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Review on Research and Development of Shale Gas in China
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  • Journal title : The Journal of Engineering Geology
  • Volume 25, Issue 3,  2015, pp.323-329
  • Publisher : The Korea Society of Engineering Gelolgy
  • DOI : 10.9720/kseg.2015.3.323
 Title & Authors
Review on Research and Development of Shale Gas in China
Zhuang, Li; Kim, Kwang Yeom; Sun, Zhi-xue; Li, Yan-chao;
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 Abstract
Shale gas reserves in China are large, although shale gas production is still in its infancy. This paper reviews Chinese national policies and guidelines related to shale gas development, in particular those related to recent progress in the development of shale gas reserves in Sichuan Province and Chongqing since February 2015. In addition, three large-scale R&D projects related to shale gas development, funded by the Government of China, are introduced, and the scope of the work in each project is described.
 Keywords
shale gas;China;resource;resource development;research and development;
 Language
English
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