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Asia eyes new 'unconventional' natural gas sources

Asian nations are eyeing two new sources of natural gas - shale gas and coal seam gas.

The International Energy Agency estimates that by 2035, China and the US will be the world's two biggest producers of these two gas sources.

Tony Regan, principal consultant at Tri-Zen says these gas sources will increasingly become part of of the world's energy future.

  • 29 May 2012