Geologic assessment of the fossil energy potential of Bangladesh

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U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey , [Reston, Va.?]
Geothermal resources -- Bangladesh, Fossil fuels -- Bangl
Statementby Mahlon Ball, Edwin R. Landis, Philip R. Woodside
SeriesProject report -- (IR) BG-6, Open-file report -- 83-280, Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- 83-280
ContributionsLandis, Edwin R. 1926-, Woodside, Philip R, Geological Survey (U.S.), United States. Agency for International Development
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13565138M

Potential And Resource Assessment ”, Hydrocarbon Unit, Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Government of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh. This CD-ROM was compiled according to the methodology developed by the U.S. Geological Survey's World Energy Project. The goal of the project was to assess the undiscovered, technically recoverable oil and gas resources of the world and report these results by the year A worldwide series of geologic maps, published on CD-ROMs, was released by the U.S.

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A worksheet is included.