Shale Gas in China: Development and Challenges

Dance to the Revolution 2013-07-16

Just finished writing a report on Shale Gas in China, in which I gave an overview of China’s shale gas exploration and development, mapped out joint China and foreign activities in this space, and analyzed some challenges issues – environmental constraints, technology and personnel shortage, pipeline access issues, land/ mineral rights management, and pricing/market mechanism.

The PDF file is available here:

I’d love to hear your thoughts and comments.


Hydraulic fracturing operations by Anton Oilfield Services in Sichuan Province, China. Image Credit: Anton Oilfield.