29 Oct '13, 3pm

Scientists wary of shale oil and gas as US energy salvation #greenbuilding

Scientists wary of shale oil and gas as US energy salvation #greenbuilding

Charles A.S. Hall, A.S. Hall, professor emeritus at the College of Environmental Science and Forestry, State University of New York, Syracuse, is an expert on how much energy it takes to extract energy, and therefore which natural resources offer the best energy return on investment (EROI). He will describe two studies: one of the global patterns of fossil-fuel production in the past decade, and the other of oil production patterns from the Bakken Field (the giant expanse of oil-bearing shale rock underneath North Dakota and Montana that is being produced using hydraulic fracturing).

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Thanks to Jake Richardson from CleanTechnica for this story on soar energy planning in China. While…

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Guest Post: When is the best time to purchase and install replacement windows #greenbuilding

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