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10 January 2013
Shallow Groundwater Quality and Geochemistry in the Fayetteville Shale Gas-Production Area, North-Central Arkansas, 2011
The Mississippian Fayetteville Shale serves as an unconventional gas reservoir across north-central Arkansas, ranging in thickness from approximately 50 to 550 feet and varying in depth from approximately 1,500 to 6,500 feet below the ground surface. Primary permeability in the Fayetteville Shale is severely limited, and successful extraction of the gas reservoir is the result of advances in... Read more >
1 April 2012
COMPARISON OF ELECTRICITY PRICES
Every year, Hydro-Québec compares the
monthly electricity bills of Québec customers in the residential,
commercial, institutional and industrial sectors with those of customers
of the various utilities serving 21 major North American cities.
This report details the principal conclusions of this comparative analysis of prices in effect on April 1, 2012.
There are... Read more >
1 February 2011
Chercher le courant : Hydro-Québec rétablit les faits
À la suite de la diffusion du film «
Chercher le courant », plusieurs informations circulent au sujet des
activités d’Hydro-Québec et du projet de la Romaine. Nous aimerions
rappeler certains faits qui permettront de mieux comprendre les enjeux
liés à l’électricité au Québec.
Grâce à ses centrales
hydroélectriques, plus de 98 % de l’électricité produite par
Hydro-Québec... Read more >
13 February 2004
The Cost of Generating
The objective of this study is to
provide decision makers with simple, soundly based indicators of the
cost performance for alternative electricity generation technologies.
The scope required a certain amount of simplification and approximation
of issues that would be of at most importance to a commercial
organisation making an investment decision in the electricity generation
... Read more >