Resources To Better Understand The Shale Energy Industry

Here are a number of resources that will give you important background on and insight into the shale energy industry.

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OSU Extension – Subsuface Energy Resource Center (website)

The Institute For Energy & Environmental Research (website)

A Research Guise to the Marcellus and Utica Shales (Carnegie Mellon University website)

An Analysis Of The Economic Potential For Shale Formations In Ohio (2012 report)

Cornell University Cooperative Extension Natural Gas Development Resource Center (website)

Penn State Marcellus Center For Outreach & Research (website)

Marcellus Shale Natural Gas Extraction Study (2009 – 2010, study guide)

Penn State Extension – Natural Gas (website)

Marcellus Shale Education & Training Center (website)

The Ohio State University Agriculture and Natural Resources Marcellus Shale Gas & Oil Information (website)

The SUNY Fredonia Shale Research Institute (website)

Colorado Energy Research Institute (website)

Energy Institute The University of Texas at Austin (website)

Rice University’s James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy Energy Forum (website)

Washington & Jefferson College Energy Index

Washington & Jefferson College Center for Energy Policy and Management



Eagle Ford Shale News – Oil & Gas Journal

Utica and Marcellus Shale (infographic)

The Fracking Conundrum (PDF from Geneva Analytics)

Institute For 21st Century Energy (website)

NEI Publication – National Energy Policy 10-23-12

Ohio Shale Energy (website)

Capitol Integrity Group – Ohio Shale Play (website)

Bricker & Eckler Marcellus and Utica Shale Resource Center (website)

Marcellus Shale Coalition (website)

Chevron (website) (website)

Range Resources (website)

ConocoPhillips (website)

Barnett Shale Energy Education Council (website)

Louisiana Oil & Gas Association Haynesville Shale Education Center (website)

Marcellus Drilling News (website)

Energy Tomorrow (website)

Hart Energy (website offering research papers, subscription media, etc.)

Unconventional Oil & Gas Center (website)

America’s Natural Gas Alliance (website)

Go Marcellus Shale (website)

The Marcellus Shale (website)

Shale Energy News (website)

American Petroleum Institute (website)

We Are Energy Nation (website)

Baker Hughes Interactive Rig Count (website with map of wells in North America)

American Gas Association (website)

Institute for Energy Research (website)

Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (website)

McDonald Hopkins Ohio Energy Forum (archived webcast)

Oil and Gas Journal (website)

All Energy Now Podcasts

McDonald Hopkins Business Advocate: Energy Insights (website)

Bricker & Eckler ShaleOhio (website)

Southpointe & Marcellus Shale Chamber (website)



Ohio Department of Natural Resources (website)

U.S. Energy Information Administration (website)

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (website)

USGS Energy Resources Program (website)

Guide to Environmental Conservation (website)

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