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How definitive would you have to be...

…to know when earthquakes are caused by an injection well?  In Greeley, increased volumes and pressures at a well were nearly immediately followed by earthquakes at and below the well that increased in size until one was felt.   116 more words


America's shale gas boom brought Rajasthan farmers a fortune, but now it is being taken away

When shale gas companies in the United States hiked their production six-fold in the last six years, it brought untold prosperity to farmers living 21,000 km away in Rajasthan, the Indian desert state with poor economic and social indicators. 641 more words

China shale drilling costs to drop to $50m per well from $80m

Sinopec expects shale drilling costs in China to drop to $50m per well from $80m in three to five years.

via Gulf Oil & Gas


Mexico Energy Reform: A Boon or A Curse On The Country?

Mexico’s historic energy reform has been signed by the Mexican president Enrique Pena Nieto and will allow foreign companies access to gas and oil fields inside the country. 301 more words

Seminar Gas Shale Mexico

Shale gas: 'The dotcom bubble of our times'

Workers exploring a potential shale field in Pennsylvania. Photo: AFP

Courtesy of Tim Morgan @ The Telegraph:

Public opinion has been divided very starkly indeed by the government’s invitation to energy companies to apply for licences to develop shale gas across a broad swathe of the United Kingdom. 669 more words


Independence Day

There are too many people with guns in this hospital. It is full of soldiers and the odd journalist nursing bullet and shrapnel wounds – one of them is a dear friend of mine. 736 more words


CONDITION RED: Fracking Shale Is Destroying Oil & Gas Companies Balance Sheet

Courtesy of SRSrocco report:

There is this huge myth propagated by the MSM as well as several of the well-known names in the alternative analyst community about the wonders of SHALE ENERGY. 1,777 more words