Exclusives

The unconventional revolution is making a big impact, bringing benefits along with concerns. 

Operators in North American shale plays are using more than 5 MMlbs of frack sand per well.

The industry has only begun to scratch the surface of what is possible in developing shale plays through collaboration.

Data-driven models can shed light on factors that influence operations.

Panelists say there is much work to be done, but potential is plentiful.

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Production

Enhanced completions are migrating to shale plays across parts of North America.

The NRG Energy and JX Nippon Oil & Gas project aims to turn waste into revenue using technology.

The move to pad drilling and batch completions is tightening supply for pressure pumping equipment, prompting operators to add capacity.