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Oil Shale--an Impending Energy Source.
Northern Plains Sec Soc Petrol Eng AIME 4th Biennial Symp Nebr 5/72 Preprint Spe3861 :7 pages
The characteristics of the Green River oil-shale deposits are briefly reviewed. Recovery techniques for the energy potential are also reviewed. A prototype lease program of the Interior department is described. The conclusion is reached that commercial development of oil shale in the next few years should be viewed optimistically.
Northern Plains Sec. Soc. Petrol. Eng., AIME, 4th Biennial Symp., Nebr., 5/72, Preprint Spe3861
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