[HOUSTON] WaterBridge Holdings LLC, a US company that handles water for the fracking industry, is scooping up more infrastructure in the Permian Basin, this time from private equity-backed...

[DENVER] The companies that provide sand for hydraulic fracturing operations are the latest casualties of shale industry cutbacks as low oil prices and demands for higher investor returns stunt...

[LONDON] Shares in British shale gas explorers fell on Monday morning after the government announced at the weekend that it is imposing a moratorium on fracking.

[LONDON] The controversial process of "fracking" will be halted in England due to the risks of triggering earthquakes when trying to tap shale gas reserves, the British government announced...

[WASHINGTON] Carbon dioxide appears to be more efficient than water for hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, to extract oil and natural gas, according to a study led by scientists in China published...

[LONDON] Britain could safely raise the limit for tremors at gas fracking sites to three times their current level, two seismologists said on Tuesday.

[LONDON] Last fall an energy company began a hydraulic fracturing operation in northwest England that it hoped would be a milestone in creating a new, domestic source of natural gas for Britain —...

[LONDON] Britain has rejected the case for a relaxation of fracking regulations despite warnings that the current system is "strangling" the industry, the Financial Times reported on...

THE parade of trailer trucks rolling through Jay Butler's dusty ranch is a precursor to a new fracking boom on the vast federal lands of Wyoming and across the West....