Источник
Выбор редакции
27 июня 2014, 17:52

Frac Sand

  • 0

Frac Sand is a high-purity silica sand used in hydraulic fracturing by the oil and gas industry. The amount of frac sand used in the United States is up over 300% since 2009.

Выбор редакции
18 июня 2014, 05:42

Russia Turns Off Gas to Ukraine

  • 0

On Monday, Russia cut of natural gas flowing into Ukraine. Russia claims that Ukraine owes $2 billion for gas that has already been delivered.

Выбор редакции
17 июня 2014, 19:12

Drilling to the Marcellus with Air

  • 0

“Indiana County-based Falcon Drilling is [...] using mid-sized rigs and air drilling, as a less-expensive approach.” Quoted from TribLive.com

Выбор редакции
17 июня 2014, 19:07

No Need to Frack in North Carolina ?

  • 0

“North Carolina could soon be deluged with cheap and abundant natural gas from the Marcellus Shale through a major pipeline expansion that could dampen urgency to incubate a home-grown fracking industry.” Quoted from the NewsObserver.com article.

Выбор редакции
16 июня 2014, 22:49

Natural Gas Development and Landscape in Pennsylvania

  • 0

“Landscape change in Pennsylvania’s Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Centre, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Huntingdon, and Luzerne counties resulting from construction of well pads, new roads and pipelines for natural gas and coalbed methane development is being documented to help determine the potential consequences for ecosystems and wildlife, according to a new U.S. Geological Survey report.” Quoted from the USGS announcement.

Выбор редакции
12 июня 2014, 18:24

The Utica Might Not Be a Liquids Bonanza

  • 0

“Companies hoping the Utica Shale would be the next big liquids play could be in for a disappointment as many wells are proving to be a source of dry gas.” Quote from the SNL article. Related: What is the Utica Shale?

Выбор редакции
12 июня 2014, 18:11

Local Regulation of Fracking in Colorado ?

  • 0

“Governor John Hickenlooper’s proposal to give communities more control over oil and gas drilling is creating a broad consensus among some legislators, environmentalists and business groups: They all hate it.” Quoted from the Denver Post.

Выбор редакции
12 июня 2014, 18:06

A New Record for US Natural Gas

  • 0

“U.S. natural gas output will reach 73 billion cubic feet a day for the first time this year as new pipelines tap into shale supplies stranded in the Marcellus Formation.” Quoted from the FuelFix article.

Выбор редакции
11 июня 2014, 15:31

Eagle Ford Shale

  • 0

Before 2008 the Eagle Ford Shale attracted very little attention from oil and gas companies. Since then it has become one of the most heavily drilled rock units in the United States.

Выбор редакции
10 июня 2014, 23:23

Coalbed Methane Resources of Pennsylvania

  • 0

The Spring 2014 edition of Pennsylvania Geology has an article by Antonette Markowski titled: “The State of Pennsylvania’s Coalbed Methane Resources”.

Выбор редакции
09 июня 2014, 18:53

Natural Gas Storage Below Normal

  • 0

The amount of natural gas in storage is far below normal. This could have a significant impact upon winter electricity rates and the availability of natural gas during the winter heating season.

Выбор редакции
08 июня 2014, 15:37

Wasting Even More Gas in North Dakota

  • 0

“Natural gas production in North Dakota’s portion of the Bakken Shale formation has grown significantly, alongside the rapid rise in oil production in the state. Natural gas production has outpaced additions to the state’s gas pipeline capacity and processing facilities. As a result, the amount of nonmarketed natural gas output continued to grow in North Dakota through the end of 2013, rising to an average of 0.31 billion cubic feet per day, almost double the levels in 2011.” Quoted from the Energy Information Administration.