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Full Title: 2012 Integrated Energy Policy Report Update Author(s): California Energy Commission Publisher(s): California Energy Commission Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The 2012 Integrated Energy Policy Report Update includes additional information on five topics that were...
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Full Title: 3D Simulations of an Injection Test Fone Into an Unsaturated Porous and Fractured Limestone Author(s): A. Thoraval, Y. Guglielmi, F. Cappa Publisher(s): INERIS Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: We have developed a numerical model to represent...
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Full Title: A Comprehensive Economic Impact Analysis of Natural Gas Extraction in the Marcellus Shale Author(s): Susan Christopherson and Ned Rightor Publisher(s): Cornell University Publication Date: 5/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  In New York and Pennsylvania, the...
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Full Title: A Fair Share: The Case for Updating Oil and Gas Royalties on Our Public Lands Author(s): Center for Western Priorities Publisher(s): Center for Western Priorities Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Antiquated federal...
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Full Title: A Geologic Play Book for Utica Shale Appalachian Basin Exploration Author(s): Appalachian Oil and Gas Consortium at West Virginia University Publisher(s): Appalachian Oil and Gas Consortium at West Virginia University Publication...
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Full Title: A Retrospective Review of Shale Gas Development in the United States Author(s): Zhongmin Wang and Alan Krupnick Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This is the first academic...
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Full Title: A Review of Shale Gas Regulations by State Author(s): Resources for the Future Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 07/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Experts in RFF’s Center for Energy Economics and Policy analyzed regulations and surveyed...
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Full Title: Addendum to Environmental Review Documents Concerning Exports of Natural Gas from the United States Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The purpose of this Addendum is...
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Full Title: Addressing the Environmental Risks from Shale Gas Development Author(s): Mark Zoback, Saya Kitasei, and Brad Copithorne Publisher(s): Worldwatch Institute Publication Date: 7/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The rapid development of shale gas resources in the past few...
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Full Title: Advisory on EPA’s Research Scoping Document Related to Hydraulic Fracturing Author(s): Science Advisory Board Publisher(s): Publication Date: 06/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: EPA’s Office of Research and Development (ORD) requested that the...
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Full Title: An Overview of Unconventional Oil and  Natural Gas: Resources and Federal Actions Author(s): Michael Ratner and Mary Tiemann Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 7/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The United States has seen a...
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Full Title: An Overview of Unconventional Oil and Natural Gas: Resources and Federal Actions Author(s): Michael Ratner and Mary Tiemann Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States...
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Full Title: Appalachian Shale Recommended Practices Group: Recommended Standards and Practices Author(s): Appalachian Shale Responsible Producers Group Publisher(s): Appalachian Shale Responsible Producers Group Publication Date: 4/2012 Language: English Length: 8 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description...
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Full Title: Assessment of the Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas on Drinking Water Resources (Executive Summary) Author(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Publication Date:...
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Three recent efforts – two private, and one public – could shape the future of U.S. shale gas and oil development. The Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC), an industry group, released...
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Full Title: Big-Money Courts Decide Fate of Local Fracking Rules Author(s): Billy Corriher Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 01/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Through campaign contributions and support for pre-emption laws, oil and...
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Full Title: California's Fracking Fluids: The Chemical Recipe Author(s): Tasha Stoiber, Bill Walker, and Bill Allayaud Publisher(s): Environmental Working Group Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The fluids used in hydraulic fracturing of oil...
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A new report, produced by Battelle Memorial Institute and funded by the American Petroleum Institute and America's Natural Gas Alliance, criticizes an EPA study plan that details a proposed agency...
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Some oppose shale gas because it is a fossil fuel, a source of carbon dioxide. Some are concerned by accounts of the fresh water it needs, by flaming faucets, by...
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In an August 5th op-ed, the New York Times’ Thomas Friedman urges America to “Get It Right On Gas.” While noting domestic natural gas development’s potential to address a host...
