US Oil and Gas Will Surge for Years, Firm Projects

The West Texas sky silhouettes a Linn Energy pumpjack in the Permian basin. (Linn Energy) Eagle Ford Shale production will jump 50 percent this year, hitting an average 844,000 barrels per day,  according to an analysis by research and consulting firm Wood Mackenzie. And despite slumping natural gas prices, the northeast United States will double gas…