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Shale Sent US Natural Gas Prices to Lowest Levels this Millennium in 2016

Abundant shale gas brought natural gas prices to historic lows—and made the US a net exporter of the hydrocarbon.

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Shocker: Shale Supports American Families

Here in the U.S., households in shale-rich regions are $1,900 better off per year as a result of fracking.

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Population Density Is America’s Shale Success Secret

People generally don’t live near shale formations in the United States.

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America Is Flush with Shale Gas, Just in Time for Winter

Thank you, shale.

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Shale Gas Drags US Energy Emissions to 25-Year Low

Fracking is elbowing out coal and bringing U.S. energy-related emissions down in the process.

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Shale Is Hale in the American Northeast, Too

Natural gas is booming in the Appalachian basin.

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How Far Can American Shale Go?

Bargain crude dealt US shale a temporary setback, but the EIA expects output to climb 45 percent in the coming years.

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The World Is Gassing Up on US Shale

Shale gas supplies are going to have a field day over the next 25 years, and the United States is going to lead the way.

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America Will Lead Global Shale Growth

Global tight oil production will more than double by 2040, led by growth in the United States.

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Resilient Shale Producers Get Their Second Wind

$50 crude is breathing new life into an American shale industry that has struggled in recent months.

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The real stumbling block to Democratic legislative power.

brave new world

An Australian account of China’s gains doubles as a bleak assessment of Obama’s legacy in the region.

Crude Economics

London is using both carrot and stick to keep offshore oil output up.

Greeks Bearing Debts

Greece’s recurrent crisis is the result of bad Greek and German decisions alike. Only one is in year eight of a depression as a result.

Frack Baby Frack

Abundant shale gas brought natural gas prices to historic lows—and made the US a net exporter of the hydrocarbon.

WRM Elsewhere

Walter Russell Mead tackles the question.

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