Natural gas and crude oil provide two-thirds of our Nation’s primary energy supply and will continue to do so for at least the next several decades, even as we transition to a more sustainable energy future. The natural gas resource estimated to exist within the United States is large, but because this resource is increasingly harder to locate and produce, new technologies are required to extract it in a timely manner that will support a growing economy.
Ultra-Deepwater and Unconventional
Natural Gas and Other Petroleum
Resources Program Consortium
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