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If it can convert natural gas to transportation fuels and commodity chemicals, it could reduce our dependence on oil.
A startup called Siluria thinks it’s solved a mystery that has stymied huge oil companies for decades.
An expert from Shell says that oil companies, with their deep knowledge of geophysics, are well-suited to pioneer carbon capture and storage technology.
GE has demonstrated technology aimed at addressing one of the biggest challenges with fracking: water pollution.
A hydrocarbon-sorting material could replace energy-intensive oil refining steps.
Notable advances in renewable energy pale compared to the impact of shale gas.
The U.S. will still need more big breakthroughs to eliminate the need for imported oil.