Items Tagged with 'downturn'


Can't Pay For 'Texas Miracle' With Cheap Oil, Gas

Summer's sweltering temperatures are on their way to the Lone Star State, but the "Texas Miracle" -- until recently driven mainly by the state's oil/natural gas industry -- is on ice, the Austin-based Texas Taxpayers and Research Association said in a new report. Read More

Experts See Appalachian Gas Demand Lagging In Near-Term

With the downturn in global oil prices and the glut of natural gas that continues to flood domestic markets and hold down prices, there remain significant concerns about demand for Appalachian gas in coming years, according to several experts that spoke at an industry conference in Pittsburgh last month. Read More