Science Journal of Energy Engineering

Volume 11, Issue 2, June 2023

  • A Glance on Hydraulic Fracturing: Benefits, Concerns, and Future

    Mubarek Alpkiray, Emre Can Dundar

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 2, June 2023
    Pages: 19-25
    Received: 23 June 2023
    Accepted: 19 July 2023
    Published: 5 August 2023
    Abstract: Natural gas and oil are extracted from subterranean rock formations via hydraulic fracturing. This procedure includes applying high pressure to a solution of water, sand, and chemicals to fracture the rock, allowing the gas and oil to flow more freely. Hydraulic fracturing has been the topic of heated debate despite being used more frequently recen... Show More