Frack Attack The Fallout from the NY Fracking Ban
While greens applauded Cuomo’s decision to ban fracking, many are concerned that the state is losing a crucial economic opportunity.
Frack Attack Shale Is Keeping Putin Awake at Night
The fracking boom has unlocked massive new reserves of American natural gas, which to this point have largely been consumed domestically. But as the U.S. builds out its LNG export infrastructure, Europe is readying import terminals in an attempt to loosen Gazprom’s grip on the continent.
Frack Attack Shale Is America's Answer to Russia's Energy Weapon
Oil prices just hit a ninth month low, in large part thanks to new supplies of North American crude. Shale both threatens Russia’s economy and blunts one of its biggest geopolitical weapons.
Frack Attack It's Good to Be Shale King
Thanks to fracking, the U.S. is dominating the refined petroleum products market. A new IEA report predicts that the rest of the world will jump on the shale bandwagon by the end of the decade, but America has built up an impressive head start.