Analysis: Shale natural gas tops other energy sources

08/17/2011 | EnergyBiz.com

Shale natural gas could be a leading source of energy, but its path could be blocked by lack of infrastructure or environmental resistance, according to this article. "The power industry will likely increase the share of natural gas in the fuel mix because of the carbon footprint of natural gas-fired generation and because it can be built more quickly and easily than coal, nuclear, or hydro and will benefit from credible expectations of lower long-term natural gas prices," according to a report by IHS CERA.

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