What are the Russians hoping to achieve by using social media to disrupt U.S. energy markets and policies? David Holt, president of the Consumer Energy Alliance, provides North American Shale with his perspective on a recent House committee report. …read more
The energy sector – and oil field services in particular – is changing and reacting to news every day. Check here often as we post the latest news and insight of importance to the industry.
In its first earnings call as a public company, Liberty Oilfield Services’ executive team explained its recent accomplishments, expectations for full-year 2018 and the general state of the frack market. …read more
Texas-based Smart Sand Inc. is expanding in North Dakota’s Bakken shale oil play. After announcing the processing capacity expansion of its Oakdale, Wisconsin frack sand mine early this year, Smart Sand will spend $15 million in the Bakken. …read more
Chevron Phillips Chemical has begun operating what it bills as one of the largest, most efficient ethane crackers in the world along the Texas Gulf Coast. Company CEO Mark Lashier says the U.S. shale revolution created the need for the facility. …read more
Hallador Energy Co. is turning its coal mining expertise towards the frack sand industry. The Denver-based coal mining company that operates in Indiana and was formerly an E&P, is looking to turn $4 million into an in-basin frack sand operation. …read more