shale oil News

  • Webinar on Raman for oil shale analysis

    HORIBA Scientific, in partnership with Spectroscopy magazine, will present a webinar entitled “Raman Spectroscopy of Oil Shale”.  This webinar will cover the application of Raman spectroscopy for the characterization of oil shale, particularly black shale. It will illustrate that Raman spectroscopy is useful for characterizing the varieties of kerogen structure (chemical bonding ...


    By HORIBA Europe GmbH

  • Outotec collaborates with Global Oil Shale in the development of a concentration process for oil shale

    OUTOTEC OYJ  PRESS RELEASE   MAY 15, 2013  at 2:00 PM Outotec collaborates with Global Oil Shale in the development of a concentration process for oil shale Outotec and Global Oil Shale Group have agreed on collaboration in the development of a commercial scale concentration process for kerogen, a mixture of organic material contained in ...


    By Outotec Oyj

  • Tapping the shale

    Growth in scientific knowledge seems to lead to an exacerbation in debate over politically sensitive issues rather than resolution? Nuclear power, global warming, vaccination, creationism, fracking…the list goes on. There are at least two possible explanations. First, controversies arise because of the complexity of nature. Secondly, politics and power drive ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Bakken Shale 2011 - Oil Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020

    Bakken Shale, 2011 - Oil Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020 is the latest report from industry analysis specialists that provides insight into the exploration and development activities in the Bakken shale play. The report highlights the gas exploration potential of the Bakken shale play, providing details of the key exploration areas, and the major exploration companies in Canada and ...


  • Antrim Shale in the US - Oil and Gas Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020

    This report is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist, to provide insight into oil and gas exploration and development potential in the Antrim shale. It also provides details of key exploration areas and major companies exploring various fields in the Antrim shale. The report also highlights the parameters for exploration and production, discusses major drilling ...

  • Niobrara Shale in the US, 2011 - Oil Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020

    This new report analyzes the recent activities in the Niobrara shale play. The report details the operational activities in the play analyzing drilling activities, cost trends, initial production rates and expected well decline curves. The report also provides information on production trends in the Niobrara shale ...


  • Granite Wash Shale in the US - Oil Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020

    GlobalData''s new report "Granite Wash Shale in the US - Oil Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020" provides insight into the oil and gas exploration and development potential in the Granite Wash play. The report also provides details of the key exploration areas and major companies exploring the Granite Wash play in Anadarko Basin. The report also highlights the parameters ...


  • Market Analysis Oil Shale Granite Wash Shale in the US Research Report

    Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on"Granite Wash Shale in the US, 2013 - Oil Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020".The report focuses primarily on quantitative marketmetrics in order to characterize the growth and evolution of the Remote Patient Monitoring Market. View Full Report With TOC At : ...


  • Unconventional shale gas and oil: overview of ecological impacts

    Research findings on the wildlife and habitat impacts of unconventional shale gas and oil developments in the US have been collated in a new review. Its authors stress the importance of collecting data on local ecosystems before such developments begin, to allow changes in nature be tracked and aid on-going improvements to management. Unconventional shale oil and gas are already important sources ...

  • Estimates of shale gas and oil in Scotland published

    The British Geological Survey’s report of the resources in the Midland Valley, Scotland, suggests a modest amount of gas and oil in place. The central estimate of shale gas in place is 80 trillion cubic feet. The central estimate for shale oil in place is 6 billion barrels of oil. This does not mean that this amount could be extracted as exploratory drilling is needed to determine how much ...

  • Technology for gulf oil spill and gas shale fracing

    Two major sources of energy for the U.S. are dependent upon the solution of environmental problems. The McIlvaine Company has a created a free website with the latest technology to solve these problems. Over the last three weeks a series of recorded webinars have been conducted on both subjects. The full recordings of the discussions have been posted to the free site.  Here are some ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Energy policy meltdown: Bush administration and oil shale

    In a potentially disastrous plan that would destroy large tracts of the Rocky Mountain region, the Bush administration has announced its draft regulations for opening 2 million acres of public lands in Wyoming, Colorado, and Utah for commercial oil shale production, according to experts at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). The following are statements from Amy Mall, the Natural ...

  • Global Oil Shale Market Trends & Forecasts 2030

    ReportsnReports.com adds "Global Oil Shale Market – By Technology, Geography, Market Potential, Trends & Forecasts 2030" new market research report to its store. The growing demand for energy is expected to exhaust the world’s crude oil reserves in another 40 years. The market price of crude oil reached $145 per barrel in the third quarter of 2008. Though the cost per ...


  • Shell opens the books on Shale Oil and Gas operations

    Shell Oil has made its Global Onshore Tight/Shale Oil and Gas Operating Principles available to the public with examples of how the company delivers them. The move is intended to address public concern about tight/shale oil and gas development - especially regarding hydraulic fracturing - encourage feedback and challenge from our stakeholders, and drive continuous improvement. Shell says it has ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Marcellus Shale in the US, 2012

    GlobalData's new report ""Marcellus Shale in the US, 2012 - Gas Shale Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2020"" which provides insight into existing and potential exploration and development activities in the Marcellus shale play. The report provides details of the existing and emerging Marcellus shale areas and the major companies exploring the high-producing areas in the shale play such as ...

  • Getting shale gas to market

    CNG Services Ltd Managing Director, John Baldwin, was invited to give a presentation on “Getting Shale Gas to Market” at the recent SMi Shale Gas Environmental Summit. The presentation, given on the 23rd May 2012, explained the practicalities and significant advantages of injecting shale gas into the existing high pressure National Gas Transmission System (NTS) in the UK. The ...


    By CNG Services Limited

  • UK Shale Conference

    Introduction Recent events in the Ukraine and Iraq have brought into focus the importance of energy security. Now more than ever we need here in Britain more home-grown energy of all kinds which will also deliver economic benefits. That means having a diverse energy mix and exploiting the full use of technologies from renewables to CCS, from nuclear to shale gas and shale oil. ...

  • A European Strategy for Shale

    Mr Chair, distinguished guests, You have asked me to deliver a speech on "A European Strategy for Shale?" The most important word or better said "sign" in this title is actually the question mark itself. Two meanings: first, is there a need for a European strategy and action on shale gas? And second, what could it be? My answer to the first question will be very straightforward. Yes, we ...

  • Unconventional Oil (Oil Shales, Oil Sands and Extra-heavy Oil) - Market Analysis, Industry Developments and Forecasts to 2020

    Unconventional Oil (Oil Shales, Oil Sands and Extra-heavy Oil) - Market Analysis, Industry Developments and Forecasts to 2020 is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist, and analyzes the developments in the unconventional oil sector globally. The report provides an overview of the unconventional oil market by key resource types, including Canadas oil sands, North ...


  • Research and Markets: Antrim Shale in the US - Oil and Gas Shale Market Analysis and Forecast to 2020

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2p895r/antrim_shale_in) has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Antrim Shale in the US - Oil and Gas Shale Market Analysis and Forecast to 2020" to their offering. Summary: This new report provides insight ...


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