unconventional oil News

  • Regulating unconventional oil and gas in Alberta

    The Alberta Energy Resources Conservation Board is seeking feedback on a new approach to regulating unconventional resources, such as shale oil and shale gas. The new approach includes requiring early and meaningful stakeholder engagement, minimizing surface impacts, protecting water, and maximizing resource recovery. Albertans have until March 31 to submit feedback to the ERCB. ...


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  • Unconventional Oil Revolution to Spread Beyond North America

    The unconventional supply revolution that has redrawn the global oil map will likely expand beyond North America before the end of the decade, the International Energy Agency (IEA) says in its annual five-year oil market outlook released today. The report also sees global oil demand growth slowing, OPEC capacity growth ...


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  • Unconventional Oil and Gas: Turning to New Technologies to Avoid Global Energy Crisis

    80% of oil and gas reserves have fallen into the hands of national oil companies. Conventional production has decreased since 2006 and producers are struggling to find replacement reserves that can maintain balance sheets and offset record production. Meanwhile, adoption inertia has begun to give way with the growth of distributed ...

  • 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 Canada’s oil ...


  • Interest Grows in Offshore India and Unconventional Oil & Gas India Conference and Exhibition 14-16 September

    The inaugural Offshore India and Unconventional Oil & Gas India, to be held at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai on 14-16 September 2011, aims to tackle the strategic and technical issues facing the region and has attracted growing interest from both national and international organisations and attendees. Addressing the demanding needs of the Indian market, Offshore India and ...


    By PennWell Corporation

  • Daniel Yergin: Unconventional oil and gas revolution in US “Goes Beyond Energy Itself”

    IHS Vice Chairman and author of The Quest: Energy, Security and the Remaking of the Modern World, Daniel Yergin discussed the broad impacts—from economic activity and jobs, to energy security and geopolitics—of the revolution in U.S. unconventional oil and gas production during testimony today before the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power. Yergin cited ...


    By IHS

  • New state-by-state study measures economic benefits of unconventional oil and gas production for each state in the United States lower 48

    The second study in the IHS series measuring the economic benefits of unconventional oil and gas production in the United States is now available. The new study, American’s New Energy Future: The Unconventional Oil and Gas Revolution and the U.S. Economy – Volume 2: State Economic Contributions is the first in the series to examine the impact for every state on a state-by-state basis. ...


    By IHS

  • Need for Efficient Energy Infrastructure Drives North American Oil and Gas Pipeline Expansion, Finds Frost & Sullivan

     Pipelines are fast becoming the preferred mode for oil and natural gas transportation, as pipeline companies overcome the initial resistance from environmental groups. This improved business environment, along with manufacturers' ability to enhance monitoring systems and alleviate safety concerns, opens up bigger opportunities for onshore oil and gas pipelines in North America. New ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Hollett Takes on Renewable Power

    Doug Hollett, director of the Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO), was promoted to Deputy Assistant Secretary, Renewable Power for the Energy Department’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) in December, assuming responsibility for the Solar, Wind and Water, Geothermal, and Grid programs within EERE. Hollett directed the GTO for three years, providing both technical and ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Energy minister calls for international cooperation on fuel

    Energy minister Michael Fallon has called for greater international cooperation with regards to the future of oil and gas supplies. In a speech on the topic at Clatham House, which was also based on the theme of maintaining the UK's energy security, the minister emphasised that fact that this kind of collaboration effort will require a significant degree of investment. He added that ensuring that ...


    By Energy Institute (EI)

  • Middle East and North Africa Energy

    Good morning. It’s a pleasure to be here with you all today. I’d like to thank Chatham House for providing this forum. The focus of today’s discussions - the future of oil and gas supplies from the Middle East and North Africa - is certainly of critical importance to us all. Future role of oil and gas in meeting global energy demand The world will continue ...

  • Nuclear disaster will shift $200 billion investment to fossil and renewables

    In the next five years over $3 trillion will be invested in dynamic segments of the power, energy and water industries.  However, forecasts regarding the division of this investment made just months ago are now revised to reflect lower investment in new nuclear power plants and higher investment in alternatives.  This is the new conclusion in the McIlvaine continually updated online ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Approaching International Energy Security

    Michael Fallon’s speech for the launch of Columbia University’s Centre on Global Energy Policy. This is the text of the speech as drafted, which may differ slightly from the delivered version. Introduction Thank you, Jason. I am very pleased to participate in this London launch event for Columbia University’s Centre on Global Energy Policy. ...

  • The international launch of Energy Policies of IEA Countries: Netherlands 2014 Review

    Press Conference on Tuesday 22 April 2014, 16:30 Henk Kamp Minister of Economic Affairs, The Netherlands Maria van der Hoeven Executive Director, International Energy Agency Clingendael International Energy Programme Clingendael 7, The Hague The press conference (presentation, Q&As and following panel discussion) ...


    By International Energy Agency

  • New Research Report On Natural Gas Industry to 2017 By MarketResearchReports

    GBI Research, a leading business intelligence provider, has released its latest research study, Natural Gas Industry to 2017 - Depleting Conventional Crude Oil Reserves and Emerging Technologies in Gas Consumption Infrastructure Driving Growth. The study, which is an offering from the companys Energy Research Group, provides an in-depth analysis of the global natural gas industry and highlights ...


  • IEA encourages the Netherlands to push for decarbonisation and electricity-market integration

    In an in-depth review of Dutch energy policies launched today, the International Energy Agency welcomes the renewed focus on energy efficiency and renewable energies. The report also commends the Netherlands' investment in energy infrastructure in recent years toward becoming an energy hub, noting that this could strengthen Europe's security of supply through improved access to flexible and ...


    By International Energy Agency

  • China's Natural Gas Industry Chain Analysis and 2017 Forecasts

    ReportsnReports.com adds "Research Report on China's Natural Gas Industry Chain, 2013-2017" new market research report to its store. Natural gas is a kind of energy that is quite clean and environment friendly. Coal is the major primary energy consumed in China, so the increasing consumption of natural gas is helpful to optimize the energy structure. The proportions of charcoal and ...


  • ExxonMobil`s outlook forecasts shift in global energy

    The global energy landscape will evolve significantly as regional demand-and-supply patterns shift in the coming decades, creating new opportunities for international trade and economic growth, says ExxonMobil's Outlook for Energy: A View to 2040, which was released today (December 11, 2012). "Energy is fundamental to our way of life and essential to grow our economy," said Rex W. Tillerson, ...


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  • New world energy outlook carries stern warning - change needed now!

    Nobuo Tanaka, Executive Director of the International Energy Agency, delivered a stern warning at a press conference yesterday to launch of the latest World Energy Outlook - WEO-2010. He said the energy world is facing unprecedented uncertainty and the strength of the economic recovery holds the key to how energy markets will evolve over the next few years. Recent policy moves are a good start, ...


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  • President Requests $711.0 Million for Fossil Energy Programs

    President Obama’s FY 2015 budget seeks $711.0 million for the Office of Fossil Energy (FE) to advance technologies related to the reliable, efficient, affordable and environmentally sound use of fossil fuels as well as manage the Strategic Petroleum Reserve and Northeast Home Heating oil Reserve to provide strategic and economic security against disruptions in U.S. oil supplies. The request ...


    By US Department of Energy

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