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Unemployment falls in just 23 US states as hiring slows

...000 jobs in March, the fewest in a year. The unemployment rate remained 5.5 percent.The cutbacks in oil and gas production have also led to job losses in North Dakota, which had experienced an oil and gas boom since the recession. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-21/unemployment-falls-just-23
Fracking: US requires disclosure of chemicals for oil, gas drilling on public lands

...technique that has sparked an ongoing boom in natural gas production but raised widespread concerns about possible groundwater...burdens that will "complicate and frustrate oil and gas production on federal lands."Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/fracking-us-requires-discl
Macau ranks No. 1 in economic performance among world cities

...growth in economic output per person (2.6 percent) and employment (1.9 percent)."The recent rise in oil and gas production in North America partly explains the success of metropolitan areas like Calgary, Denver, Houston, and Tulsa, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/macau-ranks-no-1-economic-
Exxon sees abundant oil, gas far into future

...overestimating how much oil and gas is accessible in the shale formations that have fueled the U.S. boom in oil and gas production.Ken Cohen, Exxon's government and public affairs chief, says the studies "are not consonant with the facts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-09/exxon-sees-abundant-oil-ga
Exxon, Chevron post higher earnings despite low oil prices

...Exxon said it was on track to increase oil and gas production to the equivalent of 4 million barrels of oil per...reverse years of sliding output. Exxon's oil and gas production fell 4.7 percent in the third quarter from the same...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/exxon-chevron-post-higher-
US stocks plunge, wiping out July's gains

...77.Exxon Mobil stock fell $4.31, or 4.2 percent, to $98.94 after the energy company said that oil and gas production slipped 6 percent in the second quarter, disappointing analysts. Whole Foods Market fell 88 cents, or 2.3 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-31/us-stocks-plunge-wiping-ou
US factory output drops 0.4 percent in August

...which reflected cooler-than-normal temperatures that month. Output in mining, a category that includes oil and gas production, rose 0.5 percent in August after a 0.3 percent drop in July.Paul Dales, senior U.S. economist at Capital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-15/us-factory-output-drops-04
Exxon defies low oil price with refining strength

...global oil prices and lower oil and gas production.Exxon, the biggest U.S...on average.Exxon's oil and gas production fell 4.7 percent compared with...driven mostly by lower natural gas production and the expiration earlier this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/exxon-defies-low-oil-price
What Is It?

...go to the gas station I cuss the Arabs and Mr. Obama for the high price of gas. The U.S. is No. 1 in natural gas production and soon will be No. 1 in oil production, yet Mr. Obama won't approve the Keystone XL pipeline. Thanks, Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-24/what-it
Another clog in the pipeline

...because of shale fracking in North Dakota and Texas. Also, the United States is now the world leader in natural gas production, having overtaken Russia in 2012, again, largely because of fracking.Do we really want to take a step backward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-27/another-clog-pipeline