More than 10 years on from the early days of the US shale boom, bankruptcy risks are rising across the sector. The FT's US energy editor, Derek Brower, reports on what weak oil prices and tightening access to credit are doing to the outlook for some producers. 

Further reading:

Bankruptcy risks rise for US shale (paywall)

US energy sector, shunned by investors, has ‘Pearl Harbor’ moment (paywall)

Chesapeake Energy raises doubt over its ability to survive (paywall)

The US shale revolution (paywall)

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