Under the Radar

Under the Radar

July 1, 2013

Fracking’s Resilience

With compromise afoot, environmental and political objections to the controversial energy extraction technique are likely to fade.

A casual news consumer might believe that fracking, the extraction of oil and gas by injecting wells with chemical-laced water under high pressure, is on the verge of going absolutely nowhere. Fracking, formally known as hydraulic fracturing, […] Read More

September 1, 2012

Building Green

New metals opportunities as the climate warms

The shifts to lighter, more fuel-efficient motor vehicles and innovations in steelmaking seem to grab most of the attention these days in stories about the metals industry's progress in sustainability. But as housing and commercial […] Read More