natural gas


What's the 'fracking' problem? May be its name

May 30, 2012
A new survey suggests “fracking” terminology may need an image overhaul.
Posted In: fracking, natural gas, drilling

Chesapeake Energy at the crossroads

May 23, 2012
The giant Oklahoma natural gas company and its charismatic CEO Aubrey McClendon face an uncertain future.
Posted In: Chesapeake Energy, natural gas, Aubrey McClendon, oklahoma city

T. Boone Pickens: 'Natural gas has been a disaster'

May 21, 2012
Billionaire investor T. Boone Pickens explains why he recently left natural gas producer Chesapeake Energy, and what he thinks of a federal energy policy in the United States.
Posted In: T. Boone Pickens, natural gas, alternative energy

Chesapeake Energy stock continues to fall

May 17, 2012
The nation's second largest natural gas company, Chesapeake Energy, has seen its stock plummet almost 40 percent this year. And this week it's been borrowing billions of dollars at high interest rates just to make ends meet.
Posted In: Chesapeake Energy, natural gas

Natural gas use high, price remains low

May 8, 2012
U.S. utility companies are burning a record amount of natural gas. But the price is still stuck near 10-year lows.
Posted In: natural gas

The sinking price of natural gas

Apr 12, 2012
Anyone who’s filled up a gas tank recently would probably conclude there’s not enough supply and there’s too much demand, that’s why it costs almost $4 on average a gallon nationwide to fill up your tank. But when it comes to natural gas the supply demand problem is just the opposite.
Posted In: natural gas, demand

Natural gas prices drop to lowest level in a decade

Apr 12, 2012
The price of gasoline is skyrocketing in the U.S. -- so why is natural gas at its lowest price in years?
Posted In: fracking, natural gas

We're running out of room to store natural gas

Apr 9, 2012
Natural gas is housed in underground salt caverns, depleted oil fields and aquifers. And the glut of gas means they are filling up too fast.
Posted In: natural gas, weather

Natural gas prices hit 10-year lows

Mar 30, 2012
The changing natural gas market is forcing big changes to the U.S. economy.
Posted In: natural gas

New Chinese gas estimate remixes global energy song

Mar 2, 2012
The huge shale gas deposit is a big deal for global energy markets.
Posted In: natural gas, China, fracking