Energy Policy Blog

 

In developed countries such as the United States, energy subsidies are usually discussed in terms of tax preferences for renewable or fossil energy sources, or energy efficiency. In other parts of the world, led by Uzbekistan, subsidies take the form of government-funded reductions in retail prices for fossil fuels.

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Don't miss the chance to show your company's support for the petroleum geosciences community while aligning your brand with 100 years of scientific excellence. Secure your sponsorships today!

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Explorer Article

 

The following is a list of the 10 worst oil spills (volumes approximate), courtesy of Livescience.com.

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Explorer Division Column EMD

 
Oil shale is a rich petroleum source rock that never got buried deep enough to generate oil and gas. Worldwide, oil shale is a massive resource that potentially could yield a trillion barrels of oil and gas equivalent.
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Explorer Emphasis

 

Quantity, not quality: The past year saw only a few jaw-dropping discoveries, but some important world developments opened new areas, bolstered existing production and provided a solid foundation for the future.

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