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Many believe the US is on the brink of a new industrial age, as it benefits from a recent energy boom. Here we look at the major components of hydraulic fracturing, its environmental implications, and its impact on the US and global economies

Shale gas extraction explained

Many believe the US is on the brink of a new industrial age, as it benefits from a recent energy boom. Here we look at the major components of hydraulic fracturing, its environmental implications, and its impact on the US and global economies

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Energy A new IPCC report outlines the impacts of climate change to date and the opportunities for risk reduction

UN climate change report highlights

A new IPCC report outlines the impacts of climate change to date and the opportunities for risk reduction

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Energy Businesses need to stay open and people need to keep warm. But should energy prices be kept low just because consumers are feeling the pinch, or should profits be protected before people?

The case for and against energy price caps

Businesses need to stay open and people need to keep warm. But should energy prices be kept low just because consumers are feeling the pinch, or should profits be protected before people?

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Energy While the shale revolution might threaten OPEC’s leadership in the oil and gas sector, it will bring increased stability and productivity to the industry as a whole

US trade to benefit from shale boom

While the shale revolution might threaten OPEC’s leadership in the oil and gas sector, it will bring increased stability and productivity to the industry as a whole

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Energy Although the benefits of woodland carbon capture are far from immediate, the method is a great way for businesses to give a little back to the environment and invest in long-term sustainability

Woodland carbon capture: a carbon offsetting scheme with a difference

Although the benefits of woodland carbon capture are far from immediate, the method is a great way for businesses to give a little back to the environment and invest in long-term sustainability

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Energy There’s a mine of black gold beneath the Arctic – enough oil and gas to keep the world going for decades. Extreme weather conditions and infrastructural insufficiencies mean it’s near impossible to reach. But that hasn’t stopped people trying

The ice race: oil giants vie to be first to tap into Arctic black gold

There’s a mine of black gold beneath the Arctic – enough oil and gas to keep the world going for decades. Extreme weather conditions and infrastructural insufficiencies mean it’s near impossible to reach. But that hasn’t stopped people trying

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Energy Tethys Petroleum is leading the way when it comes to exploring the potential resources of Georgia’s Maikop shale region. The New Economy interviews Tethys Petroleum Executive Chairman and President Dr David Robson on the viability of fracking in the country

Tethys Petroleum explores shale opportunities in Georgia

Tethys Petroleum is leading the way when it comes to exploring the potential resources of Georgia’s Maikop shale region. The New Economy interviews Tethys Petroleum Executive Chairman and President Dr David Robson on the viability of fracking in the country

Energy The New Economy talks to Dr David Robson of Tethys Petroleum, one of the major oil and gas companies in Central Asia, about the opportunities the region presents for oil exploration

Dr David Robson on oil and gas in Central Asia | Tethys Petroleum | Video

The New Economy talks to Dr David Robson of Tethys Petroleum, one of the major oil and gas companies in Central Asia, about the opportunities the region presents for oil exploration

Energy As solar capacity picks up pace throughout the US, we take a look at last year’s top five solar states, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association

Top five solar states in the US

As solar capacity picks up pace throughout the US, we take a look at last year’s top five solar states, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association

Energy New Holland’s innovative products and state-of-the-art agricultural solutions help farmers improve the efficiency and sustainability of their farms. It means they can do more with less and turn farms into profitable businesses

New Holland Agriculture on the path to zero carbon farming

New Holland’s innovative products and state-of-the-art agricultural solutions help farmers improve the efficiency and sustainability of their farms. It means they can do more with less and turn farms into profitable businesses

Energy Europe’s ageing power infrastructures are a hamper to its economic recovery. Eltel Group, winner of our award for Best Smart Grid Company, Europe, 2014, is helping shape the future of the continent’s infranets

Eltel Group: powering Europe’s infranets for a smarter recovery

Europe’s ageing power infrastructures are a hamper to its economic recovery. Eltel Group, winner of our award for Best Smart Grid Company, Europe, 2014, is helping shape the future of the continent’s infranets

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Energy Large-scale dams provide regions with irrigation and electricity, but have been criticised for their huge costs. The New Economy looks at the world’s biggest

Top 5 Mega Dams: were they worth the cost?

Large-scale dams provide regions with irrigation and electricity, but have been criticised for their huge costs. The New Economy looks at the world’s biggest

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Energy Hot on the heels of Hyundai's announcement to release its first electric car in 2016, we take a look back at the industry’s greatest electric motors

Top 5 electric cars

Hot on the heels of Hyundai’s announcement to release its first electric car in 2016, we take a look back at the industry’s greatest electric motors

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