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Shale we dance

15 July 2011 By John Foley

U.S. shale is one area where mining giant BHP can buy without difficulty. Seller Petrohawk needed a partner to fund growth. But after paying a 65 pct premium for a recommendation, and with rivals keeping uneconomic projects humming, BHP won’t earn a decent return for a while.

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