• Introduction to Shale Gas

    The shale gas debate in Europe is extremely important for the future of our energy supply. Find out what shale gas is and why it could prove important.
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  • Shale Gas and Environment

    While energy demand continues to rise, Europe is committed to moving towards a cleaner energy supply.  In the meantime Europe needs a secure source of energy that can facilitate the move to a sustainable future.
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  • Process of Shale Gas Development

    Hydraulic fracturing is the process most commonly used to release natural gas and oil from deep beneath the surface of the earth.

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  • Shale and the Community

    Why do we need shale gas and how could communities potentially be affected by a commercial drilling operation?
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  • Shale and the Energy Mix

    Europeans rely on a safe, secure and affordable supply of energy to sustain every area of our lives. Maintaining this supply in a resource constrained world is one of the most significant challenges facing Europe today and in the future.
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  • Shale Gas and Europe

    The International Energy Administration has estimated that Europe could hold trillions of recoverable cubic metres of shale gas across several Member States.

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  • Shale gas and Economics

    Europe needs a secure and affordable energy supply that meets public demand.  It also needs energy to power its industries.  Business needs access to a regular and dependable supply of energy that it can afford in order to remain competitive in an increasingly global economy.

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  • Library

    Read all the leading reports on shale gas development.
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  • External sources

    Find all the most relevant websites on shale gas development in Europe.
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