U.K. 'Stockbroker Belt' Said To Hold 700 Million Barrels Of Shale Oil


A sign directs visitors towards Cuadrilla Resources Ltd.'s... News PhotoBalcombe,Business,Corporate Business,Cuadrilla Resources,Direction,Economy,England,Environment,Europe,Finance,Fuel and Power Generation,Horizontal,Shale,Shale Gas,UK,VisitPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergA sign directs visitors towards Cuadrilla Resources Ltd.'s exploratory shale gas drill site in Balcombe, West Sussex, U.K., on Friday, July, 5, 2013. Two areas of Surrey and Sussex hold 700 million barrels of recoverable shale oil, or more than a year's supply for Britain, the U.S. Energy Information Administration estimates. Photographer: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg via Getty Images