Production in major shale gas plays set to decline

Tuesday, 01 December 2015

Natural gas production across all major US shale regions are seen declining from a high in May at 45.6 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) to just 44.9 Bcf/d in September. Production from new wells is not large enough to offset production declines from existing, legacy wells, EIA analysts stated in the EIA’s latest Drilling Productivity Report.

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