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Oklahoma oilman Harold Hamm and his company Continental Resources have been an industry leader in: a) developing the energy-rich Bakken oil field, and b) introducing the advanced drilling technologies including hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling that have created an energy … read more
From a recent news report: “London’s Metropolitan police said they had arrested 16 people since Friday for illegal reselling of Olympics tickets, as Games organizers said they were investigating why scores of seats were empty at some events yesterday.” MP: … read more
A few weeks ago, I attended the “Big Screen Energy: Fracking Film Festival” in Washington, D.C., where trailers for three energy documentary films were featured. Those trailers appear below, and here’s a fact-filled energy brochure that was available at the … read more
Leader-Telegram — “A new industry continues to rise — quite literally — from the ground in west-central Wisconsin. Officials from 12 regional counties reported the area now has a total of 52 silica sand mines that are either operating or … read more
The chart above shows annualized growth rates for: a) the quarterly, non-government, private-sector components of real GDP (personal consumption expenditures, gross private domestic investment, and net exports), see blue bars in chart, and b) the quarterly component of real GDP … read more