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Full Title: Clearing the Air: Reducing Upstream Greenhouse Gas Emissions from U.S. Natural Gas Systems Author(s): James Bradbury, Michael Obeiter, Laura Draucker, Wen Wang, and Amanda Stevens Publisher(s): World Resources Institute Publication Date:...
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Full Title: Coal Mine Drainage for Marcellus Shale Natural Gas Extraction: Proceedings and Recommendations from a Roundtable on Feasibility and Challenges Author(s): Amee E. Curtright and Kate Giglio Publisher(s): RAND Corporation Publication Date: 4/2012 Length: 47 pages, PDF Full Text: –>ACCESS...
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Full Title: Considerations for the Treatment of Energy in TTIP Author(s): Keith J. Benes Publisher(s): Columbia SIPA Center on Global Energy Policy Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): While the negotiations between the United...
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Full Title:  Continuing Partisan Divide in Views of Global Warming: Keystone XL Pipeline Draws Broad Support Author(s):  Pew Research Center Publisher(s):  Pew Research Center Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This report outlines the results...
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Full Title: Disclosing the Facts 2014: Transparency and Risk in Hydraulic Fracturing Operations Author(s): Richard Liroff, Danielle Fugere, Lucia von Reusner, and Steven Heim Publisher(s): Investor Environmental Health Network, As You Sow, Green Century Capital Management, Inc, and Boston Common Asset...
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Full Title: Disclosing the Facts: Transparency and Risk in Hydraulic Fracturing Operations Author(s): Richard Liroff, Danielle Fugere, Lucia von Reusner, and Steven Heim Publisher(s): Investor Environmental Health Network, As You Sow, Green Century Capital Management, Inc, and Boston Common Asset Management,...
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Full Title: Drilling Could Threaten Our National Parks Author(s): Jessica Goad Publisher(s): Pew Center on Climate Change Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): America’s national parks are undoubtedly some of our “best ideas.” They are unique places across...
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Full Title: Drilling Productivity Report For Key Tight Oil and Shale Gas Regions Author(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Publisher(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The seven regions...
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Full Title: economic impact of the Eagle Ford Shale Author(s): Thomas Tunstall and  Javier Oyakawa Publisher(s): University of Texas at San Antonio Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This study assesses the economic impact of the...
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Last year, significant growth in natural gas production combined with low demand – due to a warm winter – caused natural gas prices to plummet below US$2 per thousand cubic...
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Full Title: Elevated levels of diesel range organic compounds in groundwater near Marcellus gas operations are derived from surface activities Author(s): Brian D. Drollette, Kathrin Hoelzer, Nathaniel R. Warner, Thomas H....
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Full Title: Energy Supply Security: Emergency Response of IEA Countries, 2014 Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The International Energy Agency (IEA) was created...
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Full Title: Energy-Water Nexus Author(s): Dan Mueller Publisher(s): Waste Management Association Publication Date: 03/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Water is a key factor in the development and utilization of energy resources. An obvious association is...
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The EPA recently announced new regulations for methane emissions, taking an important first step in reducing the impact of this highly potent greenhouse gas (GHG). But the rule falls short,...
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Full Title: Examining the Impacts of Methane Leakage on Life-Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Shale and Conventional Natural Gas Author(s): Andrew Burnham and Corrie Clark Publisher(s): Air & Waste Management Association Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The...
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Full Title: Extracting the Facts: An Investor Guide to Disclosing Risks From Hydraulic Fracturing Operations Author(s): Richard A. Liroff Publisher(s): Investor Environmental Health Network Publication Date: 12/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Many governments and communities around the...
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Full Title: Final Rule: Oil and Gas; Hydraulic Fracturing on Federal and Indian Lands Author(s): Bureau of Land Management Publisher(s): Department of Interior Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The BLM final rule on hydraulic...
