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Fracking revolution that’s made the U.S. the top global oil producer is boosting the economy — and keeping emissions down

Jeffry Bartash
Fracking revolution that’s made the U.S. the top global oil producer is boosting the economy — and keeping emissions down

Even as America grabbles with its love-hate relationship with fossil fuels, the ongoing fracking revolution that’s turned the U.S. into the leading global oil producer is shoring up the economy — and helping to tame carbon emissions, too.