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Spatial Risk Analysis of Hydraulic Fracturing near Abandoned and Converted Oil and Gas Wells

This analysis shows that abandoned oil and gas wells – some of them converted into water wells – can be intersected by multiple stimulated reservoirs, and risks for intersection would increase if currently permitted horizontal wells in the Eagle Ford Shale are actually completed. Abstract Interaction between hydraulically generated fractures and existing wells (frac hits) …

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Big Oil, Bad Air: Fracking the Eagle Ford Shale of South Texas

The story of Lynn Buehring is the story of the common people in Karnes County, Texas. It has been jointly reported by the Center for Public Integrity, InsideClimate News and The Weather Channel. Lynn suffers from many medical ailments, caused by oil and gas production in the Eagle Ford shale play, which is conducted in …

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Eagle Ford Shale Task Force Report

The cost of providing a county road system for fracking infrastructure: The costs in one Texas county were higher than subsidies obtained by the 24 Texas counties concerned by SG development in 2011. David Porter Eagle Ford Shale Task Force Report Railroad Commission of Texas, March 2013 See also: http://www.resilience.org/stories/2013-06-03/will-the-eagle-ford-shale-bankrupt-local-communities

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Study assesses shale decline rate

Major finding: Obviously, the productivity of fracked wells declines within few months to or even below pre-fracking levels. Bibliography: Jason Baihly, Raphael Altman, Raj Malpani, and Fang Luo (all Schlumberger staff) Study Assesses Shale Decline Rates The American Oil & Gas Reporter, May 2011 See also: Dramatic Decline Rates of 4 Gas Fields Confirmed by …

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