The future needs for synthetic liquid fuels in Australia and the potentials offered by coal, oil shale and natural gas as feedstocks are examined. The current status of the technologies under development for producing liquid fuels from these non-renewable fossil feedstocks are reviewed and problems/challenges to be faced in establishing a synthetic fuels industry in Australia, are identified and discussed. (TRRL)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This paper was presented during the Energy Policy in Australia, Canberra, 11-13 May, 1983. This paper is position paper B2.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Engineers

    11 National Circuit
    Barton, A.C.T.,   Australia 
  • Authors:
    • Durie, R A
    • Drewe, G R
    • HUGGINS, P
    • Stewart, I M
  • Publication Date: 1983

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  • Accession Number: 00389910
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Nov 30 1984 12:00AM