U.S. Energy Information Administration - EIA - Independent Statistics and Analysis
Posted May 5, 2016Today in Energy
For decades, hydraulic fracturing had been referred to as an unconventional completion technique, but over the past 10 years it has become the technique by which most natural gas is produced in the United States. Based on the most recent data from states, EIA estimates that natural gas production from hydraulically fractured wells now makes up about two-thirds of total U.S. marketed gas production. More›
Source: EIA, based on IHS Global Insight and DrillingInfo Inc.
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