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Diverse gas plays lurk in gas resource pyramid

January 1, 1998

This final article on the outlook for U.S. future natural gas supplies expands on the concept of the natural gas resource pyramid. A series of poorly understood but potentially significant emerging gas plays is introduced. These plays reside at various levels within the resource pyramid. These emerging resources include sub-volcanic gas, shale gas, deep coalbed methane, and unrecognized tight gas sands.

Publication Year 1998
Title Diverse gas plays lurk in gas resource pyramid
Authors Vello A. Kuuskraa, James W. Schmoker, Thaddeus S. Dyman
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title Oil & Gas Journal
Index ID 70020799
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse