Local experts say in just a few short years, the United States will produce more oil than Saudi Arabia. But, some of the technological advances that boost production are often controversial in our communities– for example: fracking.
Retail gasoline prices have taken a tumble this week across Texas.
Oil has lived in harmony with farmland and cattle across Texas, a symbiosis nurtured for generations and built on an honor code that allowed agriculture to thrive while oil was extracted.
The two presidential candidates were asked a question by CBS Local about Obamacare vs. Romneycare and asked them to talk about the similarities or differences between the two plans.
Today on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?
Americans continually hear that the president of the United States can do nothing about gas prices. John Hofmeister says that isn’t true. The doubled gas prices could have been avoided but no one in a political position who can do anything about the prices wants to do anything.
Oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens and his fourth wife, Madeleine, are filing for divorce.
The City of Dallas is offering residents a free ticket to the State Fair of Texas, as long as you you don’t mind a little grease.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Energy companies have reoccupied nearly 400 of the production platforms in the Gulf of Mexico that were abandoned in advance of Hurricane Isaac, though oil production remains almost entirely shut down. […]
As a rule, gasoline prices typically begin to fall after Labor Day, but Isaac may put a kink in that.
Both city officials and residents of Farmersville in Collin County are concerned over the proposed new use of a 36 year old oil and natural gas pipeline.
Critics of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, believe it harms the environment. Industry leaders insist it is safe.