Netherlands Carboniferous shale gas unconventional concept play
Organic-rich shales of Carboniferous age extend over a large area of The Netherlands, Germany, and Poland. To date there has been no appraisal on the German section; however, in Poland acreage has been licensed with the Carboniferous as the target (see Poland, Carboniferous Shale). The Netherlands has the most extensive logs of the Carboniferous Shale, as more than 30 wells have been drilled in the formation there. The southwest area along the London Brabant Massif is considered to be the...