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- Gas Hydrates
The top 10 frack sand suppliers claim 55% of total business, while more than 40 companies make up the remaining percentage.
The news comes on the heels of an anemic first quarter in which permits applications dropped 32% and gas play applications fell by 35%.
West Virginia University researchers estimate that the play’s technically recoverable reserves of 782 Tcf put it on par with neighboring Marcellus Shale.