Energy Resources Program
Press Releases, Technical Announcements, Publications, Field Reports, and Science Highlights.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Press Release & Publication
This is the largest estimate of continuous oil that USGS has ever assessed in the United States. Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey assessed technically recoverable mean resources of 20 billion barrels of oil and 16 trillion cubic feet of gas in the Wolfcamp shale in the Midland Basin part of the Permian Basin Province, Texas.
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, National Oil and Gas Assessments, Type: Press Release, Type: USGS Publication
Monday, November 14, 2016
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, World Petroleum Assessment, Type: USGS Publication
Wednesday, November 09, 2016
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, National Oil and Gas Assessments, Oil Shale, Regional Studies, Appalachian Basin, Type: USGS Publication
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