SHALE Magazine
Shale Oil & Gas Business Magazine is a publication that showcases the dynamic impact of the Texas energy industry. The mission of SHALE is to promote economic growth and business opportunities and to further the general understanding of how the energy industry contributes to the economic well-being of Texas and the United States as a whole. Shale’s distribution includes industry leaders and businesses, service workers, entrepreneurs and the public at large.

Oil and gas economy up 25 percent!

WICHITA FALLS—Oil and gas producers in Texas kicked off the New Year with a bang, propelling the Texas Petro Index upward for the 14th straight month by continuing to increase production in response to higher wellhead prices.  At 192.7 in…

Oil, Gas, Coal Dominate U.S. Energy Mix

Even though renewable energy has been the darling of state and federal governments for more than a decade, the old fossil fuels – oil, natural gas and coal – continue to generate most of America’s energy. Fossil fuels have provided more…

President Trump Holds Energy Week

President Donald J. Trump gets it.  He understands that domestic energy creates power; power not only to heat and cool our homes and fuel our transportation needs, but power to ignite America’s economy and increase our national security.…

Crude Oil Pricing Can Be Confusing

The factors contributing to the price of crude oil have confused many seasoned observers for years. Generally, supply and demand have been the most important considerations. For example, when there is an oversupply, prices decline, which…

U.S. Petroleum Exports Increase

The business of exporting petroleum products from the U.S. is growing at a record pace, and the future looks bright. U.S. exports of crude oil and petroleum products during January and February, the most current figures available,…

Natural Gas Gets Good News

Two important events that occurred last week have the potential to impact natural gas supplies significantly in the future. First, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) increased by more than 300 percent its assessment of natural gas…
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