Cathy Proctor – Reporter-Denver Business Journal
Horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing have changed the nation’s energy supplies so dramatically that now people are pushing to export domestic oil and natural gas internationally, Gale Norton, a former U.S. Secretary of the Interior, said at an oil and gas conference Wednesday.
That’s a big change from a decade ago when many worried that the American oil and gas industry would dry up completely.
Norton opened up the two-day “Clean Frac’ing 3” conference at Colorado’s Beaver Creek resort, organized by Houston-based The Petroleum Connection. The conference drew about 100 oil and gas executives to hear about the technology and public relations facets of fracking. Continue reading “Oil and gas bounty from fracking leads to debate over exports, conference told” »