October 2018 NEWS

As oil and gas exports surge, West Texas becomes the world's "extraction colony"

MIDLAND, Texas — Drilling booms have come and gone in this oil town for nearly a century. But the frenzy gripping it now is different. Overwhelming. Drilling rigs tower over suburban backyards. There’s a housing crunch so severe that rents are up 30 percent in the last year alone.... Read More >

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