Wet sand: what impacts on shale breakevens and CO2?

…water to cultivate nature based solutions (also below). https://thundersaidenergy.com/2019/12/08/shale-growth-what-if-the-permian-went-co2-neutral/ https://thundersaidenergy.com/2020/07/10/green-deserts-a-final-frontier-for-forest-carbon/ Shale thus sets the marginal cost in oil markets, as our numbers require of 2.5Mbpd of shale growth each year…

Shale: Upgrade to Fiber?

Completing a shale well depends on over 40 variables. Each one can be optimised using data. It follows that next-generation data will deliver next-generation shale productivity. Hence our new, 25-page…

Shale: Upgrade to Fiber?

Completing a shale well depends on over 40 variables. Each one can be optimised using data. It follows that next-generation data could deliver next-generation shale productivity. This note focuses on…

Shale EOR: Container Class

Will Shale-EOR add another leg of unconventional upside? The topic jumped into the ‘Top 10’ most researched shale themes last year, hence we have reviewed the opportunity in depth. Stranded…

China’s Shale Challenge?

…Chinese shale gas industry. This data-file tabulates the most-cited challenges, and the solutions that are suggested to combat them. It also includes our “top ten conclusions” on Chinese shale gas….

The Ascent of Shale

…productivity gains described in our thematic research. Shale productivity trebled from 2012-2018. We think it can rise another 45% by 2025, unlocking 16Mbpd of liquid shale production. However beforehand, productivity…