By looking closely at actual natural gas production of 4,000 horizontal shale wells, a cumulative production model was assembled to create royalty estimates and better decision making tools for businesses and individuals.
Unconventional shale gas development benefitted from new technologies in horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing operations. One key aspect of getting natural gas from these tight sources is the use of proppants. (more...)
This article is the last in a four-part series looking at LNG in a national and global perspective. This looks at government’s role in environmental public policy and climate change in regards to natural gas.