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US Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) Regulations Handbook, 2012 - Product Image

US Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) Regulations Handbook, 2012

  • Published: January 2013
  • Region: United States
  • 60 pages
  • GlobalData

US Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) Regulations Handbook, 2012

Summary

“US Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) Regulations Handbook, 2012” is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists, and offers comprehensive information on hydraulic fracturing regulations applicable in the US both at the federal and state level. The report provides information on the regulatory bodies supervising hydraulic fracturing operations and laws and acts enacted for the regulation of fracking operations. The report also provides information related to the current state-level regulatory bodies and the policies framed for protecting the environment and public health from the potential impacts of fracking. The report is compiled using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, primary and secondary research, and in-house analysis by Our team of industry experts.

Scope

- Hydraulic fracturing regulations in the US at the federal level and the acts enacted for environmental and public health protection.
- The regulatory bodies in Colorado, Texas, Pennsylvania, North Dakota, New York, Arkansas, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, West Virginia and READ MORE >

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1.1 List of Tables
1.2 List of Figures
2 Introduction
2.1 Overview
2.2 GlobalData Report Guide
3 Overview of Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in the US
3.1 Need and Importance of Regulatory Structure
3.2 Major Regulatory Laws for Hydraulic Fracturing in the US
3.2.1 Federal Level
3.2.2 State Level
4 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing at the Federal Level
4.1 Environment Protection Agency
4.2 Bureau of Land Management
4.3 Federal Level Laws
4.3.1 Safe Drinking Water Act
4.3.2 Clean Water Act
4.3.3 Clean Air Act
5 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in Colorado
5.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in Colorado
5.2 Fracking Regulations by Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
5.3 Rules and Regulations Framed by Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission for Hydraulic Fracturing
5.4 Local Government Regulations in Colorado
6 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in Texas
6.1 Overview of Shale Plays in Texas
6.2 Fracking Regulations of the Rail Road Commission
6.3 Rules and Regulations Framed by the Rail Road Commission
7 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in Pennsylvania
7.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in Pennsylvania
7.2 Fracking Regulations by the Department of Environmental Protection
7.3 Rules and Regulations framed by the Department of Environmental Protection
7.3.1 Rules under the Oil and Gas Act (Act 223)
7.3.2 Act of July 25, 1961, Oil and Gas Conservation Law
8 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in North Dakota
8.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in North Dakota
8.2 Oil and Gas Division of Department of Mineral Resources Regulates Hydraulic Fracturing Activities in North Dakota
8.3 Rules and Regulations Framed by the Department of Mineral Resources, Oil and Gas Division
9 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in New York
9.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in New York
9.2 Fracking Regulations by the Department of Environmental Conservation
9.3 Rules and Regulations by the Department of Environmental Conservation
10 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in Arkansas
10.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in Arkansas
10.2 Fracking Regulations by the Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission
10.3 Rules and Regulations by the Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission
11 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in Michigan
11.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in Michigan
11.2 Fracking Regulations by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
11.3 Rules and Regulations by the Department of Environmental Quality
11.3.1 Permitting Instructions
11.3.2 Completion Instructions
11.3.3 Reporting Instructions
12 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in Louisiana
12.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in Louisiana
12.2 Fracking Regulations by the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, Office of Conservation
12.3 Rules and Regulations by the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, Office of Conservation
13 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in Ohio
13.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in Ohio
13.2 Fracking Regulations by the Division of Mineral Resource Management
13.3 Rules and Regulations by the Division of Mineral Resource Management
13.4 Senate Bill 315
14 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in Oklahoma
14.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in Oklahoma
14.2 Fracking Regulations by the Oklahoma Corporation Commission
14.3 Rules and Regulations by the Oklahoma Corporation Commission
15 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in West Virginia
15.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in West Virginia
15.2 Fracking Regulations by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection
15.3 Rules and Regulations by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection
16 Regulations for Hydraulic Fracturing in Alabama
16.1 Overview of Hydraulic Fracturing in Alabama
16.2 Fracking Regulations by the State Oil and Gas Board of Alabama
16.3 Rules and Regulations by the State Oil and Gas Board of Alabama
17 Appendix
17.1 Market Definitions
17.2 Abbreviations
17.3 Sources
17.3.1 Methodology
17.3.2 Coverage
17.3.3 Secondary Research
17.3.4 Primary Research
17.4 Contact Us
17.5 Disclaimer

1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Hydraulic Fracturing, Water Usage of Shale Gas Fracking Operations in the US, 2012

1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Exploration and Production Industry, Horizontal Well with Multiple Fractures by Hydraulic Fracturing, 2012
Figure 2: Hydraulic Fracturing, Clean Air Act, Costs and Benefits, 2012
Figure 3: Colorado, Green River Shale Formations, 2012
Figure 4: Colorado, Niobrara Basin, 2012
Figure 5: Colorado, Hydraulic Fracturing, Casing, 2012
Figure 6: Texas, Hydraulic Fracturing, Casing, 2012
Figure 7: Pennsylvania, Hydraulic Fracturing, Location of Marcellus Shale Formation, 2012
Figure 8: North Dakota, Hydraulic Fracturing, Location of Bakken Shale, 2012
Figure 9: New York, Hydraulic Fracturing, Marcellus Shale, 2012
Figure 10: Arkansas, Hydraulic Fracturing, Fayetteville Shale, 2012
Figure 11: Ohio, Hydraulic fracturing, Marcellus and Utica Shales, 2012
Figure 12: West Virginia, Hydraulic Fracturing, Marcellus Shale, 2012
Figure 13: Alabama, Hydraulic Fracturing, Floyd and Conasauga Shales, 2012

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