Britons will decide how to spend $1.3 bln shale gas fund

An anti-fracking protester wears a message on his hat during a demonstration outside County Hall in Preston, Britain June 24, 2015. REUTERS/Andrew Yates/File Photo

By Karolin Schaps and Kylie MacLellan LONDON (Reuters) – Britons living near “fracking” ...

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Brexit could provide boost for Britain’s shale gas

Machinery moves earth on the proposed gas fracking site close to the village of Little Plumpton, Britain June 23, 2015. REUTERS/Phil Noble

By Karolin Schaps LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s shale gas industry could get a helping hand from a ...

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EIA: US to become net natural gas exporter in H2 2017

EIA US to become net natural gas exporter in second half of 2017

The United States is expected to become a net exporter of natural gas during the second half of 2017 as pipeline ...

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China’s gas reserves up

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China, the world’s largest energy consumer, is estimated to have 90 trillion cubic meters (tcm) of natural ...

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Britain could see first fracked gas this year

Britain could see first fracked gas this year after permit approval

Britain's first fracked shale gas could flow this year after local government officials in northern England ...

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Sinopec to develop shale gas in Chongqing

Sinopec to develop shale gas in Chongqing

China's Sinopec last week signed a cooperation agreement with the Chongqing Municipal Government for the ...

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Former Cheniere chief Souki made $54 million last year

Loading of the first Sabine Pass export cargo (Image courtesy of Cheniere)

Former CEO of Cheniere Energy, Charif Souki has seen a sevenfold increase in total compensation in his last year as ...

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BP, CNPC sign shale gas PSC

BP, CNPC sign shale gas PSC

BP of UK on Thursday signed a production sharing contract (PSC) with China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) ...

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EIA: shale developments boost U.S. natural gas reserves

EIA: shale developments up U.S.natural gas reserves

U.S. proved reserves of total natural gas increased by 10 percent or 34.8 Tcf in 2014 and reached a record high for ...

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APPEA: moratorium on shale gas hinders NT’s development

APPEA: moratorium on shale gas hinders NT's development

Calls for a moratorium on shale gas exploration and hydraulic fracturing in the Northern Territory have no basis in ...

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EIA: near-term shale gas production to drop

EIA: near-term shale gas production to drop

Natural gas production across all major shale regions in EIA's Drilling Productivity Report is projected to ...

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APPEA: NT could benefit from shale gas development

APPEA: NT could benefit from shale gas development

Developing a shale gas industry in the Northern Territory could drive significant long-term economic growth, ...

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Cuadrilla wins two exploration licences

Cuadrilla wins two shale gas exploration licences

Cuadrilla said it has been offered two new exploration licences, as part of the UK Government’s 14th Round for ...

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JOGMEC, Inpex in B.C. shale gas study with Nexen and IGBC

JOGMEC, Inpex in B.C. shale gas study with Nexen and IGBC

Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation and Inpex Corporation said that they have commenced a joint study on ...

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UK: shale gas exploration applications to be expedited

UK: shale gas exploration applications to be expedited

Shale gas planning applications will be fast-tracked through a new, dedicated planning process, under measures ...

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Cuadrilla to appeal shale gas exploration refusals

Cuadrilla to appeal shale gas exploration refusals

Cuadrilla said it plans to appeal Lancashire County Council’s Development Control Committee’s decisions last month ...

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Study reveals Utica shale gas reserves larger than estimates

Utica hides more shale gas than predicted, study shows

Driven in part by production from Marcellus Shale and other shale plays, natural gas has surpassed coal as the ...

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The Dutch plan no drilling for shale gas

The Dutch plan no shale gas drilling in the next five years

The Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs, Henk Kamp, said that no drilling for shale gas will take place in the ...

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New York officially bans fracking

New York officially bans fracking

The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has officially prohibited high-volume hydraulic fracturing ...

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Cuadrilla denied permission to drill for shale gas

Cuadrilla denied permission drill for shale gas

Cuadrilla Resources issued a comment on Lancashire County Council’s Development Control Committee's decision to ...

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YPF hits shale gas in Vaca Muerta

YPF hits shale gas in Vaca Muerta

Argentina’s YPF said it made a shale gas discovery in Vaca Muerta region in the province of Neuquen. ...

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