Sand is an important material used in fracking for oil and gas. When prices dive and oil companies cut costs, sand mines shut down.
The Atlantic Coast Pipeline is the subject of a U.S. Supreme Court case to be heard Monday.
Analysts have raised questions about the limits of shale oil wells in the United States.
Natural gas companies are struggling, in large part because the prices they’re selling at are so low.
The market for McCulloch County sand has been drying up.
The Permian Basin is now far from the preserve of the independent producer.
A combinations of dense traffic and time-pressed truckers has led to a spike in fatal crashes.
Drilling company contends with protests as minor earthquakes trigger delays.
Author of "Saudi America," Bethany McLean tells us about why the key ingredient in fracking is capital, not chemicals.