US Shales

Exclusives

The unconventional revolution is making a big impact, bringing benefits along with concerns. 

Oil and gas corporations show that they are good corporate citizens while debates over safety and efficacy of hydraulic fracturing and methane are ongoing.

Domestic fields will add an unprecedented 1.1 million barrels a day of output this year and another 963,000 in 2015, raising production to the most since 1970, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.