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Dragon Shale attends congressional hearing supporting NOSA oil shale position

By | June 8th, 2018|

On June 1, 2018, the National Oil Shale Association (NOSA) was one of seven parties to testify before a U. S. House Subcommittee on Energy and Minerals. The title of the hearing was “Natural Gas and Oil Shale of the Piceance Basin” and it was held at Colorado Mesa University, […]

USTAR TAP proposal accepted for consideration

By | September 28th, 2017|

Dragon Shale is pleased to announce that USTAR TAP has confirmed acceptance of our letter of intent for submission of a proposal for further development of our oil shale process.

The proposal seeks $260,000 to enable retort development, production of test quantities of kerogen oil, in depth analysis of the product […]

Dragon Shale joins NOSA

By | May 30th, 2017|

Dragon Shale continues to develop its technology and know-how for commercial processing of oil shale (kerogen oil) and remains primarily a technology, development and management company.  As such we continue to review and evaluate all applicable published technologies and work with inventors to review and help improve their new technologies.  […]

Utah Governors Energy Summit

By | March 28th, 2017|

Dragon Shale looks forward to seeing you at the Utah Governors Annual Energy Summit in Salt Lake City on May 3 and 4 this year. We look forward to meeting again with our oil shale friends and making new friends at this years summit. As stated on the […]

Agreement with Brendan Daley

By | March 24th, 2017|

Dragon Shale is pleased to announce the execution of an agreement with BD Capital Limited for securing finance for our first Joint Venture project in Utah.  This project will produce approximately 7,500 bbl/day of high value products derived from a rich oil shale deposit in the Mahogany Zone of the […]

In Memorium

By | January 5th, 2017|

Gene Schmelzer

In Memoriam

Our dear colleague, friend, advisor and a great engineer has died unexpectedly. Those who knew him will recall his personal energy, joy in living and working in a global industry and having an impact on people and projects around the world. We will miss his positive approach and […]