Explorer Article

Opinions Fractured on Hydro Fracturing  
David Brown

Have an opinion about hydraulic fracturing? So does the person next to you, which is why Steve Leifer, this year’s speaker at the upcoming DEG annual luncheon, says to look at the big picture.  

Putting the ‘Clean’ in Coal Technology   
Barry Friedman

It's plentiful, it's accessible, it's a part of our lives – but can coal ever be the environmentally preferred choice of energy? A look at the current reality of clean coal technology.

Distinguished Lecturers Hit the Road  
AAPG Explorer: News you need – now  
AAPG Explorer: A world of information  

Explorer Emphasis

Exploring the Causes of Induced Seismicity  
Louise Durham

Induced seismicity has been the bane of hydraulic fracturing’s public image, but research is underway to determine the precise culprit for seemingly unnatural earthquakes.

Ohio Experiences Fuel Award-Winning Paper  
Barry Friedman

Award-winning paper showcases cutting-edge technique that strongly correlates the 2011 Youngstown, Ohio, Earthquake Sequence to wastewater injection.

Shale List Grows  
Louise Durham

Shale List Grows: Production from unconventional reservoirs, particularly shale, has been a boon to U.S. domestic natural gas stockpiles.

Explorer Policy Watch

Hydraulic Fracturing Spawns New Regs  
Aaron Rodriguez

Shale gas production is booming throughout the United States and the world due to the success of the cutting edge – and in some corners, controversial – drilling technique known as hydraulic fracturing.

Field Seminar


Online e Symposium

Short Course

A wealth of industry information in a short period of time  
14 February 3000


A collaborative exchange of ideas and and best practices  
14 February 3000
Coming Soon

Check back often. "Find an Expert" feature is coming online soon!