Oil Shale Research (4)
Revenues and distributions vary by state policy, land ownership, and well productivity. Interactive shows results for 16 major unconventional plays in the U.S.
This report summarizes recent research and policy documents, and provides a brief overview of the current state of oil shale development in the U.S. West.
While a handful of companies reported being active in the field-testing of new technologies in 2009, only one company had announced plans to upscale to a prototype (semi-works scale) facility.
For those wishing to dig deeper into the current politics and economics of oil shale, Headwaters Economics recommends the following sources.