Oil & Gas Middle East

Fracking fluid could become food grade safe – February 20, 2014 Fracking is a contentious issue but green fracking fluid could be the answer. Statistics published by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) predict that world energy consumption will increase from 524 quadrillion btu in 2010 to 630 quadrillion btu in 2020. (more)

Petro Industry News

Non-Binding Guidelines for UK Shale Gas Exploitation – February 14, 2014 Commenting on the publication by the European Commission of non-binding guidelines for shale gas exploitation last week, Chris Faulkner, chief executive of Breitling Energy Corporation and regarded by the US media as the ‘Frack Master’, said: “This is great news for the emerging shale […]

World Finance

‘Frack Master’ Breitling’s Chris Faulkner argues case for shale gas – February 12, 2014 The environmental impact of the shale gas revolution has been hotly debated around the world, and in particular in those countries that are keen to harness the vast potential of this seemingly abundant alternative to crude oil. While governments are eager […]

Providence Journal

Chris Faulkner: Russia’s energy market is running on fumes – February 8, 2014 Russian president Vladmir Putin has won some begrudging admiration for his strategic triumph during the Syria crisis. Let him have his moment. It won’t last long. A new development threatens to rob Putin of a significant part of his international heft. That […]


Former Obama Official Tells 3 Whoppers – February 5, 2014 Fracking has never been an environmental problem. Staff note: We’ve noted where the lies are in Ken Salazar’s statements and added references at the bottom of the article. (more)