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Full Title: Flaring Up: North Dakota Natural Gas Flaring More Than Doubles in Two Years Author(s): Ryan Salmon and Andrew Logan Publisher(s): Ceres Publication Date: 7/2013 Full Text: ->DOCUMENT DOWNLOAD<- Description (excerpt): The tremendous growth of unconventional oil production in...
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Full Title: For Production Cuts, Oil Market Looks to OPEC, but OPEC looks toward US Shale Author(s): Robert McNally Publisher(s): Columbia SIPA Center on Global Energy Policy Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A...
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On March 20th, following a lengthy public review process, Secretary of Interior Sally Jewell unveiled new federal regulations for hydraulic fracturing on federal lands. According to the Department of Interior,...
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Full Title: Fugitive emissions from hydraulic fracturing: Current knowledge and policy implications Author(s): Michael Farren Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 05/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recent innovations in drilling technology, especially staged hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”)...
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Full Title: Golden Rules for a Golden Age of Gas: World Energy Outlook Special Report on Unconventional Gas Author(s): International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 150 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Natural gas is poised...
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Full Title: Groundwater-Quality and Quality-Control Data for Two Monitoring Wells near Pavillion, Wyoming, April and May 2012 Author(s): Peter R. Wright, Peter B. McMahon, David K. Mueller, and Melanie L. Clark Publisher(s): US Geological Survey Publication Date: 9/2012 Full...
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Full Title: HB2615: Hydraulic Fracturing Regulatory Act Author(s): Illinois State Representatives John E. Bradley and David Reis Publisher(s): 98th General Assembly, State of Illinois Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Creates the Illinois Hydraulic Fracturing...
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Full Title: How Communities Can Manage Fracking Risks Author(s): Center for Science and Democracy and Consensus Building Institute Publisher(s): Center for Science and Democracy and Consensus Building Institute Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Human-Induced Earthquakes from Deep-Well Injection: A Brief Overview Author(s): Peter Folger & Mary Tiemann Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 09/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The development of unconventional oil and natural gas...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing & Water Stress: Water Demand by the Numbers Author(s): Monika Freyman Publisher(s): Ceres Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This Ceres research paper analyzes escalating water demand in hydraulic fracturing operations across...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing & Water Stress: Water Demand by the Numbers—Shareholder, Lender & Operator Guide to Water Sourcing Author(s): Monika Freyman Publisher(s): Ceres Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  This Ceres research paper...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing and Safe Drinking Water Act Regulatory Issues Author(s): Mary Tiemann, Adam Vann Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date:1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Hydraulic fracturing is a technique developed initially to stimulate oil...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing and Shale Gas Production: Technology, Impacts, and Policy Author(s): Corrie Clark, Andrew Burnham, Christopher Harto, and Robert Horner Publisher(s): Argonne National Laboratory Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Shale gas production...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing and Water Resources: Separating the Frack from the Fiction Author(s): Heather Cooley and Kristina Donnelly Publisher(s): The Pacific Institute Publication Date: Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Natural gas has been touted...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing or ‘Fracking’: A Short Summary of Current Knowledge and Potential Environmental Impacts Author(s): Dave Healy Publisher(s): Environmental Protection Agency of Ireland Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The extraction of shale...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing Study: PXP Inglewood Oil Field Author(s): Cardno Entrix Publisher(s): Cardno Entrix Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The Inglewood Oil Field was discovered in 1924 by Standard Oil, and encompasses an ...
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Full Title: In Fracking’s Wake: New Rules are Needed to Protect Our Health and Environment from Contaminated Wastewater Author: Rebecca Hammer and Jeanne VanBriesen Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council and Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 44 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): This...
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Pennsylvania’s Act 13 of 2012 created a three-year Natural Gas Energy Development Program that will allocate $20 million in grant funds to purchase or convert vehicles to natural gas.  The...
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Full Title: Increased stray gas abundance in a subset of drinking water wells near Marcellus shale gas extraction Author(s): Robert B. Jackson, Avner Vengosh, Thomas H. Darrah, Nathaniel R. Warner, Adrian...
