Egdon touts East Midlands shale gas resource estimate

01/21/2013
Egdon Resources PLC said it is encouraged by results of a resource evaluation that indicates that geological conditions appear favorable for development of a potentially material shale on two UK East Midland licenses in which the company holds interests. RPS Energy evaluated PEDL 139 and 140, in which the company holds 13.5% interests, and assessed potential gas volumes and the geological chance of success based on analogous US plays. PEDL covers 100 sq km and PEDL 140 takes in 141 sq km in an area of Lincolnshire underlain by the Gainsborough trough, a basin that contains a 125-m thick sequence of the Carboniferous age Pendleian shale more than 2,000 m deep. The Pendleian shale is the ap...
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