The Shale Oil Revolution in the USA – Can it Continue?
Maurice B. Dusseault
Professor of Geological Engineering, University of Waterloo
As one may deduce from a number of recent articles, shale oil in the US (and slightly in Canada) has come to play a remarkable and novel role in the world of oil prices. Although once viewed as a challenging and difficult “unconventional” resource, drilling improvements, hydraulic fracturing improvements, and an “assembly line”…