Energy Resources Program
Press Releases, Technical Announcements, Publications, Field Reports, and Science Highlights.
Thursday, February 18, 2016
The USGS has released v2.2 of the National Produced Waters Geochemical Database and Map Viewer. The current version now has 165,960 samples from 32 sources (from single publications to large datasets), and includes more isotopic data, more time-series data, and has greater spatial coverage.
Categories: All, Environment Aspects, Produced Waters, Type: Technical Announcement, Type: Website News
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
The USGS has updated the Geologic CO2 Sequestration Interactive Web Map to include links to the national assessment results, supporting information for all assessed areas, and report downloads. The update also features an improved navigational interface.
Categories: All, Environment Aspects, Geologic CO2 Sequestration, Type: USGS Publication, Type: Website News
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Press Release & Publication In response to the Department of Interior’s Powering Our Future initiative, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has begun investigating how to assess the impacts of wind energy development on wildlife at a national scale.
Categories: All, Other Energy, Wind, Type: Press Release, Type: Website News
Thursday, January 10, 2013
USGS releases new Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Hydraulic Fracturing ("Fracking"). A new Hydraulic Fracturing Website and Multimedia Gallery are also now online.
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, Hydraulic Fracturing, Type: Website News
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Website News: The Photomicrograph Atlas
USGS unveils the new Photomicrograph Atlas, part of the organic petrology project. Explore the atlas today!
Categories: All, Coal, Organic Petrology, Type: Website News
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Welcome to the new website for the USGS Energy Resources Program -- take a look around! Our new website is designed to make it easier for you to find what you need.
Categories: All, Type: Website News
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