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Contaminated Water Linked To Faulty Shale Gas Wells, Not To Fracking Itself

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, is a process used to release natural gas hidden deep underground. The process has been blamed for everything from earthquakes to sinkholes, but a new...

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2014-09-12 08:22:12

MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attendees at the DUG Eagle Ford Convention are invited to meet with Linde engineers who will be discussing Linde's extensive services for unconventional development in the Eagle Ford, the most active shale play in the world. The convention will be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, September 15-17. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/NY23246LOGO-b At booth #8086, Linde will...

2014-09-09 23:03:28

The North American pressure pumping services market report defines and segments the concerned market with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-pressure-pumping-services-2041635183.html (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 The North American pressure pumping services market report defines and segments the concerned market with analysis and forecast of revenue. The market is estimated to grow from $40.9 billion in 2013 to $71.9 billion by 2018,...

2014-08-18 08:23:31

MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Petroleum engineers and geologists are invited to visit with Linde experts at this year's Unconventional Resources Technology Conference to be held at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver on August 25-27. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/NY23246LOGO-b "We'll be discussing the value of using energized solutions incorporating carbon dioxide and nitrogen for hydraulic fracturing to extract hydrocarbons...

2014-08-07 23:03:40

As exploration activity in shale and tight-resource plays emerges around the continent, Australia’s need for hydraulic fracturing services and technical expertise continues to grow. Hart Energy, in partnership with its new energy information franchise, Oil and Gas Investor Australia, is hosting the 2nd DUG Australia conference and exhibition scheduled for 26-28 August 2014 at the Royal International Convention Centre in Brisbane, Queensland. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 As...

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2014-08-04 05:02:27

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The amount of natural gas produced from shale rock has increased by over 700 percent in the past seven years, leading the authors of a new Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment paper to call for the practice to become a “top research priority” so that they can better understand its environmental impact. In the study, eight conservation biologists representing a variety of organizations and institutions cite new reasons why...

2014-07-31 16:22:30

Second Ozonix® EF10M Unit for Hydrosphere Energy Solutions in the Territory of Alberta and North East British Columbia, Canada STUART, Fla., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecosphere Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: ESPH), an innovative U.S. technology licensing and manufacturing company, today announced that the Company has received a purchase order from Fidelity National Environmental Solutions ("FNES"), a company in which ESPH holds an interest in, to begin construction on a second...

2014-07-16 20:22:05

LONDON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Pressure Pumping Market by Types (Hydraulic Fracturing, Cementing, Others), North America Resource Type (Conventional, Unconventional), North America Well Type (Horizontal, Vertical) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to...

2014-07-03 08:21:25

MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., July 3 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A paper to be presented at the upcoming at the 2014 Wyoming CO2 Conference will describe how Linde's energized solutions can help hydraulic fracturing operators increase their productivity and decrease water use. The Conference will be held July 9-10 at the Casper Events Center in Casper, Wyoming. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/NY23246LOGO-b The paper, "Energized Solutions - Fracturing Fluid...

2014-07-01 12:23:41

DUBLIN, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m9n526/pressure_pumping) has announced the addition of the "Global Pressure Pumping (Hydraulic Fracturing, Cementing, Others) Market - Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report estimates the pressure pumping market in terms of volume and value. The volume of this market is estimated in terms of million hydraulic horse power...

2014-06-19 12:23:26

Not only is hydraulic fracturing leading to depletion in water levels, but U.S. scientists and environmentalists are worried whether the contaminated drilling fluid could prove threatening to water as a resource and human health. DURHAM, N.C., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Texas, Colorado and Pennsylvania are probably places where 'fracking' is rampant. It is a well-known fact that agriculture consumes most of the water in western states. Fracking is the new 'straw that broke...


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