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Full Title: Individual Well Costs from Proposed Rule Changes to Oil and Natural Gas Operations on BLM Lands: Comments and a Monte Carlo Specification Author(s): Steven C. Agee Economic Research and...
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Full Title: Induced Seismicity Potential in Energy Technologies Author(s): National Academy of Sciences Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 6/2012 Language: English Length: 239 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Earthquakes attributable to human activities are called “induced seismic events” or...
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Full Title: Injection Wells and Earthquakes: Quantifying The Risk Author(s): Energy In Depth Publisher(s): Energy In Depth Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), approximately 150,000 Class II...
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Full Title: Institutional Choices for Regulating Oil and Gas Wells Author(s): Lee Lane Publisher(s): Hudson Institute Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The FRAC Act proposals raise a broader question.  In the regulation of oil...
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Full Title: International Development of Unconventional Resources: If, where and how fast? Author(s): Melissa Stark et al. Publisher(s): Accenture Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Unconventional resources—specifically shale gas, tight gas, shale oil and tight...
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According to a recently released Harvard Law School report, the website FracFocus.org “fails as a regulatory compliance tool” for energy companies developing oil and gas wells using hydraulic fracturing. FracFocus,...
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A bill, recently introduced by Illinois State Representatives John Bradley and David Reis, to regulate hydraulic fracturing in the state is attracting support from both industry and environmental groups. The...
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Full Title: Leaking Profits: The U.S. Oil and Gas Industry Can Reduce Pollution, Conserve Resources, and Make Money by Preventing Methane Waste Author: Susan Harvey, Vignesh Gowrishankar, and Thomas Singer Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 113 pages,...
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Full Title: Legal Fractures in Chemical Disclosure Laws: Why the Voluntary Chemical Disclosure Registry FracFocus Fails as a Regulatory Compliance Tool Author(s): Kate Onscnik, Margaret Holden and Alexa Shasteen Publisher(s): Harvard Law...
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Full Title: Leveraging Natural Gas to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Recent technological advances have unleashed...
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Full Title: Life cycle greenhouse gas emissions and freshwater consumption associated with Bakken tight oil Author(s): Ian J. Laurenzia, Joule A. Bergersonb, and Kavan Motazedib Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 11/2016 Full...
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Full Title: Managing the Risks of Shale Gas Development Using Innovative Legal and Regulatory Approaches Author(s): Sheila M. Olmstead, Nathan Richardson Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Booming production of...
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Full Title: Mapping the Opportunities for Shale Development in Ohio Author(s): Iryna Lendel, Andrew R. Thomas, Bryan Townley, and Jeffrey C. Dick Publisher(s): Cleveland State University Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): By the...
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Full Title: Memorandum: Business Impact of Revised BLM Fracking Rule Author(s): John Dunham Publisher(s): John Dunham & Associates Publication Date: 7/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  As per your request, we have examined the impact of a proposal that...
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Full Title: Methane and the greenhouse-gas footprint of natural gas from shale formations Author(s): Robert W. Howarth, Renee Santoro and Anthony Ingraffea Publisher(s): Springer, Climate Change Publication Date: 3/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): We evaluate...
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Full Title: Methane Emissions from United States Natural Gas Gathering and Processing Author(s): Anthony J. Marchese, Timothy L. Vaughn, Daniel J. Zimmerle, David M. Martinez, Laurie L. Williams, Allen L. Robinson,...
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Full Title: Methanol Use in Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids Author(s): Tarek Saba, Farrukh Mohsen, Michael Garry, Brian Murphy, and Brun Hilbert Publisher(s): Methanol Institute Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In 1999, Malcolm Pirnie (Malcolm Pirnie 1999) issued a report that provided...
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Full Title: Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States: A Primer Author(s): Ground Water Protection Council and ALL Consulting Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 4/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Natural gas production from hydrocarbon rich shale...
