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Assessment of remaining recoverable oil in selected major oil fields of the Permian Basin, Texas and New Mexico

The mean total volume of potential additional oil resources that might be added using improved oil-recovery technologies was estimated to be about 2.7 billion barrels of oil.

by Tennyson, Marilyn E.; Cook, Troy A.; Charpentier, Ronald R.; Gautier, Donald L.; Klett, Timothy R.; Verma, Mahendra K.; Ryder, Robert T.; Attanasi, Emil D.; Freeman, Philip A.; and Le, Phuong A.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3051
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Economic geology, Enhanced oil recovery, Natural resource assessment, Oil resources, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
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New Mexico, Texas
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