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Manchester Researchers Document Environmental Impacts Of Fracking In The UK

Aeron Haworth, University of Manchester Greenhouse gas emissions from the production and use of shale gas would be comparable to conventional natural gas, but the controversial energy source actually fared better than renewables on some...

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2014-09-27 23:00:48

Transparency Market Research published new report "Global Shale Gas Market- Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 Shale gas is a type of unconventional gas trapped within organic-rich shale formations. It is the most common form of sedimentary rock found in the deposits all over the world. Shale gas is extracted through a decent combination of horizontal drilling and hydraulic...

2014-09-27 23:00:42

Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Unconventional Gas Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 Transparency Market Research has announced the addition of the "Unconventional Gas Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. Introduction to Unconventional...

2014-09-25 12:31:40

Major Harms Already Seen to Human Health, Water Quality and Property Values in WI and MN; Rapid Growth of Fracking Could Lead to Similar Mining in IL, ME, MA, MI, MO, NY, NC, SC, PA, TN, VT and VA. BOSTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Frac sand mining - the extraction of the fine-particle sand needed for hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") of wells -- is expanding rapidly in the United States and poses a little-understood threat to human health, the environment, and local...

2014-09-24 16:20:32

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fluid Recovery Services (FRS) will have a prominent role in the Shale Insight 2014 conference program. The company will sponsor a session on Water Sourcing: An Update on Water Resources Acquisition within the Basin, to be presented on Thursday, September 25, from 10:30-11:45 am at the David L Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA. FRS President Paul Hart will moderate the session, which features panelists Devesh Mittal, Vice President...

2014-09-19 08:23:01

HOUSTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jereh Group, a private Chinese oil and gas equipment manufacturer and service provider, showcased a cutting-edge coiled tubing unit and integrated unconventional E&P solutions at the 2014 DUG Eagle Ford Conference in San Antonio, Texas on September 15. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147244 "In this multi-billion dollar market, a wealth of opportunities is offered," said Chengcheng Yu, manager of America Jereh, a...

2014-09-18 08:23:33

Company Earns Full Certification against All 15 CSSD Performance Standards which center on environmental stewardship and continuous improvement for Air and Water PITTSBURGH, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD), a collaborative between environmental organizations and energy companies to encourage prudent and responsible development of shale gas resources in the Appalachian region, announced today that it has certified Chevron Appalachia...

Northeast Debates Benefits And Dangers Of Hydrofracking
2014-09-16 05:03:22

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 study, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, reveals that fracking is not the cause of contaminated water in Pennsylvania and Texas. Scientists from five universities collaborated on the study, finding that faulty well integrity is...

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2014-09-15 03:45:09

Mark Golden, Stanford University Rising supplies of natural gas could benefit the environment by replacing coal as a fuel for electricity, but hydraulic fracturing poses dangers for people living near the wells, a new analysis finds. We can do better, the authors say. A strange thing happened on the way to dealing with climate change: Advances in hydraulic fracturing put trillions of dollars' worth of previously unreachable oil and natural gas within humanity's grasp. The...

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,...

2014-09-04 23:08:38

Environmental Standards, Inc. was recently awarded a contract by the Marcellus Shale Coalition to coordinate and oversee an inter-laboratory study for the analysis of dissolved gases in groundwater samples. Valley Forge, PA (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Environmental Standards, Inc. (Environmental Standards) was recently awarded a contract by the Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC) to coordinate and oversee an inter-laboratory study for the analysis of dissolved gases (e.g., methane) in...


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