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Will Football Survive the Leftist Assault?

Colin Kaepernick may or may not have known what he would start. Though certainly ideologically to the left, Kaepernick probably didn’t think his little stunt during the national anthem last year was that big of a deal. He just wanted everyone to see that he knows America was founded unjustly by racist people of European…

Reusing produced water becoming more economical in the Permian

New research from the University of Texas at Austin found that recycling produced water from hydraulic fracturing in the Permian Basin can reduce the need for large upfront water requirements and potentially reduce seismic earthquakes caused by reinjecting the water into geologic formations. The study—conducted by the university’s Bureau of Economic Geology—was published this month…

Patterson-UTI adds directional drilling to expand unconventionals

Texas-based oil and gas drilling contractor Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. has agreed to acquire MS Energy Services, a directional drilling company founded in Conroe, Texas. Through the acquisition, Patterson-UTI will gain a strong group of employees and a suite of in-house technologies developed by MS Energy. According to Andy Hendricks, CEO of Patterson-UTI, MS Energy has…

Economies of Shale

The upstream industry loves a good dust-up. From crashing oil prices to Saudi over-production, the past two years have tested that tenacity like never before. The scraps have come thick and fast. But where the boom years saw a frenzied battle to see who could out-drill and out-spend rivals, the days of luxury camps feeding…

Finkel Fails

Dr Finkel, grandly titled as “Australia’s Chief Scientist”, was paid by tax payers to produce: “A Review into the Future Security of the National Electricity Market”. This report has been studied and is rated “FAIL”. It Fails in Science It Fails Electricity Consumers It Fails Australia But Green Energy Promotors are Delighted. Substantiation of this…