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Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted July 7, 2010

A new, comprehensive MIT study has people talking about the role of natural gas in the nation's energy future. 

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domestic-energy  energy-policy  hydraulic-fracturing  onshore  rhetoric-vs-reality  water-quality 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted June 25, 2010

Vanity Fair is known for publishing provocative articles, and this week's Web edition is no exception.

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bakken-shale  domestic-energy  eagle-ford-shale  horizontal-drilling  hydraulic-fracturing  hydro-fracking  texas 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted April 29, 2010

We've told you about the BakkenMarcellusHaynesvilleBossier, and other U.S. shale formations that are helping to provide much-needed domestic energy supplies. But have you heard of Eagle Ford

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domestic-energy  fracking  fracking-fluids  hydraulic-fracturing  hydro-fracking 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted March 26, 2010

Yesterday API hosted a conference call about hydraulic fracturing with 14 bloggers who previously expressed a strong interest in this 60-year-old drilling practice. 

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fracking  horizontal-drilling  hydraulic-fracturing  hydro-fracking  natural-gas-drilling  shale-gas-drilling  wyoming  wyoming-shale-gas 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted March 22, 2010

A couple of successful wells are causing energy companies to take a fresh look at the southeastern corner of Wyoming. 

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domestic-energy  energy-policy  epa34  fracking  hydraulic-fracturing  hydrofracking  technology-innovation  water-quality  epa-study-on-fracking  epa-study-on-hydraulic-fracturing 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted March 18, 2010

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced that it will launch a study into the oil and natural gas production practice known as hydraulic fracturing. According to a press statement, EPA will focus on fracking's potential impact on water quality and public health. 

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domestic-energy  energy-demand  energy-policy  horizontal-drilling  hydraulic-fracturing  natural-gas  natural-gas-drilling  gas-from-shale 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted March 15, 2010

About 30 years ago, Kuwait's economic advisor in Washington predicted the United States would become dependent on the Middle East for natural gas supplies. 

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access  domestic-energy  energy-policy  energy-reality  horizontal-drilling  hydraulic-fracturing  natural-gas 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted March 10, 2010

Many of the world's most knowledgeable energy experts are meeting in Houston this week at the 29th annual CERAWeek conference. CERAWeek is sponsored by IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates, Inc. to provide insight on the future of energy. 

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domestic-energy  energy-policy  hydraulic-fracturing 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted February 24, 2010

A few days ago, two members of Congress launched an investigation into the energy development practice known as hydraulic fracturing. Reps. Henry Waxman (D - Calif.) and Edward Markey (D - Mass.) sent letters to eight hydraulic-fracturing companies to request information on the substances used in the process. 

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