U.S. Department of Energy: Oil Shale Activities


Subject:
Energy , Oil & Gas , Reserves , Policy

Description:
Collection of policy papers considering "untapped oil shale as a strategically located, long-term source of reliable, affordable, and secure oil." This site predicts that "with the expected future decline in petroleum production, historic market forces ... will improve the economic viability of oil shale." Includes an overview of U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) oil shale activities, strategy documents, and related material. From the DOE Office of Fossil Energy.

Publisher:
U.S. Department of Energy

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.fossil.energy.gov/programs/reserves/npr/npr_oil_shale_program.html


PID= res:lii-21409