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What is Shale Gas?

Shale gas is natural gas released from shale rock formations. There are different types of shale rock formations in the United State including Marcellus, Bakken, Barnett, Eagle, and Utica shale. ┬áIn order to release the natural gas from the shale rock formations, a method called hydraulic fracturing takes place. Fracking is slang for hydraulic fracturing. […]

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