Search for Hydraulic Fracturing

11.08.2014 Fracking backed by majority in the UK, gas group says

Extracting natural gas through hydraulic fracturing - or fracking - enjoys widespread support, according to a trade body representing the UK oil and gas industry.

07.07.2014 Mandatory EIA for Shale Gas Development – EU Recommendations Target Fracking

The recent turbulence in Ukraine and Russia’s politics have multiple dimensions. Energy  security is a major concern, particularly for those European countries which heavily rely on Russian gas supplies.

07.07.2014 Germany Could Outlaw Fracking Until 2021: Ministers

Germany could ban fracking until at least 2021 and strictly regulate the use of any such technology in future under policy proposals drawn up by the economy and environment ministers.

01.07.2014 Fracking: Scotland’s shale gas resources revealed

Scotland’s Central Belt is sitting on billions of barrels of shale oil and trillions of cubic feet of gas, an official survey has discovered.

10.04.2014 Microsiesmic Monitoring & Fracking: Downhole or Surface?

Growth in global energy demand encourages oil and gas companies to use secondary oil recovery methods for higher production rates – in particular, hydraulic fracturing.

26.03.2014 Simultaneous Fracturing and Drilling in Unconventional Shale Plays

Unconventional shale drilling has developed rapidly throughout the last decade. The development of substantial prospects, especially in shale gas plays, requires advanced technologies and prudent well monitoring.

11.03.2014 New well to be drilled based upon success of Rogity-1

San Leon has completed the hydraulic fracture stimulation programme and testing of the Rogity-1 well on the Braniewo S Concession (the "Concession") in Poland's northern Baltic Basin.

27.01.2014 EU should not put impede shale gas production – UK’s Cameron

European Union should not take regulatory measures impeding development of shale gas fields, British Prime Minister David Cameron told the World Economic Forum in Davos, Itar-Tass reported on January 25.

19.11.2013 Russia, China to Drill for Shale Oil, Gas in 2014

Hydraulic fracturing of shale in search of oil and gas has hardly started outside the U.S., but that’s changing, Bloomberg has said.