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Lower Saxony shale gas unconventional play


Lower Saxony shale gas unconventional play

Report summary

The Lower Saxony Basin in northern Germany contains two shale plays at accessible depths – the Early Jurassic Posidonia and the Early Cretaceous Wealden.  The prospective region runs from just east of Hannover towards the Dutch border.  Most of the area has already been licensed to a small group of companies led by ExxonMobil but also including Shell, GDF Suez and Wintershall.  Smaller players include San Leon Energy, Dart Energy, and BNK Petroleum.  It will be challenging for new companies...

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Description

Production from unconventional oil and gas resources has had an enormous impact on North America’s recovery from economic recession. The success there has led to a shift in the upstream oil and gas industry. Other countries are investing in the industry in the hope they will reap similar benefits for their economies.

This Upstream Oil and Gas Unconventional Play report provides a detailed analysis of geology, reserves, production and commercial issues, including cost of supply, access and fiscal terms.

Potential investors, governments and companies in the oil and gas sector can use this unconventional play report to get a better understanding of critical issues with this play.

With more than 120 analysts covering 190 proven and emerging unconventional plays, Wood Mackenzie is ideally placed to offer detailed analysis on over 98% of global unconventional volumes. Our analysts produce forward-looking analysis, backed by our robust proprietary database of trusted research. Proprietary data means a superior level of analysis that is simply not available anywhere else.

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  • Key facts
  • Summary and key issues
    • Commercialisation overview
    • What to watch
  • Location maps
  • Timeline
  • Geology
  • Reserves and resources
  • Production
    • Gas market
  • Infrastructure
  • Fiscal and regulatory
    • Environment/regulation
    • 2014 regulations on hydraulic fracturing
    • 2012 studies
    • Land access/permitting
    • Fiscal terms
  • Operations
    • Supply chain
    • Water procurement/disposal
  • Key companies
  • Economic assumptions
  • Economic analysis

In this report there are 10 tables or charts, including:

  • Key facts
    • Key facts: Table 1
  • Summary and key issues
  • Location maps
    • Germany Shale - ExxonMobil controls the prospective acreage, but no drilling since 2010
  • Timeline
  • Geology
    • Germany Shale geological characteristics
  • Reserves and resources
    • Germany Shale reserves and resources build-up
    • Reserves assumptions
  • Production
  • Infrastructure
  • Fiscal and regulatory
  • Operations
  • Key companies
    • Position of key companies
  • Economic assumptions
    • Economic assumptions: Table 1
  • Economic analysis
    • Germany Shale economic metrics
    • Type well annual production
    • Type well cash flow
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