Energy Resources Program
Press Releases, Technical Announcements, Publications, Field Reports, and Science Highlights.
Wednesday, September 07, 2016
Outside Publication: Natural Resources Research
Carbon capture from stationary sources and geologic storage of carbon dioxide (CO2) is an important option to include in strategies to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions. However, the potential costs of commercial-scale CO2 storage are not well constrained, stemming from the inherent uncertainty in storage resource estimates coupled with a lack of detailed estimates of the infrastructure needed to...
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, Economics, Environment Aspects, Geologic CO2 Sequestration, Type: Outside Publication
Monday, August 01, 2016
Friday, July 22, 2016
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, National Oil and Gas Assessments, Type: USGS Publication
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Categories: All, Coal, Organic Petrology, Type: Outside Publication
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, World Petroleum Assessment, Type: USGS Publication
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
The Government of India, with the support of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), has released the initial results of the most comprehensive gas hydrate scientific drilling investigation ever undertaken.
Categories: All, Other Energy, Gas Hydrates, Type: Field Report
Monday, July 18, 2016
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, National Oil and Gas Assessments, Oil Shale, Type: USGS Publication
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