George P. Mitchell, Volume 26: Fracking, Sustainability, and an Unorthodox Quest to Save the Planet

Loren C. Steffy (Author)

Product Details

Texas A&M University Press
Publish Date
September 30, 2019
6.3 X 9.5 X 1.2 inches | 1.45 pounds

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About the Author

LOREN C. STEFFY is the author of Drowning in Oil: BP and the Reckless Pursuit of Profit and The Man Who Thought Like a Ship. A former business columnist for the Houston Chronicle and a four-time finalist for the Gerald Loeb Award for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism, Steffy is a writer-at-large for Texas Monthly. He has appeared on CNBC, Fox Business, MSNBC, the BBC, and the PBS Newshour.


"In the rich history of America's oil and gas industry, there are some truly transformative figures, and George Mitchell is one of them. Because of his innovative spirit, America will remain one of the great energy super powers for decades to come. Loren Steffy is a respected journalist who captures his spirit and legacy in great detail." --T. Boone Pickens--T. Boone Pickens
"Loren Steffy brings a reporter's practiced eye and an all-too-rare even handedness to the rich story of George Mitchell's life. Famed as the pioneer of fracking, Steffy also chronicles Mitchell the sustainable community developer and the intricacies of his character that made this combination possible. Readers will be rewarded with a deeper understanding of the fracking revolution, why Houston both attracts and repels as a city, and what a life 'well lived' looks like today."--Stephen Arbogast, Director, Kenan Flagler Energy Center University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill--Stephen Arbogast