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Naval Petroleum Reserve

Naval Petroleum Reserve

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Published by The Office, The Office [distributor in Washington, D.C, Gaithersburg, MD (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20884-6015) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Naval Petroleum Reserves in California (U.S.) -- Finance,
  • United States. -- Dept. of Energy,
  • Chevron U.S.A. Inc

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOpportunities exist to enhance its profitability.
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination12 p.
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17098857M
    OCLC/WorldCa35817478

    Naval Petroleum Reserve No. 1 encompasses the Elk Hills oil field and small parts of the Railroad Gap, Asphalto, Buena Vista Hills, and N. Coles Levee oil fields in the S. San Joaquin Valley of California. It consists of 46, acres, on which are nearly 1, oil wells ready for production. The coastal boundaries of Naval Petroleum Reserve No. 4. [George Wayne Skladel] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create CreativeWork, schema:Book;.

    Diet of the blunt-nosed leopard lizard, Gambelia silus, on Naval Petroleum Reserves #1 and #2, Kern County, California [Thomas T Kato] on neilsolomonhowe.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying neilsolomonhowe.com: Thomas T Kato. Get this from a library! A history of the naval petroleum reserves and of the development of the present national policy respecting them,. [Reginald Watson Ragland].

    In , The Teapot Dome Oil Field was designated Naval Petroleum Reserve Number Three as part of a program to ensure that the U.S. Navy, which was converting to oil-fired boilers at the time, would have sufficient fuel reserves in an emergency. It was one of several related fields in the area, the largest of which was the Salt Creek Oil FieldLocation: Natrona County, Wyoming, USA. Naval Petroleum Reserve #3, Teapot Dome, Wyoming [show on map] The Teapot Dome reserve, part of the once immensely productive Salt Creek Oil Field region of Wyoming, was one of a few major oilfields in the country that were set aside by the federal government, to be used only in the event of a national crisis or shortage.


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Petroleum geology of Naval Petroleum Reserve No. 1, Elk Hills, Kern County, California (Geological Survey professional paper ; ) Hardcover – by John Charles Maher (Author)Author: John Charles Maher.

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May 21,  · The author provides a 5-page introduction into the Navy’s decision in to explore Naval Petroleum Reserve Number Four. This reserve covered 35, square miles at Barrow, Naval Petroleum Reserve book most northern tip of Alaska.

The pages following the book’s. Naval Petroleum Reserves Set aside in a series of Executive Orders in the early s, the government-owned petroleum and oil shale properties were originally envisioned as a way to provide a reserve supply of crude oil to fuel U.S.

naval vessels in times of short supply or emergencies. The Naval Petroleum Reserves (Reserves) program has controlled oil bearing lands owned by the U.S. Government[i]. The Reserves acted as a contingency source of fuel for the U.S.

military in times of emergency. Government owned petroleum and oil shale properties were under the Reserves. This included the Naval Petroleum Reserves 1, 2, and 3 plus the Naval Oil Shale Reserves 1, 2, and 3. The Naval Petroleum Reserve Number 4, on the north slope of Alaska, was added in Policymakers’ recognition of oil as imperative to national defense -- Naval Petroleum Reserve book, its use as fuel for a petroleum-powered Naval fleet -- led to the creation of the Naval Petroleum and Oil Shale Reserve (the Reserves) in The Reserves were meant to insulate the United States from foreign dependency on oil during times of war.

National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska. Formerly known as Naval Petroleum Reserve No. 4, the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska (NPR-A) is now a vast ~million-acre area on Alaska's North Slope.

Inmindful of the land's conceivable petroleum value, President Harding set aside this area as an emergency oil supply for the U.S. Navy. OverDrive would like to use cookies to store information on your computer to improve your user experience at our Website. One of the cookies we use is critical for certain aspects of the site to operate and has already been set.

The Elk Hills Oil Field (formerly the Naval Petroleum Reserve No. 1) is a large oil field in northwestern Kern County, in the Elk Hills of the San Joaquin Valley, California in the United States, about 20 miles (32 km) west of neilsolomonhowe.comered inand having a cumulative production of close to billion barrels (, dam 3) of oil at the end ofit is the fifth-largest oil.

The NPRA was created by President Warren G. Harding in as Naval Petroleum Reserve Number 4 during a time when the United States was converting its Navy to run on oil rather than coal. In the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act (NPRPA) renamed the reserve the "National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska" and transferred it from the Navy to the Department of the Interior.

Privatization of the Naval Petroleum Reserve: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, First Session, September 8,Volume 4.

Location: The Naval Petroleum Reserve consists of Reserve No. 1 (NPR-1) and Reserve No. 2 (NPR-2). NPR-1 is located in the Elk Hills, east of McKittrick, Kern County, California, within an area bound to the south by Highways 33 and and to the north by Highway Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of which puts in place one more element of our program to reduce dependence on foreign oil.

The Naval Petroleum Reserves had special importance when they were established over 50 years ago to guarantee an adequate supply of oil for the u.s. Navy. The Naval Media Center serves as a conduit for dispensing information needed by Navy and Marine Corps personnel.

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Mission. The mission of the Office of Petroleum Reserves (OPR) is to protect the United States from severe petroleum supply interruptions through the acquisition, storage, distribution, and management of emergency petroleum stocks, and to carry out the U.S.

obligations under the International Energy Program. The OPR manages the operational readiness of three emergency stockpiles - the.

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Naval Petroleum and Oil Shale Reserves, The United States Office of Naval Petroleum and Oil Shale Reserves is part of the US Department of Energy. It was established in to monitor and analyse the US's oil shale reserves.

This United States government–related article is a stub. Subject: Enrolled Bill H.R. 49 - Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of Sponsor - Rep. Melcher (D) neilsolomonhowe.com Day for Action April 13, - Tuesday Purpose Authorizes immediate petroleum production from Naval Petroleum Reserves 1, 2, and 3; authorizes further exploration of Naval Petroleum Reserve 4.

The United States Code is meant to be an organized, logical compilation of the laws passed by Congress. At its top level, it divides the world of legislation into fifty topically-organized Titles, and each Title is further subdivided into any number of logical subtopics.The Buena Vista Oil Field, formerly the Naval Petroleum Reserve No.

2 (NPR-2) is a large oil field in Kern County, San Joaquin Valley, California in the United States. Discovered inand having a cumulative production of approximately million barrels (, m 3), it is the tenth-largest oil field in California.Init was sold to Occidental Petroleum for $ billion, the largest federal divestiture in American history.

The National Petroleum Reserve was established in as a backup source of crude oil for the federal government, originally for the Navy (it is often still referred to as the Naval Petroleum Reserve).