Hydraulic fracturing of horizontal wells: Realizing the paradigm shift, 30 yrs in development

Yale Climate & Energy Institute (YCEI) and the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), recognizing the need for sound earth and environmental science in development of energy resources, organized a symposium on research frontiers in the interdisciplinary science of unconventional hydrocarbon resources.

The keynote address, “Hydraulic Fracturing of Horizontal Wells – Realizing the Paradigm Shift that has been 30 Years in Development,“ was given by Mark Pearson, SPE Distinguished Lecturer who has watched that process from his days with ARCO pioneering the technology, to his current position as President of Liberty Resources.

January 8, 2015