Frac Sand Shortage Threatens Shale Boom

Higher drilling costs could threaten the recent surge in United States shale production.  Halliburton said last week that its earnings could be negatively impacted because of bottlenecks related to the supply of frac sand used in shale drilling. The Wa…

Tesla Has Been Cryptojacked

Hackers have infiltrated a public cloud environment owned by Tesla Inc and have cryptojacked it to mine cryptocurrency, a Cloud Security Intelligence (CSI) team at cybersecurity startup RedLock said on Tuesday. “Hackers not only gained unauthorized acc…

U.S. Crude Exports Hit A Major Milestone

“There could not be a better time to offer this service as domestic production surpasses 10 million barrels per day in the ever-dynamic global crude oil market,” Tom Shaw, president of the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP) said on Sunday as the first …

Robo-Taxi Set For Arizona Rollout

Waymo, a unit of Alphabet, is set to launch a ride-sharing service similar to Uber, but with no human driver behind the wheel. Officials in Arizona granted Waymo a permit to operate as a transportation network company (TNC) across the state on January …