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Shale Drilling

Public Meetings Begin For Drilling On Public Lands

AP | Posted 05.12.2012 | Green

SILT, Colo. (AP) — The federal government held the first of several public meetings on plans for oil shale development on public lands that would ke...

Could Controversial Fracking Help Ohio's Economy?

AP | Posted 04.30.2012 | Green

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An academic team enlisted by Ohio's business sector released a study Tuesday that finds oil and gas drilling will mean more th...

Good News For The Gas Industry?

AP | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The U.S. Geological Survey said Tuesday that the Marcellus Shale region contains some 84 trillion cubic feet of undiscovered, recov...

Look Out, Employers: Labor Shortages Could Give Workers The Upper Hand

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 09.04.2011 | Business

The mining and software industries have at least one thing in common. A labor scarcity, or a shortage of skilled workers, could affect the profit marg...

Salazar Likely To Kill Bush Offshore Drilling Plan, Slow Drilling In Rockies

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO and H. JOSEF HEBERT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said Tuesday the expansion of offshore oil drilling should be worked out with Congress as part of a ...