17 May 2013 18:21:23 CDT wsiltv.com
In the meantime, at least one company has started some drilling activity in southern Illinois. SM has launched an exploratory well in Wayne County. Oil wells and hydraulic fracturing on a small scale are not new concepts for many residents of Wayne County.
Fri, 17 May 2013 16:07:25 CDT yahoo.com
European shareholders want to help pry Spanish oil firm Repsol from the jaws of the Argentine government.
Fri, 17 May 2013 16:00:53 CDT csmonitor.com
Environmentalists and industry representatives are criticizing new draft regulations on hydraulic fracturing, a controversial drilling method that has helped spark an oil and gas boom. The shared discontent reflects the complexity of the debate surrounding hydraulic fracturing and natural gas use.