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Category: EuropeanEnergy

U.K. Opens Bidding for New Round of Shale Gas Exploration

August 01, 2014 Posted by Chris Wysong

The United Kingdom is creating tax incentives in order to entice on shore oil and gas exploration. Some speculations claim that there is an abundance of gas in the Bowland basin region: enough to supply the country for 500 years. However, there is a fair amount of resistance to the practice of fracking. There is concern that the practice could lead to water contamination as well as a host of other environmental issues. Robert Hutton and Nidaa Bakhsh explain the current situation in the UK. U.K. Opens Bidding for New Round of Shale Gas Exploration By:Robert Hutton and Nidaa Bakhsh The U.K. began the bidding process for the next set of onshore oil and gas exploration licenses, including shale that is considered a cheaper and more secure energy source. The Department of Energy and Climate Change set out the details, which include planning guidance for areas of outstanding natural beauty, national parks and world heritage sites. About half the U.K. will be open for bids. Shale gas

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