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Borrowing from Equity Markets to Frack For Oil + Lack of Free Cash Flow = UNsustainable just for the US

This article, https://seekingalpha.com/article/4084591-new-darlings-wall-street-folly-oil-fracking-investing, reads….“Unlike the two previous US-made financial bubbles (dot-com and real estate), the ‘frackers bubble’ is having meaningful positive economic effects on the rest of the world, through lower imports and improved international trade balances”. This all important … Continue reading

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Shale oil supplies at risk w/decline curve-US 2 B more dependent on conventional foreign oil

PERFECT STORM=U S shale oil supplies peter out/need replenishing + US CAN’T AFFORD TO FRACK = dependency on foreign oil…..and could be just months away! Halliburton said in a Q4 conference call …“It (the world) might be using less than supply at the moment, but that moment … Continue reading

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Heat Treat Foreign Piping and U get to say “Made in the USA”

This really nice guy that I met in the hotel lobby in Midland TX (when my son had an All State Choir competition) innocently told me this… The tubing can be manufactured in another county, but so long as it … Continue reading

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NG storage refill shortfall prompts caution – yet foreign investments surge

10/28/14 http://www.plasticsnews.com/article/20141027/NEWS/141029734/sasol-to-build-8-1-billion-petrochemical-complex-in-louisiana “South African firm has given the final OK for a massive petrochemical project in Louisiana. Johannesburg-based Sasol will spend $8.1 billion to develop an ethane cracker and six petrochemical plants in Lake Charles, officials said in an Oct. 27 … Continue reading

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25% of CHK & KWK Barnett Shale ASSets $old to foreign interests-so much for energy independence

BYE BYE American Owned Energy Independence …. Ooops another reason to “drill baby drill” jus’ flew the coop! QUICKSILVER ANNOUNCES SALE TO TOKYO GAS OF 25% INTEREST IN BARNETT SHALE ASSETS “On March 29, 2013, Quicksilver Resources Inc. (KWK) announced … Continue reading

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It is UN american to promote natural gas with States Grants Available for Funding

state-grants-available-for-natural.html  I recall this reporter doing a story on Aubrey McLendon’s call for the fruition of his dream, the holy grail, …to get all vehicles on natural gas.  Then Arlington starts trying to convert the garbage trucks to run on the … Continue reading

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