logo

2015 Publications and Presentations

American Shale & Manufacturing Partnership, (January). "Ideas to Empower America's Emerging Shale-Based Manufacturing Renaissance." [Document references the EFD program several times. The EFD team is not an author of this report.]

Burnett, D.B., Platt, F., Vavra, C., Texas A&M University (April). "Achieving Water Quality Required for Fracturing Gas Shales: Cost Effective Analytic and Treatment Technologies."

Haut, Richard C. (June) “Technology Research, Development, Demonstration and Deployment (TRD3),” as part of the briefing series by the American Geophysical Union, Energy from the Earth: Energy-Water-Land Connections Part 2 – House and Senate, Washington, D.C.

Haut, Richard (March). "Documenting results with the Environmentally Friendly Drilling Program Scorecard" at the SPE/AAPL Enhancing the Community Conversation from Acquisition through Production Workshop in San Antonio, TX.

Haut, Richard C. (March). "Measuring Cost-Effective Practices to Address Environmental and Societal Issues Associated with Oil and Gas Development - SPE-173632" at the SPE Production and Operations Symposium in Oklahoma City, OK.

Houston Advanced Research Center (January). "The Path to Dual Fuel Conversion." Natural Gas Fuel for Drilling and Hydraulic Fracturing.

Houston Advanced Research Center (May). White Paper: Recommendations to Address Flaring Issues, Solutions and Technologies.

Luloff, A.E., Eric C. Larson, Christian R. Mann, and Gene L. Theodori (August). "Monitoring Community Action in Pennsylvania's Marcellus Shale Play" at the annual meeting of the Rural Sociological Society, Madison, WI.

NORM Workshop Presenters & The NORM Working Group at The Ohio State University (April). Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) and Technically Enhanced Radioactive Material (TENORM).

Petrzelka, Peggy, Colter Ellis, Jeb Potterf, Douglas Jackson-Smith, and Gene L. Theodori (August). "Frac(k)ing Communities, Fractured Communications: A Case Study of Interactions between the Oil Industry, Public Officials, and Rural Communities" at the annual meeting of the Rural Sociological Society, Madison, WI.

Stuver, Susan, Jesse R Alonzo, David B Burnett, and Richard C Haut. A Better Way to Estimate Emissions from Oil and Gas Sites. Journal of Petroleum & Environmental Biotechnology 5:189. doi: 10.4172/2157-7463.1000189

Theodori, Gene L. and A.E. Luloff (October). Perceptions of Oil and Natural Gas Development in the Eagle Ford Shale: A Summary of Findings from a 2015 Survey

Theodori, G.L. (June). “Position on Environmental Issues, Proenvironmental Ideology, Perception of the Energy Industry, and Engagement in Civic Actions” - 21st International Symposium on Society and Resource Management, Charleston, SC

Theodori, Gene L., A.E. Luloff, and Fern K. Willits. (August) "Shale Gas Development and Hydraulic Fracturing: Investigating Public Perceptions, Trust, and Community Engagement." at the XXVI European Society for Rural Sociology Congress - Aberdeen, Scotland.

Theodori, Gene (February). "Energy Development and Ecosystems: Examining Attitudes and Behaviors of the General Public" at the Society for Range Management annual meeting, Sacramento, CA.

Theodori, Gene (February). "Knowledge of Hydraulic Fracturing and Support for Natural Gas Drilling: Data from Pennsylvania" at the annual meeting of the Southern Rural Sociological Association in Atlanta, GA.

Uzunian, Adrian, P. Petrzelka, D. Jackson-Smith, C. Ellis, and G. Theodori (December). Community Resident Perceptions of the Oil & Gas Activity & Industry in the Eagle Ford Shale Play.

Vavra, Carl, Frank Platt, and David B. Burnett (January). Water Quality Required for Fracturing Gas Shales: Cost Effective Analytic and Treatment Technology

Wilcox, Andra (October). "Stakeholder Engagement and Development of Water Management Strategies" at the GWPC Annual Meeting, Oklahoma City, OK.

Wilcox, Andra (March). "Environmentally Friendly Drilling Systems Scorecard" at the SPE Health, Safety, Security, and Environment Conference in Broomsfield, CO.

Wilcox, Andra, R. Haut, and T. Williams. Environmentally Friendly Drilling Systems Scorecard - SPE-173572-MS.

Wilcox, Andra, R. Haut, and T. Williams. Measuring Cost-Effective Practices to Address Environmental and Societal Issues Associated with Oil and Gas Development - SPE-173632-MS.

Wilcox, Andra (March). "EFD Virtual Sites" at the Energy High School, Houston, TX.

Williams, Tom, Rich Haut, and Andra Wilcox (July/August). Industry and Academia Collaboration Addresses Water-Management Challenges. Shale Play Water Management Magazine, July/August 2015. 

Willits, Fern K., Gene L. Theodori, and A.E. Luloff (August). "Correlates of Perceived Safe Uses of Hydraulic Fracturing Wastewater: Data from the Marcellus Shale" at the annual meeting of the Rural Sociological Society, Madison, WI.