Oil and Natural Gas News

You are here

April 14, 2009
DOE-Funded Primer Underscores Technology Advances, Challenges of Shale Gas Development

Washington, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announces the release of "Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States: A Primer....

March 31, 2009
DOE-Funded Project Shows Promise for Tapping Vast U.S. Oil Shale Resources

A technology as simple as an advanced heater cable may hold the secret for tapping into the nation's largest source of oil, which is contained in...

March 26, 2009
DOE-Sponsored Technology Enhances Recovery of Natural Gas in Wyoming

Research sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy Oil and Natural Gas Program has found a way to distinguish between groundwater and the water co...

February 25, 2009
DOE Project Leads to New Alliance to Promote Low-Impact Drilling

A project supported by the Office of Fossil Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) has given rise to a major new research consortium...