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US proven gas reserves up 5% in 2016 – EIA

US proven gas reserves increased by 5% in 2016, according to a report released on Tuesday by the country’s Energy Information Administration.
By Staff reporter 14 February 2018 0 29590

US proven gas reserves increased by 5% in 2016, according to a report released on Tuesday by the country’s Energy Information Administration.

The US had 9.7 trillion cubic metres of reserves as of 31 December 2016, of which 62% is classed as shale.