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Friday Energy Facts: Growth in US Hydrocarbon Production from Shale Resources Driven by Drilling Efficiency

March 14, 2014 by U.S. EIA: Today in Energy

Hydrocarbon Production

The productivity of oil and natural gas wells is steadily increasing, and doing so in many basins across the United States, because of the increasing precision and efficiency of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing in oil and natural gas extraction.[read more]