Shale Gas: A Site Selection Game Changer


This article, published in November 2009, is the first in the series of pieces by Charlotte Batson that describe and forecast the impact of shale gas and, later, shale oil, on location trends and the U.S. economy.

Shale Gas, a newly abundant energy source will drive many companies to expand or relocate, drawing investment and jobs to some locations and creating competitive challenges for others. But who will win and who will lose? What other economic development implications are there in an oversupply of natural gas? Read more.

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