Shale Energy Engineering 2014: Technical Challenges, Environmental Issues, and Public Policy

This collection contains 73 peer-reviewed papers on the technical challenges associated with shale oil and gas development from a civil and environmental engineering perspective. Topics include: water resources and groundwater management and treatment; environmental issues in water disposal; geotechnical and geological aspects of shale oil and gas; hydraulic fracturing characterization and monitoring; environmental effects and practices in hydraulic fracturing; environmental regulations, risk management, and mitigation; public policy issues related to shale oil and gas; infrastructure development, roadway management, and site development; and pipeline detection, mapping, and monitoring.These papers will be of interest to both researchers and practitioners in all areas of shale energy engineering.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 733p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01536492
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780784413654
  • Files: TRIS, ASCE
  • Created Date: Jul 21 2014 3:00PM