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U.S. Geological Survey studies of energy resources in Sub-Saharan Africa

M. L Tuttle

U.S. Geological Survey studies of energy resources in Sub-Saharan Africa

by M. L Tuttle

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey in Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Power resources -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Petroleum -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Natural gas -- Africa, Sub-Saharan

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesStudies of energy resources in Sub-Saharan Africa
    StatementDr. Michele Tuttle
    SeriesU.S. Geological Survey fact sheet -- FS-053-97, Fact sheet (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- FS-97-053
    ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 sheet (2 p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13620818M
    OCLC/WorldCa37263323

    Start studying Geography Sub-Saharan Africa. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. Create. Log in Sign up. Log in Sign up. Geography Sub-Saharan Africa. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. -Rich and quite diverse mineral resource base-Large ( million) & fast growing population. An understanding of the location and quantity of petroleum in the world is of vital strategic interest to those people who either produce or consume petroleum. As Youngquist () observed: “The importance of mineral and energy mineral resources cannot be overestimated. Most critical among the resources is energy.

    The report predicts that, over the next 26 years, sub-Saharan Africa will start to unlock its “vast renewable energy resources” and that solar energy will lead the growth in renewables in the region. According to the report, just 10 percent of sub-Saharan’s hydropower potential is . Dec 18,  · Prioritizing the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS): The USGS provides critical information on available resources and the potential for future expansion. Improving the regulatory environment: There is an urgent need to develop a faster and more predictable regulatory environment for the approval and oversight of the right mining projects domestically.

    Natural Resources in sub-Saharan Africa: Assets and Vulnerabilities 7 executive Summary This is one of five background papers for the White Paper on Africa that the Swedish gov-ernment will submit to parliament in early It starts with a discussion of the impacts. Introduction The authors of this report summarize a geology-based assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources of priority geologic provinces of the world, completed between and as part of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) World Petroleum Resources Project (fig. 1). One hundred seventy-one geologic provinces were assessed in this study (exclusive of.


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This book looks at the distribution, occurrences, potential and prospects for good governance, transparency and sustainable development of geological Author: Jürgen Runge.

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Tuttle and Geological Survey (U.S.). The main objective of the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) National and Global Petroleum Assessment Project is to assess the potential for undiscovered, technically recoverable oil and natural gas resources of the United States and the world (U.S.

Geological Survey World Conventional Resources Assessment Team, ). The GIS Project for the Geologic Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources of the Sub-Saharan Region, Africa By GIS Spatial Data Team The main objective of the U.S.

Geological Survey’s (USGS) National and Global Petroleum Assessment Project is to assess the potential for undiscovered, technically recoverable oil and natural gas resources of the United States and the world.

U.S. Geological Survey. President Proposes $ Million FY Budget for USGS energy, minerals, and other natural resources we rely on; the health of our ecosystems and environment; and the impacts of climate and land-use change. Our scientists develop new methods and tools to supply timely, relevant, and useful information about the.

U.S. Geological Survey. The U.S. Government and the American public need access to information on energy resources in sub-Saharan Africa. Sub-Saharan Africa (mostly Nigeria) produces 5 percent of the world's oil, while supplying the United States with 15 percent.

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This book looks at the distribution, occurrences, potential and prospects for good governance, transparency and sustainable development of geological resources in Sub-Saharan Africa. By bringing together numerous different point of views, it is carried out in a holistic, interdisciplinary and scientific way.

The future of nuclear power in sub-Saharan Africa Nuclear energy, a low-carbon resource, could play a significant role in electrifying sub-Saharan Africa, and there is interest across the region in ramping up this form of generation.

South Africa, the sole country in sub-Saharan Africa with. Renewable energy in sub-Saharan Africa 3. Hydro an important source across much of sub-Saharan Africa, but not in South Africa Figure 2 shows that the main power source in many sub-Saharan Africa economies is hydropower, although that is not the case in South Africa.

While Denmark and Germany lead in solar and wind, the northern Europeans’. The outcome of the West Africa Land Use Dynamics project is the production of a three-time period (,and ) land use and land cover dataset for the Sub-Saharan region of West Africa, including the Cabo Verde archipelago.

Apr 18,  · The U.S. imported approximately million barrels per day of petroleum in from about 80 different countries.

Inabout 79 percent of gross petroleum imports were crude oil, and approximately 60 percent of the crude oil processed in U.S. refineries was imported, according to the Energy Information Administration.

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Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS, release 2, one CD-ROM, and from Minerals Management Service,An assessment of the undiscovered hydrocarbon. This study compares the additions to conventional crude oil and natural gas reserves as reported from January to December with the estimated undiscovered and reserve-growth volumes assessed in the U.S.

Geological Survey World Petroleum Assessmentwhich used Cited by: Pete Chirico is the Associate Director of the U.S.

Geological Survey’s Geology and Paleoclimate Science Center in Reston, VA. In over 20 years at USGS, he has focused his research on the geography and geomorphology of illicit small-scale mining of diamonds and mineral deposits in conflict zones and during complex emergencies.

Oct 12,  · Surficial geology of Africa (geo7_2ag) Metadata Updated: January 30, Surficial geology (geo7_2ag). U.S. Geological Survey, Central Energy Resources Team (Point of Contact) Contact Email: [email protected] (DOI) conserves and manages the Nation’s natural resources and cultural heritage for the benefit and enjoyment of the Publish Year: This study compares the results of the petroleum resources of China evaluated in the U.S.

Geological Survey World Petroleum Assessment (USGS WPA ) with those evaluated in the China.Start studying Sub-Saharan Africa. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.