Natural Gas Expanding as a Major Player in Transportation Fuels

The National Research Council recently recommended expanding the use of natural gas as transportation fuel along with a greater use of aerodynamic devices on trailers to reduce fuel consumption.

Under development by the National Highway Safety Administration, the National Research Council offered guidance for the “Phase II Rule” for reducing engine emissions and increasing fuel economy.

Read the entire article here.

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The Shale Play Today – January 2013 Edition

We’re pleased to share our monthly shale gas e-newsletter “The Shale Play Today.” Inside this edition you will find:

  • Information to help you stay out of the crosshairs of the U.S. Dept. of Labor as it targets shale gas employers for wage & hour enforcement
  • A recap of a promising project that takes a massive former steelmaking site and converts it to a potential location for a shale gas operations
  • A software investment by Schlumberger intended to spur research and development in geology and geo-physics at West Virginia University
  • Details on a collaboration between Chesapeake Energy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to study ground water at a “live” fracing site

And much more!

The January 2013 edition is available here.