Prudent Development –
Realizing the Potential of North America's Abundant
Natural Gas and Oil Resources

Study Topic and White Papers

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Resource & Supply Task Group | Operations & Environment Task Group | Demand Task Group |
Carbon and Other End-Use Emissions Subgroup | Macroeconomic Subgroup

Resource & Supply Task Group

Subgroup Topic Papers

Paper #1-1:  Oil and Gas Geologic Endowment

Paper #1-2:  Data and Studies Evaluation

Paper #1-3:  Offshore Oil and Gas Supply

Paper #1-4:  Arctic Oil and Gas

Paper #1-5:  Onshore Conventional Oil Including EOR

Paper #1-6:  Unconventional Oil

Paper #1-7: Crude Oil Infrastructure

Paper #1-8:  Onshore Natural Gas

Paper #1-9:  Natural Gas Infrastructure

Task Group White Papers

Paper #1-10:  Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Paper #1-11:  Methane Hydrates

Paper #1-12:  Mexico Oil & Gas Supply

Paper #1-13:  Natural Gas Liquids (NGLs)

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Operations & Environment Task Group

Environmental & Regulatory Subgroup Topic Papers

Paper #2-1:  Water/Energy Nexus

Paper #2-2:  Regulatory Framework

Paper #2-3:  U.S. Oil and Gas Environmental Regulatory Process Overview

Paper #2-4:  U.S. Environmental Regulatory and Permitting Processes

Paper #2-5:  Canadian and Provincial Permitting and Environmental Processes

Paper # 2-6:  Evolving Regulatory Framework

Offshore Operations Subgroup Topic Papers

Paper #2-7:  Safe and Sustainable Offshore Operations

Paper #2-8:  Offshore Environmental Footprints and Regulatory Reviews

Paper #2-9:  Offshore Environmental Management of Seismic and Other Geophysical Exploration Work

Paper #2-10:  Offshore Production Facilities and Pipelines, Including Arctic Platform Designs

Paper #2-11:  Subsea Drilling, Well Operations and Completions

Paper #2-12:  Offshore Transportation

Paper #2-13:  Offshore Well Control Management and Response

Paper #2-14:  Offshore Data Management

Technology Subgroups Topic Papers

Paper #2-15:  Air Emissions Management

Paper #2-16:  Biodiversity Management and Technology

Paper #2-17:  Management of Produced Water from Oil and Gas Wells

Paper #2-18:  Oil Production Technology

Paper #2-19:  Natural Gas Pipelines Challenges

Paper #2-20:  Regulatory Data Management

Paper #2-21:  Research, Development and Technology Transfer

Paper #2-22:  Siting and Interim Reclamation

Paper #2-23:  Sustainable Drilling of Onshore Oil and Gas Wells

Paper #2-24:  Waste Management

Paper #2-25:  Plugging and Abandonment of Oil and Gas Wells

Onshore Operations Subgroup

Paper #2-26:  Life Cycle of Onshore Oil and Gas Operations

Paper #2-27:  North American Oil and Gas Play Types

Task Group White Papers

Paper #2-28:  Environmental Footprint Analysis Framework

Paper #2-29:  Hydraulic Fracturing:  Technology and Practices Addressing Hydraulic Fracturing and Completions

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Demand Task Group

Subgroup Topic Papers

Paper #3-1:  Power Generation Natural Gas Demand

Paper #3-2:  Residential and Commercial Natural Gas and Electricity Demand

Paper #3-3:  Industrial Natural Gas and Electricity Demand

Paper #3-4:  Transmission Natural Gas Demand

Task Group White Papers

Paper #3-5:  What Past Studies Missed

Paper #3-6:  Natural Gas Exports to Mexico

Paper #3-7:  Liquids Demand

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Carbon and Other End-Use Emissions Subgroup

Subgroup Topic Papers

Paper #4-1:  Baseline and Projections of Emissions from End-Use Sectors

Paper #4-1a:  Addendum: GHG Constrained Cases

Paper #4-2:  Life-Cycle Emissions of Natural Gas and Coal in the Power Sector

Paper #4-3:  Natural Gas End-Use GHG Reduction Technologies

Paper #4-4:  Impact of EPA Regulations on the Power Sector

Paper #4-5:  Policy Options for Deployment of Natural Gas End-Use GHG Reduction Technologies

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Macroeconomic Subgroup

Subgroup Topic Papers

Paper #5-1:  Macroeconomic Impacts of the Domestic Oil & Gas Industry

Paper #5-2:  Commodity Price Volatility

Paper #5-3:  U.S. Oil & Gas Industry Business Models

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Revised December 9, 2011

 

 

 

 

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