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04.10.2013 Ukrainian Council Approves Shale Gas Deal with Chevron

A second regional council in Ukraine on Thursday approved a government draft for a $10 billion shale gas production-sharing agreement with U.S. energy major Chevron, clearing the way for it to be signed, Reuters reported on October 3.

04.10.2013 Bulgaria to Return to Shale Gas Development - Minister

Chavdar Georgiev, Deputy Minister of Environment and Water, has suggested that shale gas drilling in Bulgaria is a matter of time, reported on October 3.

18.09.2013 Chevron's Lithuania Shale Gas Bid Advances

Lithuania's environment ministry on Monday approved a bid by US fossil fuels giant Chevron to explore for shale gas, as the Baltic EU state tries to end its energy dependance on Russia.

13.09.2013 Royal Dutch Shell Signs Deal To Explore Ukrainian Gas Field

Anglo-Dutch company Royal Dutch Shell has signed a deal with Ukraine to explore for natural gas in Ukraine's Yuzovska deposit.

30.08.2013 Poland Claims Shale Gas Breakthrough

Poland's deputy minister of the Environment and Chief National Geologist Piotr Wozniak has said that shale gas is successfully being extracted at a well near Lebork, northern Poland.

19.08.2013 US Energy Firms Eye Brazil Shale Gas: US Official

US energy companies want to use their experience to help Brazil tap into its vast shale gas reserves, US Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said on a visit to the Brazilian capital.

22.07.2013 Chevron Obtains Permit To Look For Shale Gas In Romania

The AFP reports that Chevron has obtained permits to explore for shale gas in Eastern Romania, the Romanian environmental agency said on Friday, despite strong local opposition to hydrualic fracturing.

19.07.2013 Global Shale Gas Market To Be Worth $33.2 Billion In 2013

According to the Global Energy Watch, analysis indicates that the global shale gas market will reach a value of $33.2bn in 2013.

16.07.2013 French President Says No Shale Gas Drilling On His Watch

Platts reports that the French President Francois Hollande will not allow shale gas exploration during his presidency, he said on national television Sunday.

10.07.2013 Egdon Resources Eyes Shale Gas Potential in England

Egdon Resources plc (AIM:EDR) has noted that the recent publication of a number of government initiatives and reports in relation to shale gas and the wider onshore UK oil and gas industry confirmed the significant potential of the Bowland-Hodder play, the company report