The environmental impact of "fracking," the drilling technology largely responsible for America's boom in oil and gas production, are hotly contested. Consequences like water contamination have been established, but often it is not clear if they were directly caused by fracking or the result of sloppy drilling practices.
To help cut through the claims and counterclaims, here are a few of the issues debated in the scientific discussion about fracking.
A dramatic shift in how energy is being produced and consumed around the world could lead to far-reaching changes in the geopolitical order.
CNBC's annual study measures all 50 states on more than 60 different metrics.
The International Paris Air Show is celebrating its 52nd anniversary this year with the big movers and shakers in the aerospace and defense industry all attending the event.
International business and political leaders gather in Dalian, China for the 2017 instalment of the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions.
Putin recently declared Russia's economic woes as being over, but economists say oil is still weak.
Jim Cramer looks to the stocks and events on his radar next week, including a meeting at Cisco and a key Fed report.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s biggest test will be whether or not he can satisfy the kingdom's appetite for jobs.