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2 Pictures to Explain a Tiny Company's Enormous Opportunity

Brian Stoffel
April 30, 2013

One of the biggest economic stories of the next decade will likely be the fact that America will be producing more oil and natural gas that any country in the world by 2020.

The country is now dotted with large swaths of energy deposits that are being developed.

Source: SEC filing. 

Much of this boom has been made possible through new fracking techniques. But these techniques are at the center of a firestorm regarding the environmental safety and the impact it can have on local ecosystems.

Furthermore, fracking requires enormous amounts of water. Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK) recently estimated that every new well it drilled would require 5 million gallons of water – and because of that, energy prices would likely be