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Full Title: Natural Gas: Guardrails for a Potential Climate Bridge Author(s): Michael Lazarus, Kevin Tempest, Per Klevnäs, and Jan Ivar Korsbakken Publisher(s): The New Climate Economy and the Stockholm Environment Institute Publication Date:...
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The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), an arm of the Department of the Interior (DOI), last updated its hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) rules in 1988, before many current technologies and techniques...
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Full Title: New Tracers Identify Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids and Accidental Releases from Oil and Gas Operations Author(s): N. R. Warner, T. H. Darrah, R. B. Jackson, R. Millot, W. Kloppmann, and A. Vengosh Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: Noble gases identify the mechanisms of fugitive gas contamination in drinking-water wells overlying the Marcellus and Barnett Shales Author(s): Thomas H. Darrah, Avner Vengosh, Robert B. Jackson, Nathaniel R. Warner, and Robert J....
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Full Title: Oil and Gas; Well Stimulation, Including Hydraulic Fracturing, on Federal and Indian Lands. Author: Bureau of Land Management Publisher(s): Bureau of Land Management Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 81 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The Bureau of Land Management...
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Full Title: Oil and Gas: Information on Shale Resources, Development, and Environmental and Public Health Risks Author(s): US Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): US Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: New applications of horizontal drilling techniques and...
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Full Title: Oil and Natural Gas Sector Hydraulically Fractured Oil Well Completions and Associated Gas during Ongoing Production Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): U.S. EPA Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards Publication Date: 4/2014 Full...
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Full Title: Oklahoma: A Major Player for Future Hydrocarbon Production Author(s): Bob Hugman and Harry Vidas Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This ICF white paper examines Oklahoma's large oil and...
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Full Title: Oklahoma’s Recent Earthquakes and Saltwater Disposal Author(s): F. Rall Walsh III and Mark D. Zoback Publisher(s): Science Magazine Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Over the past 5 years, parts of Oklahoma...
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Full Title: Overview of Environmental Management by Drill Cutting Re-Injection Through Hydraulic  Fracturing in Upstream Oil and Gas Industry Author(s): Mansoor Zoveidavianpoor, Ariffin Samsuri and Seyed Reza Shadizadeh Publisher(s): Intech Publication Date: 1/2012 Full...
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Full Title: Overview of Final Amendments to Air Regulations for the Oil and Natural Gas Industry Author(s): The US Environmental Protection Agency Publisher(s): The US Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 4/2012 Language: English Length: 5...
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Full Title: Plan to Study the Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing on Drinking Water Resources Author(s):  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 11/2011 Length: 38 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt) Natural gas plays a key...
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Full Title: Produced Water: Asset or Waste? Author(s): Blythe Lyons Publisher(s): Atlantic Council Publication Date: 05/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The outlook for US oil and gas production impacts the United States’ geopolitical strategy. On...
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Full Title: Quantifying Atmospheric Methane Emissions From the Haynesville, Fayetteville, and Northeastern Marcellus Shale Gas Production Regions Author(s): J. Peischl, T. B. Ryerson, K. C. Aikin, J. A. de Gouw, J....
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Full Title: Recommended Practices: Pre-Drill Water Supply Surveys Author(s): Marcellus Shale Coaltion Publisher(s): Marcellus Shale Coaltion Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The Marcellus Shale Coalition is recommending that operators conduct a pre-drill water survey on identified water...
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Full Title: Reducing Methane Emissions from Natural Gas Development: Strategies for State-level Policymakers Author(s): Michael Obeiter and Christopher Weber Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This working paper is...
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The lack of alternative energy sources to fuel our vehicles and replace expensive oil, jeopardizes U.S. national security, forces Americans to pay more at the pump, and greatly represses our...
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Full Title: Regulation of Water Pollution from Hydraulic Fracturing in Horizontally-Drilled Wells in the Marcellus Shale Region, USA Author(s): Heather Hatzenbuhler and Terence J. Centner Publisher(s): Water Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Hydraulic fracturing is an industrial process...
