NETL Researchers Study Wellbore Cement NETLís cement research will lead to improved safety and reduced risks in deepwater and ultra-deepwater drilling, as well as in overall oil and gas development, helping to ensure the nationís secure use of offshore oil and gas.
Fall 2013 Issue of E&P Focus Now Available! This issue of E&P Focus highlights DOE/NETL-sponsored projects related to the treatment of produced and frac water.
October 2013 Issue of Fire in the Ice Now Available!
NETL has published an update to the popular "Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States: A Primer," published in 2009. This update, entitled "Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States: An Update", provides additional information on the current status of various shale plays that have undergone significant development over the past four years.
Expedition Provides New Insight on Gas Hydrates in Gulf of Mexico
A joint-federal-agency 15-day research expedition in the northern Gulf of Mexico yielded innovative high-resolution seismic data and imagery that will help refine characterizations of large methane hydrate resources in the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf. Read project summary
Hydraulic Fracturing Data Collection Tools Improve Environmental Reporting, Monitoring, Protection
Two data collection tools specifically developed for hydraulic fracturing are available to help regulatory agencies monitor drilling and completion operations and enhance environmental protection. Read project summary
E&P Focus Newsletter - A publication highlighting the latest developments in R&D being carried out by NETL
Fire In The Ice - Methane Hydrate R&D Program Newsletter