Lithuania Environment Minister Questions Need for Shale Gas Exploration
In 2012, Lithuanian geologists told the government that the country had significant reserves of shale gas. The government immediately announced a tender for hydrocarbon exploration and production and only one company took part in it, US energy giant ...
Measuring the heck out of shale gas leakage in Texas
The process of hydraulic fracturing (or “fracking”) shales to extract oil and natural gas has lowered prices and displaced some coal with cleaner-burning natural gas in the US. However, some of the methane we're extracting also escapes from oil and gas ...
DCNR Releases Update to Shale Gas Monitoring Report | GantDaily.com
“Our Bureau of Forestry continues to provide updated information on the shale-gas industry and its effect on state forestlands, focusing most recently on infrastructure and associated acreages in its core shale-gas state forest districts,” Dunn said.
Another shale gas firm exits
In June, ConocoPhillips – the last remaining US firm in Polish shale gas - announced its departure from three concessions in Poland. Earlier the same decision had been by ExxonMobil, Marathon Oil and Chevron, Talisman Energy, Total and Italy's ENI.
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No commercial shale gas drilling in the Netherlands until 2020 - Lexology
On 10 July 2015, the Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs, Mr Kamp, published the results of the environmental impact assessment (so-called plan MER). Based on the results of this assessment, the Minister has decided that no drilling for shale gas will ...
Chinese tankers to carry US shale gas to Europe | Hellenic Shipping News ... - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
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Two gas tankers built by the Sinopacific Offshore and Engineering were named this week, and will soon be shipping shale gas to Europe from the United States, officials said. The ships will join an eventual eight-strong fleet of tankers operated by ...
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Shale Gas and Climate Change
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And while he appreciates the economic import of fracking and shale gas, he isn't afraid to call out the industry on its problems. Early in the fracking boom, he went to Pennsylvania to observe what drilling for shale gas was doing to communities — and ...
Shale Gas Bulldozer Runs Over Pessimists
And there's Bill Powers, who has spent more than a decade decrying the potential for shale gas production, and assailing the optimistic views of Daniel Yergin, T. Boone Pickens, and British billionaire Michael Lynch (that's who the link leads to). He ...
Grangemouth shale gas tank roof to be fitted
Work to complete the biggest shale gas tank in Europe is continuing at the petrochemical plant in Grangemouth. A roof will be placed on the tank, which will hold more than 60,000 cubic metres of gas. The work is being done by the plant's owner Ineos to ...
Shale gas tank will be biggest in Europe as work nears completion in ...CommonSpace
Ineos hits milestone in Grangemouth plan - News / Business / The CourierThe Courier
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Mixed fortunes for Polish shale gas
“The main reason for the exit from shale gas concessions of the larger multi-national firms is the situation on the fuel market, above all the huge falls in prices of oil and gas. But added to that, the interests of the global concerns and Polish ...
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Anti-fracking state imports shale gas
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The US state of Vermont, which has banned fracking within its borders, has been accused of importing shale gas from other regions. The finding comes from the American environmental group, Conservation Law Foundation, which also said the east coast ...
Canada - shale gas handbook
Canada's National Energy Board (NEB) anticipates Canadian shale gas development will grow from 1.9 billion cubic feet per day (BCFD) in 2013 to up to 3.5 BCFD by 2016. The NEB anticipates annual drilling activity in the Montney and Horn River Basin ...
China - shale gas handbook
China's oil fields are drying up. The pressing need for the People's Republic of China (China) to develop new energy sources is a key driving force for the shale gas fever that has swept across the country in recent years. China has identified several ...
Mexico - shale gas handbook
Mexico has large prospective shale gas and shale oil resources along the Gulf of Mexico Basin, since the prolific Eagle Ford shale formation in Texas extends into Mexico and accounts for two-thirds of Mexico's shale gas resources. According to the ...
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Cameron County Endeavor
A timely topic – shale gas drilling -- will be on the program for this year's Penn State Extension picnic on Wednesday, July 8, at the Bucktail Rod and Gun Club, north of Emporium. Dinner will be served at 6 pm for $3.00 per person. The program is open ...
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Optimizing shale gas production from well to wire
"Hydraulic fracturing" (or fracking) and "environmentally friendly" often do not appear in the same sentence together. But as the United States teeters on the precipice of a shale gas boom, Northwestern University professor Fengqi You is exploring ways ...
Public Release: 25-Jun-2015 Optimizing shale gas production from well to wireEurekAlert (press release)
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Itochu ends $1bn US shale foray with $1 stake sale
“We are not ruling out the resource business, but we will carefully examine the profitability and risks of future deals including trends in shale gas and oil prices,” Itochu said. The company has already been one of the most aggressive players in the ...
Itochu exits US shale selling biggest energy purchase for $1Energy Voice
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Fracking: The pros and cons of extracting shale gas
Lancashire County Council is discussing applications to extract shale gas at two sites on the Fylde coast. Planning officers have recommended approval for the application for test fracking at Little Plumpton, but Roseacre Wood has been recommended for ...
UK officials delay shale permit decision to WednesdayReuters UK
Cuadrilla fracking plans: protests ahead of Lancashire council voteTelegraph.co.uk
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Chongqing sets up industrial fund for shale gas
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Chongqing sets up industrial fund for shale gas. Written by. Staff Reporter. Posted 19 June 2015. Share. Chongqing has set up China's first industrial fund for shale gas, according to the Ministry of Land and Resources.
Shell withdraws from shale gas project in eastern Ukraine
Royal Dutch Shell is pulling out of a shale gas exploration project in Ukraine due to low world oil and gas prices, said Ukrainian Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources Igor Shevchenko at a Cabinet briefing. “Shell has recently announced its ...
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