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10.11.13

Oil and gas jobs soar to new milestone

The U.S. oil and gas industry added new jobs faster than the total private sector during the year that ended in June, jumping 2.6 percent over the previous year and pushing the industry’s roster past 1 million jobs nationwide, according to a new report.

 

10.10.13

Texas on track to be among world's largest oil producers

Drilling and production in Texas continues to rise, putting the state on track to be among the world's largest producers of oil by the end of the decade, a Texas regulator told a Houston audience Monday.

 

10.09.13

Shale industry development creating excitement in Mon Valley

Joy M. Ruff is excited about the economic opportunities that Marcellus shale is creating in the region -- and believes everyone should be.

 

10.08.13

Photos: Transformation in the Bakken

This collection of aerial images shows the start of a transformation of the North Dakota landscape as dramatic production is realized from the Bakken oil formation.

 

10.02.13

TJ McGarvey, Veteran of Vietnam War, Speaks in Suport of KXL

Speaking as a Veteran of the Vietnam War, Pittsburgh native and member of Vets4Energy, TJ McGarvey, asked that America no longer send it's sons and daughters overseas to protect other nation's energy resources. "Instead," McGarvey told the gathering, "we ought to be exploiting our own resources here at home."

 

10.01.13

The solution to carbon emissions is already here: natural gas

The benefits accruing to natural gas don't stop with lower carbon intensity.

 

10.01.13

7 signs of a safety culture in the Marcellus Shale (Video)

Since 2007, when activity in the Marcellus Shale got underway, operators have raised the bar for health and safety, said Laura Helmrich-Rhodes, associate professor of safety sciences at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

 

09.27.13

New York City Air Quality The Best In 50 Years

Breathe easy: New York City's air quality has reached the cleanest levels in more than 50 years, according to a statement released by the mayor's office on Thursday. Mayor Michael Bloomberg attributed the transformative results to his 2007 project, PlaNYC, an initiative aimed at creating sustainable green reforms around the city from better air quality to more affordable housing.

 

09.27.13

Helms: State’s daily oil production will double by ’17

North Dakota’s daily oil production will double to 1.6 million barrels by 2017, Department of Mineral Resources Director Lynn Helms said in a taped address to oil county and industry folks Thursday.

 

09.26.13

Powered by oil and gas, U.S. energy production is on the rise

Though many Americans apparently don’t realize it, the U.S. is producing considerably more of its own energy. Last year the U.S. generated a record 79.1 quadrillion Btu (British thermal units) domestically, nearly 14% more energy than in 2005, largely due to increased production of oil and natural gas.

 
 
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