Potential of the Monterey Shale?
May 31, 2013 | National Geographic
California's Monterey Shale could hold twice as much oil as the Bakken or five times as much as the Eagle Ford. How much it yields might be determined by challenging geology or citizen opposition.
Acidizing the Monterey Shale?
August 29, 2013 | FuelFix.com
The practice of using strong acids to stimulate production from oil and natural gas wells has been used for decades. It is currently being explored as a method for stimulating wells in California's Monterey Shale, which could contain over 15 billion barrels of oil.
Shale Energy: US vs China
January 16, 2014 | CNBC.com
In the second half of this short video on CNBC.com, Rex Tillerson, CEO of Exxon Mobil, comments on China's shale gas and shale oil potential. He believes that China has a greater amount of energy locked up in shale than the United States but there are geographic, geological and technical challenges that limit production and distribution.