When it takes up to four million pounds of sand to frack a single well, it’s no wonder that demand is outpacing supply and frack sand producers are becoming the biggest behind-the-scenes beneficiaries of the American oil and gas boom.
Demand is exploding for “frac sand”--a durable, high-purity
The debate over which energy storage technology will prove to be the best in the long-term is woefully misguided.
Many technologies have been tested in the field or been fully installed, but their real-world applications have created constant questions around a number of fixed themes: the
Yet that’s exactly what has happened; and it’s not just Saudi Arabia that has been left in North America’s
Recent research by Climate Central gives us an idea of what summer will feel like in the year 2100 if current emission trends continue. The study projects the high summer temperatures, the average of the daily maximum temperatures for the months of June, July and August, for 1001 cities in the
NASA demonstrates successful unmanned lander under onboard computer guidance
By Steven Siceloff, NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, Fla. A test flight of new guidance system on Morpheus was successful on April 24, 2014. A set of sensors to mapped out a 65-yard square