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New Technologies Increase Production

The world’s petroleum supplies could increase six-fold in the coming years to 10.2 trillion BBLS, according to a report by market research firm Lux Research. Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is […]

October 28, 2013

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Oil and Gas Royalty Income Taxes

What tax deductions are available to oil and gas royalty owners?  The Federal Income Tax Code provides deductions that encourage exploration, development, and extraction of fuels from domestic oil and […]

November 20, 2012

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What are mineral rights?

What are Mineral Rights?

In most countries of the world all mineral resources belong to the government. This includes all valuable rocks, minerals, oil or gas found on or within the Earth. In the […]

August 24, 2012

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Horizontal Drilling

Fracking Fears Unfounded

Dr. Mohamed Soliman, a Professor of Petroleum at Texas Tech University, says the concerns over hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, are unfounded. “Hydraulic fracturing is not a new thing. It has […]

July 25, 2012

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