Natural Gas Plays in the Marcellus Shale: Challenges and Potential Opportunities

Environ Sci Technol. 2010 Aug 1;44(15):5679-84. doi: 10.1021/es903811p.

Abstract

Tapping the lucrative Marcellus Shale natural gas deposits may have a host of environmental concerns.

MeSH terms

  • Conservation of Energy Resources
  • Extraction and Processing Industry*
  • Fossil Fuels / analysis*
  • Fossil Fuels / statistics & numerical data
  • Geological Phenomena
  • United States
  • Water Pollution / analysis
  • Water Pollution / prevention & control

Substances

  • Fossil Fuels