shale gas


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shale gas

n
(Geological Science) natural gas that is extracted from shale by hydraulic fracturing
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ISLAMABAD -- The government is making concerted efforts to exploit massive Shale gas and oil reserves identified under a study completed in collaboration with the USAID, covering lower and middle Indus Basin.
ISLAMABAD:The government is making concerted efforts to exploit massive Shale gas and oil reserves identified under a study completed in collaboration with the USAID, covering lower and middle Indus Basin.
USA and Canada, being self-sufficient leading the market with significant amount of shale gas production.
ISLAMABAD -- The Petroleum and Natural Resources Division has invited local and international Exploration and Production (E and P) companies to tap massive shale gas and oil reserves identified in a study carried out in collaboration with USAID.
November 1, led by the Oilfield, Petroleum Engineering Technology Research Institute, Research Institute of Petroleum Exploration and Development, Petroleum Technology Research Institute of Geophysical and more than 10 research institutes jointly undertaken "Thirteen Five" National Science and Technology major projects "Fuling shale gas development demonstration project "to start will be held in Wuhan.
There is still considerable variation among estimates of recoverable shale gas resources in the US and Canada, and estimates of recoverable tight gas, shale gas, and CBM for the rest of the world are more un-certain, given the sparse data available.
Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Khaqan Abbasi explained to the press main findings of a recent Shale Gas Study based on actual data of existing wells.
The exploration of shale gas is twice as expensive, time consuming and technology intensive as conventional hydrocarbon resources.
Shale gas, like CBM which is imbedded in the core of coal, is considered the alternative energy of the future.
INEOS chiefs say a major deal to become the UK's third biggest shale gas player is "good news" for Teesside workers.
Ineos accused the EAC of overly focusing on the potential risks rather than the benefits of shale gas extraction.
The US shale gas boom has been a game-changer and it transformed the gas market outlook.