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Full Title: Replacement of Coal by Fracgas in the Production of Electric Power Author(s): Robert Ames, Anthony Corridore, Edward Hirs, and Paul MacAvoy Publisher(s): United States Association for Energy Economics (USAEE) &...
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Full Title: Research and Policy Recommendations for Hydraulic Fracturing and Shale-Gas Extraction Author(s): Robert B. Jackson, Brooks Rainey Pearson, Stephen G. Osborn, Nathaniel R. Warner, and Avner Vengosh Publisher(s): Union of Concerned...
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Full Title: Restoring American Energy Innovation Leadership: Report Card, Challenges, and Opportunities Author(s): American Energy Innovation Council Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): America’s competitive advantage is a tireless dedication to...
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Full Title: Review of EPA Hydraulic Fracturing Study Plan EPA/600/R11/122, November 2011 Author(s):  Batelle Publisher(s): American Petroleum Institute and ANGA Publication Date: 06/2012 Length: 38 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt) In fiscal year 2010, the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriation...
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Full Title: Review of U.S. EPA’s December 2011 Draft Report: “Investigation of Ground Water Contamination near Pavillion, Wyoming” Author: Harvey A. Cohen, F. Bryan Grigsby, Brad A. Bessinger, James J. McAteer, Jr.,  and Fred Baldassare, Publisher(s): S.S.Papadopulos&Associates,Inc. Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 98 pages,...
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Full Title: Rising Risk: Improving Methane Disclosure in the Oil and Gas Industry Author(s): Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) Publisher(s): Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) Publication Date: 1/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Methane, the primary component of...
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Full Title: Rising to the Challenges of the Unconventional Discontinuity Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): KPMG Publication Date: 7/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): An industry discontinuity has been unleashed through the combination of horizontal drilling with advances in...
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Full Title: Sampling and Analysis Plan for the Characterization of Groundwater Quality in Two Monitoring Wells near Pavillion, Wyoming Author(s): Peter R. Wright and Peter B. McMahon Publisher(s): US Geological Survey Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In June...
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Full Title: Shale 2.0 Technology and the Coming Big-Data Revolution in America’s Shale Oil Fields Author(s): Mark P. Mills Publisher(s): The Manhattan Institute Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): With petroleum prices down 50...
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Full Title: Shale Gas: New Opportunities, New Challenges Author(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 1/2012 Language: English Length: 26 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): Reaping the full economic and environmental...
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Full Title: Shale Gas: Reshaping the US Chemicals Industry Author(s): PwC Publisher(s): PwC Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In a recent PwC report on the potential impact of shale gas on US manufacturing, it...
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Full Title: Shale Oil and Gas Development Fact Sheet Series: Summary of Hydraulic Fracturing in Ohio Author(s):  Eric Romich and  Stephen Schumacher Publisher(s): Ohio State University Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Oil and gas exploration in Ohio...
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Full Title: State Hydraulic Fracturing Disclosure Rules and Enforcement: A Comparison Author: Matthew McFeeley Publisher(s): National Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): This analysis compares state hydraulic fracturing disclosure rules that: 1) require some identification...
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Full Title: State Regulations, Litigation, and Hydraulic Fracturing Author(s): Francis Gradijan Publisher(s): University of Texas Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Hydraulic fracturing is a process by which oil and gas operators can increase recovery of resources from...
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Full Title: Ten Reasons Why Natural Gas Will Fuel the Future Author(s): Robert Bryce Publisher(s): Manhattan Institute Publication Date: 4/2012 Language: English Length: 22 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description: In a relatively short period of time—less...
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Full Title: The ‘Shale Gas Revolution’: Hype and Reality Author(s): Paul Stevens Publisher(s): Chatham House Publication Date: 9/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The recent 'shale gas revolution' in the United States has created huge uncertainties for international gas markets...
