New Albany

New Albany Exclusives

Global Hunter: ‘The area remains largely untapped with the more modern tools of E&P operators.’

Such emerging shale-gas plays as Utah’s Manning Canyon and Illinois’ New Albany were the focus of researchers at the 2010 RPSEA conference in Denver.

The Illinois Basin’s New Albany shale has been a tough nut to crack, but start-up of a new field in Kentucky and the kick-off of a basin-wide research consortium are positive fracs.