Fracking gives back much more energy than it takes

When advocates on either side argue for or against hydraulic fracturing, the debate usually centers around the economic benefits versus the environmental risks. One new study published in the Journal of Industrial Ecology takes a slightly different look, projecting whether fracking is a winning proposition when it comes to the energy invested in the process. Read more »

Direct Participation Oil Investments [INFOGRAPHIC]

Direct Participation Oil Investments Investing in oil has always been a good alternative, but it can be difficult for regular investors to realize the dramatic profits seen by the companies that actually produce the hydrocarbons. The solution for many people has been to look past traditional investments and instead go straight to the source for […] Read more »