Overview of selected shale gas regions

Shale Gas will over the next two decades change the nature of the global energy market. Already it has transformed the United States’ energy market, which will soon become a net exporter. Large shale gas reserves have been identified in Asia, in Europe, including the United Kingdom, in Africa and Australia. This section reviews the…


‘Dramatic’ boost to transport, logistics industry from US shale gas boom says PwC

As the shale energy revolution is gaining speed in the U.S., transportation and logistics companies are experiencing an immediate and dramatic impact, according to a new PwC US report, Shale Energy: A potential game changer – Implications for the US transportation & logistics industry. Since 2010, the U.S. has emerged as the largest gas producer…


MarkWest Energy to expand Sherwood processing complex in the Marcellus Shale after deal with Antero Resources

Denver-HQed MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. has signed a long-term, fee-based deal with Antero Resources for the development of an additional cryogenic gas processing plant at Markwest’s Sherwood complex in Doddridge County, West Virginia. MarkWest will build a fifth 200 million cubic feet per day (MMcf/d) processing plant that is expected to begin operations in third…