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Fracking Abroad
Fracking Abroad
Rare Good News for China’s Shale Ambitions

BP just signed a new Chinese shale exploration deal, but Beijing still trails far behind Washington in this arena.

Fracking Abroad
Can India Unlock Its Shale?

The shale boom has thus far been a uniquely American phenomenon. One Indian oil company wants to change that.

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South Africa Revives Its Wayward Shale Ambitions

One year after Shell abandoned South African shale plays, the country announced its plans to kickstart the fledgling industry.

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Energy Majors Yearn For Euroshale

Oil executives are bemoaning Europe’s anti-shale regulations, but those aren’t the only things holding back a boom on the continent.

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Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

Fear the Airpocalypse

Companies are defying orders to cut back on air pollution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

Philippine officials sought to clarify Duterte’s comments on separating from the U.S., but the situation is still murky.

Reefer Madness

Is it Gary Johnson’s world? Not necessarily.


Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin thinks Moscow can add 4 million barrels per day in the coming years.

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