TITLE

WISHING WELL

AUTHOR(S)
Burnhill, Tim
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
New Scientist;1/5/2002, Vol. 173 Issue 2324, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the question of whether oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska will reduce the United States' reliance on foreign oil. Historical information on the oil industry's interest in Alaska; Different conclusions of independent estimates of the Arctic refuge's oil reserves; Projection that the Arctic refuge will cover just a small percent of U.S. requirements if Americans keep burning oil at a high rate. INSET: A tale of seven studies..
ACCESSION #
6239653

 

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