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Title: Balancing oil and environment... responsibly.

Balancing oil and environment... responsibly. Balancing Oil and Environment…Responsibly As the price of oil continues to skyrocket and global oil production nears the brink, pursuing unconventional oil supplies, such as oil shale, oil sands, heavy oils, and oils from biomass and coal has become increasingly attractive. Of particular significance to the American way is that our continent has significant quantities of these resources. Tapping into these new resources, however, requires cutting-edge technologies for identification, production, processing and environmental management. This job needs a super hero or two for a job of this size and proportion…
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OSTI Identifier:OSTI ID: 962031
Report Number(s):PNNL-SA-53533
TRN: US200919%%351
DOE Contract Number:AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:Journal Article
Resource Relation:Journal Name: Breakthroughs. Science, Technology, Innovation., (Winter issue):12
Research Org:Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, WA (US)
Sponsoring Org:USDOE
Country of Publication:United States
Language:English
Subject: 04 OIL SHALES AND TAR SANDS; 01 COAL, LIGNITE, AND PEAT; 02 PETROLEUM; 09 BIOMASS FUELS; BIOMASS; COAL; MANAGEMENT; OIL SANDS; OIL SHALES; PETROLEUM; PRICES; PROCESSING; PRODUCTION; VISCOSITY Breakthroughs; oil shale; unconventional oil resources; energy; environment