Environmental Impacts

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.

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Common Concerns About Water and Shale Gas Drilling
Common Concerns About Water and Shale Gas Drilling - Articles Articles
True or false questions about the Role of Water in Shale Gas Drilling in relation to the video. More
Studies Look at Clean Energy Technologies - News News
The Ohio State University engineers are involved in various research projects to economically convert fossil fuels into electricity – without polluting the atmosphere. More
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Data-Driven Network Provides Honest Engagement on Water Quality Concerns - News News
Shale Network is an academia-driven project to provide open dialogue on water quality and fracking More
Frozen Methane Hydrates Unlikely to be Released into Atmosphere - News News
Research indicates limited ancient methane makes it to surface waters. More
New Book Provides Insight on Hydraulic Fracturing - News News
Author Daniel Raimi discusses risks, benefits and uncertainties of fracking, as heard in his travels across the US. More
courtesy U360 Univ. of Guelph
Methane Release and Groundwater Research - News News
Researchers from Canadian universities study a controlled natural gas release on groundwater. More
Alaska’s Energy Frontier Reassessment Highlights Increased Oil and Gas Estimates - News News
The National Petroleum Reserve–Alaska and adjacent areas are estimated to have higher energy reserves than previously reported. More
Mariner East 2 Project Halted by PA DEP - News News
On January 3rd, Sunoco Pipeline, L.P. was ordered by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to suspend construction of the Mariner East 2 pipeline. More
Penn State Marcellus Education Team
Environmental Partnership Launched By Oil and Gas Industry to Lower Emissions - News News
Partnership includes 26 natural gas and oil producers to voluntarily reduce methane and VOC emissions. More
Courtesy Penn State Extension
Hydraulic Fracturing Test Site (HFTS) Research - Webinars Webinars

Hydraulic Fracturing Test Site (HFTS) Research

01:00 PM - 02:00 PM, 04/19/2018

1 hour

The webinar discusses research on reducing and minimizing environmental impacts and demonstrating safe and reliable hydraulic fracturing methods. More
source: http://www.newjersey.gov/drbc/programs/natural/
DRBC Issues Draft Amendments for Hydraulic Fracturing - News News
Amendment proposes to permanently prohibit high-volume hydraulic fracturing from the Delaware River Basin as well as other restrictions. More
Coffee Power and Busses - News News

Coffee Power and Busses


A biofuel made from coffee grounds to help reduce pollution from London busses More
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has a full board - News News
Last two board positions confirmed by Senate, the first time in two years there has been a complete board. More
Courtesy Penn State Extension
Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Production over the Past 5 Years - News News
Greenhouse gas emissions from oil and gas production trends downward as production increases. More
Geologic Options for Subsurface Storage of Utica - Marcellus NGLs - Webinars Webinars
Research indicates potential options for natural gas liquid storage areas in the OH/PA/WV area. More
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