This report is a compendium of information about costs and quantities of energy resources that may be available to the United States through the 1980 decade. The following key areas are covered: Future long-run costs for crude oil and natural gas; long-run costs for syncrude from shale oil; costs for tanker transport of crude; future refinery and product distribution costs; characteristics and long-run costs of pipeline transportation; the present and future costs of electric service; the costs of coal production; and nuclear fuel-cycle costs.

  • Corporate Authors:

    RAND Corporation

    1776 Main Street, P.O. Box 2138
    Santa Monica, CA  United States  90407-2138
  • Authors:
    • Anderson, K P
    • DeHaven, J
  • Publication Date: 1975-2

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 273 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00139518
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: R-1590-NSF Report
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 26 1976 12:00AM