Information on Marcellus Shale and natural gas, including environmental impacts such as seismic activity, invasive plants, light and noise, soil compaction, effects on forest habitat and wildlife. Knowledge on methane and hydraulic fracturing.
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM, 12/13/2018
Donna Vorhees, Director, Energy Research Program, Health Effects Institute, will discuss the Energy Research program and providing impartial science relevant to decision-making.
Long-term study collected data from five sites in southwestern Pennsylvania, measuring various pollutants associated with oil and gas operations.
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM, 11/15/2018
Ph.D. Candidate Gretchen Sneegas will discuss research on perceptions of the long-term agricultural impacts from shale development in the Twin Tiers region of Pennsylvania and New York, two states that regulate unconventional gas in different ways.
Creating pollinator and wildlife habitats on rights-of-ways is beneficial to both the environment and industry
Yale researchers looked at groundwater quality over a two-year period to observe methane concentrations in developing shale region.
Penn State researchers simulated road spreading and runoff of conventional oil and gas wastewater often used on roads for deicing and dust suppression and impacts on the environment and human health.
Research indicates only possible methane in groundwater in seven out of 1,385 wells in Bradford County PA.
West Virginia University professor to research if particulate matter emissions at hydraulic fracturing sites affects health differently than typical urban airborne particles.
Peer-reviewed study outlines the complete engineering process and cost breakdown for large-scale plant
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection finalized permits for new gas wells and processing facilities to go into effect August.
New magnetic field maps show linear features that suggest ancient faults in vicinity of recent earthquake activity.
After a 20-month moratorium, hydraulic fracturing will be allowed – following 135 recommendations.
DEP provides inspection data on conventional and unconventional oil and gas wells for the past four years.
Penn State is part of study of real-time monitoring of an underground carbon sequestration grant.
Research looked at Missouri River Basin sediment and tested it for possible use as proppant in hydraulic fracturing operations.
One Haliade-X 12 megawatt turbine will provide power for up to 5,000 households.
Oklahoma regulations are revised to address the increase in earthquakes linked to hydraulic fracturing process.
True or false questions about the Role of Water in Shale Gas Drilling in relation to the video.