oil and gas

Fracking Is Elevating Levels of Radioactivity Downwind

Fracking Is Elevating Levels of Radioactivity Downwind

Hydraulic fracturing has been a big topic of the upcoming presidential election. Biden has refused to ban it, Trump has said he’ll expand it hugely. Well, a new Harvard study suggests that the drilling practice is even more dangerous than we previously thought.

States Are Closing Oil Rigs at an Alarming Rate

States Are Closing Oil Rigs at an Alarming Rate

The pandemic has dramatically decreased demand for oil and gas, and a new analysis shows producers are responding to the dip. Companies are idling the tools that help them tap fossil fuels under the Earth, slowing exploration down.