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Putting a Throttle on Natural Gas Production?
August 20, 2013 | WESA FM

Reports of rapidly rising natural gas production from the Marcellus, Utica and other shale formations, even while thousands of completed wells are waiting on pipeline, has some experts predicting a slowdown in drilling activity in anticipation of depressed prices.

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Fayetteville Shale Drilling Status
June 23, 2013 | Fairfield Sun Times
Although natural gas production from the Fayetteville Shale has declined steadily since January, 2010 there is still an enormous amount of gas in the ground. Low natural gas prices and the lack of natural gas liquids in the Fayetteville have made drilling in other areas more attractive.

Future of the Haynesville Shale?
April 13, 2014 |
Natural gas drilling activity in the Haynesville Shale was booming in 2010 but has fallen significantly since then. The fall occurred as natural gas prices fell from $12 down to $2. Companies started drilling there with a high income assumption. After the price fall, drillers could make more money drilling liquid and oil-rich plays because the revenue there was greater. They Haynesville still holds lots of gas and drilling will increase when prices increase.

Exporting Natural Gas from the Haynesville Shale
February 27, 2014 | Bloomberg
Production of natural gas from the Haynesville Shale has been falling in response to low gas prices and more lucrative drilling opportunities. Some believe that the solution is in exporting the gas to Asia where prices are much higher.

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