Close this search box.
Energy Workforce & Technology Council 90th Anniversary
Close this search box.

Arkansas: U.S.’s Fourth Largest Shale Producer in 2013

Upstream Conventional & Unconventional Onshore Development

Arkansas is now the fourth-largest shale gas producer in the U.S., accounting for 2.8 billion cubic feet per day, or 9 percent, of production in 2013. Figures from the Energy Information Administration’s Natural Gas Annual report put the state behind only Texas, Louisiana, and Pennsylvania in production of shale gas.

Gross withdrawals from shale gas wells in selected states

Sources: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-895, “Annual Quantity and Value of Natural Gas Production Report”; Form EIA-914, “Monthly Natural Gas Production Report”; the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, and predecessor agencies; state agencies; LCI; DI; Ventyx; BENTEK Energy; and EIA estimates based on historical data




Stay Connected

Sign up for the Energy Workforce newsletter to stay on top of the latest energy news and events.