News Release

Release Date: October 20, 2015

NETL Director Gives Keynote at Shale Exchange 2015


Shale Exchange 2015 began this morning at The University Club, University of Pittsburgh.  Dr. Grace Bochenek, Director of the Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory gave a keynote address highlighting the Laboratory’s shale gas program. 

The conference provides a platform for connecting with organizations and individuals on emerging technologies and business opportunities that comprise shale development in the U.S. and around the world. In addition to the technical and policy presentations, attendees will also be offered opportunities to visit operating shale gas drilling sites.  On the second day of the conference, Jared Ciferno, Director of DOE/NETL’s Strategic Center of Natural Gas and Oil will participate on a panel discussing the U.S. government perspective on global shale gas development.