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Having your own energy sources is an important weapon in the world economy. Since 2013, the United States has made important foes of fossil-rich opponents like Saudi Arabia important in extracting shale gas and shale oil from its own soil. The price for a barrel of crude oil fell from 100 to less than $50. The Texan shale producers who survived this price tag are the new heroes of the United States. Under president Donald Trump, the shale cowboys are striving to help Europe to become independent. On research in Trumpland. Original title: Schaliecowboys Schale stone was considered worthless by the oil and gas industry in the past. They passed through on their way to expensive oil and gas that lay deeper. Until a small Texan gas company found a way in the late 1990's to win gas from hard-sh...
The US push to secure domestic gas supplies has seen a desperate scramble to drill into the Marcellus Shale formation. But the process involved - hydraulic fracturing - is now the focus of a bitter dispute over environmental damage and community rights, as the Ecologist Film Unit reports. To read the investigation that goes with this film: http://bit.ly/fiVXCL
As the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) wrestles with production cuts to bolster oil prices, US shale oil producers are boosting production. Energy analysts said wells that were not profitable a year ago are making money now, hobbling OPEC's efforts. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Watch CGTN Live: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2-Aq7f_BwE Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Pinterest: https://www.pinterest...
The US shale oil revolution has had an unexpected effect of ridding the country of its dependence on Africa's oil. Energy Aspects' Amrita Sen tells the FT's Javier Blas why the continent has been the hardest hit by the shale boom. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube; http://goo.gl/vUQx5k Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes
DeJong, J., and Boulanger, R. W. (2000). "An introduction to drilling and sampling in geotechnical practice -- 2nd Edition." An instructional video, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis. http://cee.engr.ucdavis.edu/faculty/boulanger/Video.html
► Watch 'Opec and the outlook for the oil price' and more on FT.com: http://on.ft.com/2pbMPOo The FT's Anjli Raval reports on how the outlook for oil is being shaped by a tug of war between Opec plus a group of producers who recently agreed to curb output, and a resurgent US shale industry that is increasing production ► Subscribe to FT.com here: http://on.ft.com/2eZZoLI ► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes
According to CBS Philadelphia, sources say that federal officials are set to announce corruption charges against Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams. Investigators began an investigation of Williams' personal and political finances in August of 2015, uncovering a series of ethics violations, including failure to disclose over 150 thousand dollars in gifts and income. A press conference is scheduled this afternoon and will include officials from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for New Jersey, and the FBI Special Agent in Charge from the Philadelphia division, among others. No statement has been made as to what the charges brought against Williams will be. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/philadelphia-da-seth-williams-to-face-federal-corruption-charges/ http://www.wochit.com This video was p...
State investigators say there was minimal environmental damage from an explosion that sparked a large fire and injured three workers Wednesday night at a Marcellus Shale natural gas well site in Independence Township, Washington County.