HOW TO SLOW U.S. ABANDONMENTS
"...If we don't slow abandonments and improve production rates in this decade, there won't be much of a domestic industry left in the next one to benefit from basic research. " That statement comes not from independent producers, who have been saying similar things for some time, but from U.S. Deputy Energy Sec. W. Henson Moore. It correctly recognizes a serious problem-a "sobering reality"-and accompanies fitting remedies.