Approval permits for fracking in Southern Illinois have not moved forward due to the delayed release of drilling rules from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, according to The Chicago Tribune.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration projects home heating costs to decline this winter due to increased natural gas production.
In a move to shed light on the internal workings at a frac site and gain public trust, the drilling company Baker Hughes is now making the details of its fracking chemicals available online, according The Associated Press.
New England may have two new pipelines coming its way in the next few years as the Access Northeast and the Northeast Energy Direct projects are currently being planned and submitted for review to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, according to Bloomberg News.
The oil and gas industry has made technological advances in the last decade that have made the extraction and production of resources more efficient and abundant.