Industry, feds are urged to collaborate on shale drilling safety

03/31/2013 | Platts

Technological advancements in drilling that have helped spark an oil and natural gas production boom in the U.S. also increase the possibility of disasters, several experts said during a conference. "We're pushing the envelope, so a lot of these frontier exploration plays, they're technically complex, [they] require ... combined collaboration of industry and government that will make this work," said Frank Verrastro, senior vice president of the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

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