Videos

Videos provide a wonderful way to visualize a number of things relating to the oil and gas industry. 

Enjoy! And if you know of other videos we should include in our library, be sure to let us know!

Drilling Techniques
Drilling Techniques
An explanation of drilling techniques, contrasting horizontal vs. vertical drilling
 
  Drilling Techniques
  An explanation of drilling techniques, contrasting horizontal vs. vertical drilling
WV Natural Gas
WV Natural Gas
Video produced by ANGA, America's Natural Gas Alliance
 
  WV Natural Gas
  Video produced by ANGA, America's Natural Gas Alliance
A History of Natural Gas
A History of Natural Gas
Learn more about the history of this clean, affordable, abundant, American fuel and the high-tech process used to retrieve it.
 
  A History of Natural Gas
  Learn more about the history of this clean, affordable, abundant, American fuel and the high-tech process used to retrieve it.
Powering an American Renaissance
Powering an American Renaissance
This video highlights the positive economic and environmental benefits associated with clean-burning American natural gas.
 
  Powering an American Renaissance
  This video highlights the positive economic and environmental benefits associated with clean-burning American natural gas.
Chesapeake Energy Hydraulic Fracturing Method
Chesapeake Energy Hydraulic Fracturing Method
This video outlines and demonstrates the hydraulic fracturing process in Chesapeake Energy natural gas operations
 
  Chesapeake Energy Hydraulic Fracturing Method
  This video outlines and demonstrates the hydraulic fracturing process in Chesapeake Energy natural gas operations
Hydraulic Fracturing Animation
Hydraulic Fracturing Animation
This video introduces the proven techniques used to extract resources from shale formations in a safe, environmentally responsible manner.
 
  Hydraulic Fracturing Animation
  This video introduces the proven techniques used to extract resources from shale formations in a safe, environmentally responsible manner.
The Truth About Fracking
The Truth About Fracking
The gas generated by fracking would not only massively increase American energy supply, it would do so with a relatively clean and cheap fuel.
 
  The Truth About Fracking
  The gas generated by fracking would not only massively increase American energy supply, it would do so with a relatively clean and cheap fuel.


Oil & Gas History in WV

Much like the discussions over which came first the chicken or the egg, many wonder about the origins of the oil and gas industry. As you learn more about the history of oil and gas, you may ask...

Oil and Gas History

Afraid of Fracking?

New Book by Greg Kozera

The public has a lot of fear of hydraulic fracturing due to all of the misinformation they hear about it. We tend to fear what we don’t understand. 

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Truthland

In the HBO movie “Gasland,” New York City filmmaker Josh Fox tried to scare people into thinking that natural gas development and hydraulic fracturing are new, unregulated and dangerous.

It made one Pennsylvania mom living atop the Marcellus Shale wonder what she was getting into.

Watch the movie

Economics

There's plenty of research demonstrating the economic impact of the natural gas industry and Marcellus Shale development.

Here are some of the better articles

Oil & Gas Glossary

Understanding the terminology aids in understanding the industry.

Glossary

Online Resources

The internet is flush with articles about the oil and gas industry.

We've culled some of the better ones for your perusal.

Student Classroom Activities

You're never too young to learn about how the oil and gas industry operates.

We've identified some outstanding resources for teachers to use in the classroom.

Videos

Videos provide a wonderful way to visualize a number of things relating to the oil and gas industry. 

Enjoy! And if you know of other videos we should include in our library, be sure to let us know!

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Contact

Corky Demarco
Executive Director

PO Box 3231 | Charleston WV 25332 | Phone: 304.343.1609 Fax: 304.343.5610 | Toll Free: 866.343.1609 demarco@wvonga.com