Fossil fuels

Analysis shows greenhouse gas emissions similar for shale, crude oilOctober 15, 2015

Argonne has released a pair of studies on the efficiency of shale oil production excavation. The reports show that shale oil production generates greenhouse gas emissions at levels similar to traditional crude oil production.

Argonne analysis shows increased carbon intensity from Canadian oil sandsJune 25, 2015

Argonne National Laboratory this week released a study that shows gasoline and diesel refined from Canadian oil sands have a higher carbon impact than fuels derived from conventional domestic crude sources.

New tool predicts economic impacts of natural gas stationsSeptember 24, 2014

Researchers at Argonne announced a new tool today for analyzing the economic impacts of building new compressed natural gas fueling stations.