Nearly 40 years ago, when the first oil price shock from the Middle East and OPEC disrupted the American economy, North Carolina and Appalachia briefly became an oil and gas frontier. Following…Continue
SOCORRO, N.M. January 10, 2012 – As oil companies deploy hundreds of wells in northeast Pennsylvania to tap into the lucrative “shale gas” deposits, many are weighing the environmental impacts, the…Continue
January 12-13, 2012, Lea County Event Center, Hobbs, NM, EnergyPlex Conference Series 2012HOBBS, N.M., Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On January 12 and 13, the Economic Development…Continue
In this video and podcast, renowned Energy expert Dr. Daniel Fine speaks on the geopolitics of shale Gas, the 2012 elections, and Hydraulic fracturing. In doing so, Dr. Fine successfully takes on the opposition to energy independence for the United States...
Dr. Daniel I. Fine works with the New Mexico Center for Energy Policy. He is a longtime research associate at the Mining and Minerals Resources Institute, MIT. Fine is also a policy adviser on non conventional oil and gas. He is…
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Dr Fine writes "Nearly 40 years ago, when the first oil price shock from the Middle East and OPEC disrupted the American economy, North Carolina and Appalachia briefly became an oil and gas frontier. Following geological investigations, Chevron drilled an exploratory well in the Deep River Basin beneath Lee County, N.C. Oil was discovered at 5,000 feet, but it contained excessive paraffin and Chevron plugged the well.
Why is North Carolina not yet a site for drilling rigs, mud and…Continue