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2013-10-08 23:26:10

Tucson Embedded Systems Inc.’s (TES) iDEC unit has been successfully used to power Green Field Energy Services' hydraulic pumps completely by field gas in Pennsylvania oil fields for the first time in the history of the industry. Tucson Arizona (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Tucson Embedded Systems Inc.’s (TES) iDEC unit has been successfully used to power Green Field Energy Services' hydraulic pumps completely by 100% field gas in Pennsylvania oil fields, for the first time in the...

2013-10-08 23:22:42

Cottonwood Well #9-5 goes from 0 to 44 Barrels of Oil Per Day in Production Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Propell Technologies Group, Inc (OTCQB: PROP) is pleased to report initial results from the second well treated in the Tulsa, Oklahoma area that is part of the company’s Oil Services Revenue Sharing Agreement (OSRSA) with a private oil company to treat up to 10 wells wherein the company will share in 49% of the increased oil production revenues. The treatment was performed...

2013-10-07 23:00:23

TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO) and (OTCQX: TAOIF), reports that the Taranaki Regional Council has granted the Company consent to perform a fracture stimulation on the Cardiff-3 well located in Petroleum Mining License 38156, should drilling results call for it. Vancouver, B.C. (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO) and (OTCQX: TAOIF), reports that the Taranaki Regional Council has granted the Company consent to perform a fracture stimulation on the Cardiff-3 well located in Petroleum...

2013-10-07 08:21:32

VANCOUVER, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO) and (OTCQX: TAOIF), reports that the Taranaki Regional Council has granted the Company consent to perform a fracture stimulation on the Cardiff-3 well located in Petroleum Mining License 38156, should drilling results call for it. Cardiff-3 was spudded on September 2, 2013 and is presently drilling ahead, on-time and on-budget at a depth of 3,918 meters. It will take approximately 14 more days to reach its total...

2013-10-04 08:21:04

GONGYI, China, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China GengSheng Minerals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CHGS) (the "Company" or "GengSheng"), a leading China-based high-tech industrial materials manufacturer producing heat-resistant, energy-efficient materials for a variety of industrial applications, today announced it received a public warning letter from NYSE MKT LLC (the "Exchange") on October 1, 2013 as a result of its failure to have its audit committee or a comparable body of its board of...

2013-10-03 23:20:29

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Shale Gas Market 2013-2023. London (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Report Details The shale gas industry has seen significant growth in the North American market changing the dynamics of natural gas trading in the region. The combination of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing to extract gas from low permeability rock sources has presented a major new energy source, which has significantly reduced the need for natural gas...

2013-10-02 23:27:48

The report “Water Treatment Chemicals to 2017” says demand for water treatment chemicals in the US is forecast to rise 3.2 percent per year to 2017 & the mining and energy markets are projected to show the fastest growth through 2017. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 US demand to rise 3.2% annually through 2017 Demand for water treatment chemicals in the US is forecast to rise 3.2 percent per year to $6.6 billion (15.2 billion pounds) in 2017. Gains will reflect not only...

2013-10-02 12:50:44

Streams below fracking wastewater treatment show elevated salts, metals, radioactivity Elevated levels of radioactivity, salts and metals have been found in river water and sediments at a site where treated water from oil and gas operations is discharged into a western Pennsylvania creek. "Radium levels were about 200 times greater in sediment samples collected where the Josephine Brine Treatment Facility discharges its treated wastewater into Blacklick Creek than in sediment samples...

2013-10-02 12:22:16

VADUZ, Liechtenstein, October 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.worldreview.info Despite having substantial shale gas resources, analysts believe that the UK is unlikely to replicate the US 'shale success story', writes World Review author and energy economist Dr Carole Nakhle. 'A limited onshore domestic service industry, geological complexities, no private ownership of mineral rights, high population densities, strict environmental regulations, and local...

2013-09-30 12:23:13

DENVER, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Platte River Equity ("Platte River") announced today that it has acquired a controlling stake in Wildcat Minerals LLC ("Wildcat" or the "Company"). Founded in 2007 as an oilfield consumables distributor, Wildcat has evolved to become the leading independent material handling solutions provider to proppant (sand) producers, providing everything from procurement, to inventory management and transloading. "We are excited to partner with Platte...