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Chemistry and Engineering of Shale Gas and Tight Oil Resource Development

Chemistry and Engineering of Shale Gas and Tight Oil Resource Development: A Workshop for the Chemical Sciences Roundtable: Workshop in Brief. Editors Author(s): Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology; Division on Earth and Life Studies; National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Date: 01.2016 Source/Publisher: Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2015. The National Academies …

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Concurrence of aqueous and gas phase contamination of groundwater in the Wattenberg oil and gas field of northern Colorado

Concurrence of aqueous and gas phase contamination of groundwater in the Wattenberg oil and gas field of northern Colorado Li H, Son JH, Carlson KH. Abstract The potential impact of rapid development of unconventional oil and natural gas resources using hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling on regional groundwater quality has received significant attention. Major concerns …

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Oil and gas wells and their integrity: Implications for shale and unconventional resource exploitation

Oil and gas wells and their integrity: Implications for shale and unconventional resource exploitation Author(s): Richard J. Davies, Sam Almond, Robert S. Ward, Robert B. Jackson, Charlotte Adams, Fred Worrall, Liam G. Herringshaw, Jon G. Gluyas, Mark A. Whitehead Date: 08.2014 Key findings: Oil and gas wells that were drilled over the last 100 years …

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National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permitting and Pretreatment for Shale Gas Extraction Wastewaters: Frequently Asked Questions

National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permitting and Pretreatment for Shale Gas Extraction Wastewaters: Frequently Asked Questions [DRAFT] Author(s): Office of Wastewater Management US EPA Office of Water Date: 03.2014 Source / Publisher: US EPA Key findings: Numerous toxic and radioactive substances in shale gas extraction wastewaters found at high enough levels to cause concern: Almost …

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Assessment and risk analysis of casing and cement impairment in oil and gas wells in Pennsylvania, 2000–2012

Assessment and risk analysis of casing and cement impairment in oil and gas wells in Pennsylvania, 2000–2012 Author(s): Anthony R. Ingraffea, Martin T. Wells and Renee L. Santoro Date: 01.2014 Source / Publisher: PNAS Key findings: The study analyzed publicly available Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection inspection reports on more than 41,000 oil and gas …

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An evaluation of water quality in private drinking water wells near natural gas extraction sites in the Barnett Shale Formation

An evaluation of water quality in private drinking water wells near natural gas extraction sites in the Barnett Shale Formation Author(s): Brian E. Fontenot (UT Arlington) Date: 07.2013 Source / Publisher: Environmental Science & Technology Key findings: The study found arsenic levels in groundwater within 3 km of gas installations at levels nearly 18 times …

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Brief review of threats to Canada’s groundwater from the oil and gas industry’s …

Brief review of threats to Canada’s groundwater from the oil and gas industry’s methane migration and hydraulic fracturing Author(s): Jessica Ernst Date: 06.2013 First hand comprehensive review of fossile fuel exploitation problems in Canada on 90+ pages. The author: As somebody who has reported for 20 years on this industry in [Alberta], I can tell …

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