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Drilling Difficulties
Drilling Difficulties
China Halves 2020 Shale Targets

Beijing is struggling mightily to catch up to the shale revolution, which to date has only occurred in the U.S. A number of hurdles, both above and below ground, forced China to cut its 2020 shale targets in half.

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After the Elections

Fair enough. But some of the Realpolitik Russia won’t like.

Shale Is Hale

Welcome to the era of the “monster frack.”


And get this: it’s because the industry already got the subsidies it wanted.

Putin's Patronage

The rebound of Russia’s largest oil company appears to be a major success story, but the truth is more complicated.

TAI elsewhere

Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

Regulate Don't Kill

Trying to apply blue model thinking to post-blue problems is foolish.

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