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Poland ditches Exploration Fund to spur shale gas exploration; drilling legislation talks imminent

Poland has dropped plans for a state-run fund to hold stakes in shale gas licenses in an effort to reignite foreign investment. “In order to encourage investors, we had to choose a less bureaucratic model of the law,” Prime Minister Donald Tusk told reporters in Warsaw, according to a report by Bloomberg. “We need to…

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Western Australia Govt releases new draft shale gas fracking regulations

New draft regulations which pave the way for the start of commercial shale gas fracking have been released by the state government of Western Australia (WA), according to a report by national broadcaster ABC. WA is estimated to have 20% of the world’s shale gas reserves, natural gas which is released by fracturing shale rock…

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Buru Energy

Buru Energy Limited is an Australian S&P/ASX 200 listed oil and gas exploration and production company solely focused on the Canning Superbasin, in the southwest Kimberley region of Western Australia. Phone 08 9215 1800 Key Services Buru holds a large exploration and production portfolio all of which is located in the Canning Superbasin in Western…

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US EIA China Report February 2014

China’s robust economic growth and thirst for energy resources in the past decade has driven it to become the top global energy consumer.  China has the largest oil and gas production in the Asia-Pacific region and the largest coal production in the world, but the country’s escalating energy demand is increasing its reliance on imports…

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IEA sees major growth in China’s natural gas sector: shale gas targets more feasible

China’s robust economic growth and thirst for energy resources in the past decade has driven it to become the top global energy consumer.  The country has the largest oil and gas production in the Asia-Pacific region and the largest coal production in the world, but escalating energy demand is increasing its reliance on imports and…

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The Fylde

Cuadrilla Resources intends to apply for planning permission to drill, hydraulically fracture and test the flow of gas from up to four exploration wells on each of two sites, one at Roseacre Wood and the other at Preston New Road, in the Fylde coastal plain as part of its work to understand the full potential…

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South Africa shale gas exploration regulations out ‘shortly’ to enable ‘decisive’ progress

South Africa will move ahead “decisively” with the exploration of shale gas, the country’s Minerals Minister Susan Shabangu said this week. She said that “geology indicates” a potential for 485 trillion cubic feet of shale gas trapped in the formations of South Africa’s arid Karoo region. “We will move ahead decisively, yet responsibly with the…

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eCORP Stimulation Technologies

eCORP Stimulation Technologies, LLC (“ecorpStim”) develops and implements breakthrough extraction technologies for conventional and unconventional resources. Phone (713) 520-0993 Key Services A subsidiary of the eCORP group, ecorpStim was created in 2012 with the objective of proposing to European countries alternative technologies to hydraulic fracturing, based on a re-usable stimulation fluid and the absence of…

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