Unconventional oil

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The Globe and Mail
Oil sands found to be a leading source of air pollution in North Americastudies to lung cancer, cardiovascular disease and diabetes. The work reveals
Oil sands found to be a leading source of air pollution in North America
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
studies to lung cancer, cardiovascular disease and diabetes. The work reveals a previously hidden impact from extracting unconventional oil, in Canada and elsewhere, such as Venezuela’s Orinoco Petroleum Belt. The Nature study is also one of the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Energy secretary faces constituency conflict over frackingthe Tories want to allow it. A Scottish Government spokesman said: “We have pu
Energy secretary faces constituency conflict over fracking
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
the Tories want to allow it. A Scottish Government spokesman said: “We have put in place a moratorium to ensure that no unconventional oil and gas exploration can take place in Scotland. “In view of the potential risks presented, the Scottish... Read more
8d
PhysOrg
Temporary oilfield workers are major factor in increased water use in N. Dakota Bakken regionand further study in the Bakken and elsewhere are needed to better understand,
Temporary oilfield workers are major factor in increased water use in N. Dakota Bakken region
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
and further study in the Bakken and elsewhere are needed to better understand, quantify and minimize water impacts of unconventional oil and gas development in the future." More information: R. M. Horner et al, Water Use and Management in the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Trouble the Water - New in Trib+Water: Trouble the Water by John Reynolds May 18 2016 In this week's edition of the Trib+Water newsletter: Iron may pose a greater threat to drinking water than previously thought contaminated wastewater found in...of the Trib+Water newsletter: Iron may pose a greater threat to drinking water
Trouble the Water - New in Trib+Water: Trouble the Water by John Reynolds May 18 2016 In this week's edition of the Trib+Water newsletter: Iron may pose a greater threat to drinking water than previously thought contaminated wastewater found in...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
of the Trib+Water newsletter: Iron may pose a greater threat to drinking water than previously thought, contaminated wastewater found in water near "unconventional" oil and gas production site and an interview with Kenneth Cook of Wat... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Can Big Oil Survive At Today's Prices?core areas are among the very lowest-cost major plays in the world. For all of
Can Big Oil Survive At Today's Prices?
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
core areas are among the very lowest-cost major plays in the world. For all of the OPEC rhetoric about the high cost of unconventional oil, few OPEC countries are competitive with unconventional plays when OPEC fiscal budgetary costs are... Read more
12d
Market Watch
Why Hillary Clinton’s coal gaffe shouldn’t be a big dealcreation at the pace of the last year. In 2014, when Kentucky grew faster, it w
Why Hillary Clinton’s coal gaffe shouldn’t be a big deal
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
creation at the pace of the last year. In 2014, when Kentucky grew faster, it was less. By contrast, fracking and other “unconventional oil and gas” work created 2.1 million jobs by 2012, according to IHS CERA, whose estimates environmentalists... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why The Foundation Of The Financial Markets Took A Big Hitthe future energy equation. As Art shows, conventional oil production peaked b
Why The Foundation Of The Financial Markets Took A Big Hit
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
the future energy equation. As Art shows, conventional oil production peaked back in 2011. What has continued to grow is unconventional oil production. This is the extremely expensive stuff. This expensive oil was extracted and supplied to the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Fracking protest at Holyrood as SNP faces more pressure from membersnot be allowed if there is "any suggestion" it harms the environment. Diane Bu
Fracking protest at Holyrood as SNP faces more pressure from members
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
not be allowed if there is "any suggestion" it harms the environment. Diane Burn, a member of the SNP Members Against Unconventional Oil and Gas group, was one of around 30 people who took part in the protest. She said: "We would like to put... Read more
18d
heraldscotland
Sturgeon has 'taken flight from reason' over fracking with 'anti-science' statements, expert claimsbe to do that". Her new position contrasted sharply with public statements mad
Sturgeon has 'taken flight from reason' over fracking with 'anti-science' statements, expert claims
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
be to do that". Her new position contrasted sharply with public statements made by SNP ministers when a moratorium over unconventional oil and gas, to remain in place until a process of consultation and research is completed next year, was... Read more
18d
PhysOrg
Radioactive isotopes reveal age of oil and gas wastewater spillscould be especially useful in areas where the source of contamination is unknow
Radioactive isotopes reveal age of oil and gas wastewater spills
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
could be especially useful in areas where the source of contamination is unknown and could stem from either recent unconventional oil and gas activities associated with hydraulic fracturing or from a long legacy of conventional oil and gas... Read more
