Midweek Briefing -- Shale’s Next Trick… “Re-Fracking”

Posted On Sep 23, 2015 By Jody Chudley

Less than 10%. I’m referring to the amount of oil or natural gas in the ground that a typical shale well recovers. That means that more than 90% of the hydrocarbons that are trapped in the rocks are left behind. That isn’t a problem. That is an opportunity.