Pittsburgh International Airport Has Gas

The evening plane rises up from the runway, over constellations of light. Those iconic words were sung by Rush in the 1989 classic “Presto.” Neil Peart was referring to houses,...

Demand for Sand is so Fracking High

Tuck you in, warm within. Keep you free from sin. Till the sandman he comes. Those iconic words were sung by Metallica in the 1991 classic, “Enter Sandman.” The folklore...

Quake, Rattle, and Roll

Live in a rural area? Enjoy the serene and pristine beauty around you? Clearly, anyone would. Do you start sweating each time that low rumble begins and your house starts...

Fracking Will Kill Your Beer

“Yeah, I’ll have a cold, frothy pint of hydrochloric acid.”  You’re not likely to hear this at the neighborhood bar, and beer and wine makers are aiming to keep it...

US Oil Production Hits 28 Year High

Citing the use of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and horizontal drilling, Bloomberg announced that the US crude oil output peaked at a 28 year high last week. The shale boom in...

Recent Fracking Support Has Fractivists Nervous

Hydraulic fracturing (fracking) is a hot topic. There has never been a middle ground on the technology; people are either for it or against it. Was Charles Schumer Too Honest?...

Fracking Officials Admit Production Fatal to Locals

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, has been a topic surrounded by extreme controversy since its introduction. The practice of shooting chemical-filled water into the ground to release natural gas prompts the…

Terry Pegula: A Fracking Billionaire

Bottom Line The controversial oil and natural gas industry made Terry Pegula a rich man. Through knowledge, hard work, good timing, and foresight, he became profitable in a time when…