19d
Zero Hedge
M. King Hubbert: The Limits To Oilof the oil that we consume now and it's from the kind of fields where you drill
M. King Hubbert: The Limits To Oil
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 days ago
of the oil that we consume now and it's from the kind of fields where you drill a hole in the ground and oil comes out. The unconventional oil that we hear a lot more about -- like from fracking, where you have to pump all this fluid in to create... Read more
21d
Zawya
EXCLUSIVE-Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC splitOil & Gassending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In t
EXCLUSIVE-Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC splitOil & Gas
Zawya / Posted 21 days ago
sending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In the past five years, the development of unconventional oil production from U.S. shale deposits and other sources such as Canadian oil sands has made redundant the... Read more
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22d
The Tyee
Groundwater Contamination from Fracking Changes over Time: Studyspecies, cancer-causing compounds, and 2-butoxyethanol (a chemical highly toxic
Groundwater Contamination from Fracking Changes over Time: Study
The Tyee / Posted 22 days ago
species, cancer-causing compounds, and 2-butoxyethanol (a chemical highly toxic to humans) in groundwater overlying unconventional oil and gas mining activity in the Barnett and Marcellus shales. (The Barnett study was funded by local... Read more
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The Financial Express
OPEC dead? Rivals believe that Saudi Arabia doesn’t care about OPEC any moresending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In t
OPEC dead? Rivals believe that Saudi Arabia doesn’t care about OPEC any more
The Financial Express / Posted 23 days ago
sending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In the past five years, the development of unconventional oil production from U.S. shale deposits and other sources such as Canadian oil sands has made redundant the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC splitsending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In t
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC split
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
sending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In the past five years, the development of unconventional oil production from U.S. shale deposits and other sources such as Canadian oil sands has made redundant the... Read more
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23d
Business Standard India
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC splitsending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In t
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC split
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
sending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In the past five years, the development of unconventional oil production from US shale deposits and other sources such as Canadian oil sands has made redundant the idea... Read more
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The Star
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC splitsending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In t
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC split
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
sending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In the past five years, the development of unconventional oil production from U.S. shale deposits and other sources such as Canadian oil sands has made redundant the... Read more
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Reuters
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC splitsending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In t
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC split
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
sending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In the past five years, the development of unconventional oil production from U.S. shale deposits and other sources such as Canadian oil sands has made redundant the... Read more
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23d
Channel NewsAsia
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC splitsending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In t
Shift in Saudi oil thinking deepens OPEC split
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
sending any signals. This follows the fundamental changes on oil markets. In the past five years, the development of unconventional oil production from U.S. shale deposits and other sources such as Canadian oil sands has made redundant the... Read more
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examiner.com
2nd Annual Production Chemicals Optimization ConferenceThe - Unconventional Oil and Gas 2016 is coming to Houston, Texas, June 29 - 3
2nd Annual Production Chemicals Optimization Conference
examiner.com / Posted 25 days ago
The - Unconventional Oil and Gas 2016 is coming to Houston, Texas, June 29 - 30, Crown Plaza Hotel Northwest Brookhollow. Drilling or fracking for oil is not a straight forward proposition.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Fracking would pose no danger to water supplies, new research suggestsEngineering, said: "Although the Selby Coalfield didn't use hydraulic fracturin
Fracking would pose no danger to water supplies, new research suggests
PhysOrg / Posted a month ago
Engineering, said: "Although the Selby Coalfield didn't use hydraulic fracturing of the kind suggested for the recovery of unconventional oil and gas deposits, the site offers a useful analogue to help us learn more about what could happen if... Read more

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