Hydraulic Fracturing in Michigan
September 6, 2013 | University of Michigan
University of Michigan researchers today released seven technical reports that together form the most comprehensive Michigan-focused resource on hydraulic fracturing.
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New York Energy Plan Silent on Hydraulic Fracturing
January 12, 2014 | StarGazette.com
Although New York's state government calls for an expanded use of natural gas for clean energy reasons, it does not address hydraulic fracturing - the currently banned process that could greatly accelerate gas production in the state.
Small Earthquakes in the Eagle Ford Play
August 29, 2013 | Jackson School of Geosciences
"Most of the small earthquakes in the Eagle Ford region of South Texas are probably the result of extraction of large volumes of oil and associated water. [...] The Eagle Ford area contrasts sharply with the Barnett Shale region of North Texas, where [...] most small earthquakes were probably triggered by the injection of large volumes of waste water from hydraulic fracturing." Quoted from the Jackson School of Geosciences press release.
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