Frac sand miners cautiously optimistic of US fracking recovery

By William Clarke
Published: Tuesday, 26 January 2021

The resurgence in US oil drilling is continuing unabated, despite a change of policy from the White House.

One of the first steps new US President Joe Biden took after his inauguration was to announce a freeze on new fracking projects conducted on federal land, fulfilling a campaign promise.

Currently most fracking takes place on privately owned land and is unaffected by this measure. Biden's policy also only...

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