Dec 10, 2012 Pennsylvania's state colleges have been hit hard by budget cuts. Now the state is allowing natural-gas drilling on campuses to raise money for the system.
Sep 18, 2012 A fracking-fueled job boom has erupted in parts of the U.S. and wages of gas workers have increased. But in New York fracking is banned. That hasn’t stopped an upstate New York school from offering training courses for work in gas fields, because many expect Gov. Andrew Cuomo to lift the ban.
Sep 14, 2012 Disney World finally turns on the tap, and Halliburton puts out "Lost" signs for a radioactive probe its lost in west Texas.
Kate Archer Kent
May 30, 2012 A new survey suggests “fracking” terminology may need an image overhaul.
May 4, 2012 Companies will have to disclose the chemicals they use to force oil and gas out of the ground. But only after they extract them, not beforehand.
May 1, 2012 The U.S. Secretary of the Interior talks about new efforts to bring tourism to boost jobs and about the department's new partnership with the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Agency.
Elizabeth Wynne Johnson
Apr 18, 2012 The U.S. Geological Survey says a "remarkable" increase of earthquakes in the U.S. mid-continent since 2001 is "almost certainly" the result of oil and gas production. How will these findings impact the fracking industry?
Apr 12, 2012 The price of gasoline is skyrocketing in the U.S. -- so why is natural gas at its lowest price in years?
Mar 2, 2012 The huge shale gas deposit is a big deal for global energy markets.