2011 Marcellus Shale Playbook
The 2011 Marcellus Shale Playbook is the eleventh in Hart Energy’s exclusive series of comprehensive reports delving into North America’s most compelling unconventional resource plays. The lineup of topics
addresses the plays everyone is talking about and delivers answers to essential questions on reservoirs, active operators, economics, key technologies, and infrastructure issues.
Table of Contents
04 | Monetizing Marcellus
In short time, operators have proven the Appalachian Marcellus’ production potential. They’re working now on increasing recovery and getting the bounty to markets.
22 | Marcellus Moves to Prime Time
An emerging play only three years ago, the Marcellus has earned a reputation as the nation’s top gas shale play.
58 | Servicing the Marcellus Shale
Drilling and completion technologies are key to increasing Marcellus gas shale activity.
76 | Infrastructure Needs Follow Fast-paced Marcellus Activity
But regulatory and environmental issues may slow resource development.
82 | Midstream Players Focus on Myriad Challenges
Several solutions are needed for the Marcellus Shale to reach its anticipated potential.
86 | Reaching Full Potential
The economics of the Marcellus Shale from an upstream perspective reveal several concerns.
92 | Environmental Regulation of Marcellus Drilling
Operators must comply with a variety of regulatory programs.
98 | References
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