Assessing Gas and Oil Resources in the Intermountain West: Review of Methods and Framework for a New Approach

Assessing Gas and Oil Resources in the Intermountain West: Review of Methods and Framework for a New Approach

by Tom LaTourette, Mark Bernstein, Paul Holtberg, Christopher Pernin
     
 

This report lays the foundation for determining the gas and oil resources that are realistically available when exploration and production costs, infrastructure and transporation costs, and enviromental impacts are considered.

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This report lays the foundation for determining the gas and oil resources that are realistically available when exploration and production costs, infrastructure and transporation costs, and enviromental impacts are considered.

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This interim report examines gas and oil resource assessments in the Inter-mountain Western Region of the United States. It proposes assessment methodology that represents both economic and environmental considerations. Criteria are identified for technically recoverable gas and oil resource assessments for federal land use decisions. Chapters consider the existing resources, legal access, economic issues, infrastructure, and environmental concerns. There is no index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780833031785
Publisher:
RAND Corporation
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Pages:
76
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.92(h) x 0.26(d)

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