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Full Title: The Cost of Fracking: The Price Tag of Dirty Drilling's Environmental Damage Author(s): Tony Dutzik, Elizabeth Ridlington and John Rumpler Publisher(s): Environment Ohio Research & Policy Center Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: The Development Implications of the Fracking Revolution Author(s): Zhenbo Hou, Dean Granoff, Ilmi Granoff, Jodie Keane, Jane Kennan, Andrew Norton and Dirk Willem te Velde Publisher(s): ODI Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: The feedstock curve: novel fuel resources, environmental conservation, the force of economics and the renewed east–west power struggle Author(s): Oliver R. Inderwildi, Fabian Siegrist, Robert Duane Dickson, Andrew J....
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Full Title: The Green Side of Fracking Author(s): Josiah Neeley Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Originally patented in 1949, hydraulic fracturing – known colloquially as “fracking” – is a...
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Full Title: The Implications of Lower Oil Prices for the US Economy Amid the Shale Boom Author(s): Jason Bordoff and James Stock Publisher(s): Columbia SIPA Center on Global Energy Policy Publication Date: 12/2014 Full...
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Full Title: The Natural Gas Gamble: A Risky Bet on America's Clean Energy Future Author(s): Jeff Deyette, Steven Clemmer, Rachel Cleetus, Sandra Sattler, Alison Bailie, and Megan Rising Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication...
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Full Title: Too Much of a Good Thing: What Record Storage Would Mean for 2015/2016 Author(s): Platts McGraw Hill Financial Publisher(s): Platts McGraw Hill Financial Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Not much stands...
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According to the “World Energy Outlook 2012,” report recently released by the International Energy Agency, the U.S. will overtake Saudi Arabia as the largest global oil producer by 2020, and...
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Full Title: Unconventional Oil and Gas Development: Key Environmental and Public Health Requirements Author(s): US Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): US Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Technological improvements have allowed the extraction of oil and...
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Full Title: University of Texas Study Underestimates National Methane Emissions at Natural Gas Production Sites Due to Instrument Sensor Failure Author(s): Touché Howard Publisher(s): Energy Science and Engineering Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Unleashing the Supply Chain: Assessing the economic impact of a US crude oil free trade policy Author(s): IHS Energy/IHS Economics Publisher(s): IHS Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A revival in US...
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Full Title: Waste Not: Common Sense Ways to Reduce Methane Pollution from the Oil and Natural Gas Industry Author(s): David McCabe, Ph.D.,Meleah Geertsma, Nathan Matthews, Lesley Fleischman, and Darin Schroeder Publisher(s): Clean...
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Full Title: Water In The Energy Sector: Reducing freshwater use in hydraulic fracturing and thermoelectric power plant cooling Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Publication Date: 09/2015 Full...
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Full Title: Well Played Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): EOG Resources Inc. Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Well Played theme focuses attention both on EOG's success in capturing the best position in the best shale...
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Full Title: What if... Hydraulic Fracking was Banned? Author(s): U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Institute for 21st Century Energy Publication Date: 11/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper marks the fourth in a series of...
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The boom in oil and gas production in the United States has largely been heralded as a strong economic stimulus for the economy. For example, in an August 2013 interview,...
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Full Title: Where the Shale Gas Revolution Came From: Government's Role in the Development of Hydraulic Fracturing in Shale Author(s): Alex Trembath, Jesse Jenkins, Ted Nordhaus, and Michael Shellenberger Publisher(s): The Breakthrough Institute Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 13 pages, PDF Full...
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Full Title: Who Needs a Fracking Education? the Educational Response to Low-Skill Biased Technological Change Author(s): Elizabeth U. Cascio and Ayushi Narayan Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Why Every Serious Environmentalist Should Favour Fracking Author(s): Richard A. Muller and Elizabeth A. Muller Publisher(s): Center for Policy Studies Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Environmentalists who oppose the development of shale gas...
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