Energy Resources Program
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Friday, May 13, 2016
USGS Publication: Fact Sheet 2016-3028
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated mean conventional resources of 68 million barrels of oil and 964 billion cubic feet of gas in the Cooper and Eromanga Basins of Australia.
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, World Petroleum Assessment, Type: USGS Publication
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, Hydraulic Fracturing, Environment Aspects, Produced Waters, Type: Outside Publication
Monday, May 09, 2016
Categories: All, Coal, Coal Quality, Environment Aspects, Environmental Effects, Type: USGS Publication
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, Economics, Type: Outside Publication
Tuesday, May 03, 2016
USGS Publication: Scientific Investigations Report 2016-5008
The recent successful development of a tight oil play in the Eocene-age informal Uteland Butte member of the lacustrine Green River Formation in the Uinta Basin, Utah, using modern horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing techniques has spurred a renewed interest in the tight oil potential of lacustrine rocks.
Categories: All, Oil & Gas, National Oil and Gas Assessments, Type: USGS Publication
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