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Oil and gas development in have-not regions

Oil and gas development in have-not regions

some lessons for Nova Scotia

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Published by Gorsebrook Research Institute, International Education Centre in [Halifax,N.S.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Offshore oil industry -- Nova Scotia.,
  • Petroleum in submerged lands -- Nova Scotia.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 40-42.

    Statementedited by Anthony Winson.
    ContributionsWinson, Anthony., Gorsebrook Research Institute for Atlantic Canada Studies, Saint Mary"s University (Halifax, N.S.). International Education Centre.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9574C23 N86 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1, 42 p. ;
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21758447M

      According to a National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) official, the eight regions are the leading natural gas producing regions of Shaanxi, Inner Mongolia, Xinjiang, and Sichuan, as Author: Kent Moors. Takeaway: Studies of health outcomes in shale regions are largely preliminary and do not conclusively show that unconventional oil and gas development has caused specific ailments, illnesses or.

    Iraq has enormous oil reserves that have not yet been developed for exploitation, which has attracted the attention of the world’s energy-dependent core regions. Central Asia (Turkestan) is a landlocked region with mainly type B climates with cooler temperatures in the higher elevations of the eastern mountains. While I have not read Daniel Yergin’s “The Prize”, which prior to this book, was considered the best historical account of the Oil industry by many (and referred to often by Auzanneau), I think Owen’s account of it within his review, along with his stated expertise, provides a good counter to contrast and compare these two efforts/5.

      Disposal of oil and gas wastewater has recently caused thousands of earthquakes in the United States, particularly in Oklahoma. Most other producing regions have experienced little or no seismicity due to oil and gas activities. Most quakes have not caused damage, but several of magnitude and above have damaged property. New energy revenues have not been used to boost military spending or to revive Russia’s defence industry at the expense of every other sector as in the Soviet period. 3 Oil wealth.


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Oil and gas development in "have-not" regions: some lessons for Nova Scotia Author: Anthony Winson ; Gorsebrook Research Institute for Atlantic Canada Studies.

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