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Drilling the Texas Haynesville Shale

by Kenneth E. DuBose on June 24, 2011

Texas Haynesville Shale rig count has dropped significantly from 2010.  If gas prices stay low through this fall, it isn’t likely that trend will reverse any time soon. “The prolific Haynesville Shale has been a source of interest for natural gas drilling since the first well was fractured just a few years back.  If activity […]

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Drilling Catastrophe Unlikely with Natural Gas Wells

by Kenneth E. DuBose on November 23, 2009

William Kapell, a hydrologist with U.S. Geological Survey explains the various hazards associated with horizontal drilling in the Marcellus Shale of New York. [Read More]

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New York State Horizontal Drilling Regulations

by Kenneth E. DuBose on October 30, 2009

Debate continues in New York state on whether to allow natural gas companies to drill horizontally. [Read More]

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New York Debates Horizontal Drilling Regulations

by Kenneth E. DuBose on October 1, 2009

New York is debating newly proposed environmental regulations concerning horizontal drilling in the Marcellus Shale. [Read More]

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