Garrett County and Natural Gas - Risks and Benefits

A selection of categorized links to allow one to assess the risks and benefits of gas development in Garrett Conty.

Garrett County Montage

Gas Storage

CO2 sequestration is one of todays topics. It's possible for dry wells to be used for this purpose. These are links that address the issues associated with it.

- 1480 - [March 27, 2013] - BloombergBusiness, Matthew Phillips - "The U.S. Has Too Much Oil and Nowhere to Put It"
"Seven months ago the giant tanks in Cushing, Okla., the largest crude oil storage hub in North America, were three-quarters empty. After spending the last few years brimming with light, sweet crude unlocked by the shale drilling revolution, the tanks held just less than 18 million barrels by late July, down from a high of 52 million in early 2013. New pipelines to refineries along the Gulf Coast had drained Cushing of more than 30 million barrels in less than a year."
- 1742 - [December 12, 2013] - Dakota Resource Council, Blake Sobczak, E&E reporter - "Crude slump sidelines thousands of rail tank cars"
"Oil producers’ rush to the rails has tapered off in recent months, dragging thousands of crude tank cars off the tracks in North Dakota’s Bakken Shale play.
Rail industry and government data show that shippers have lost some of their appetite for railing crude out of the Bakken amid increased pipeline capacity, a sustained oil price slump and slimmer discounts for inland crude."