NRC: INTERIOR'S RESOURCE FIGURES ARE TOO LOW

A National Research Council panel says the Interior Department is too conservative in its estimates of undiscovered oil and gas resources. Charles Mankin, director of the Oklahoma State Geological Survey, Norman, Okla., chaired an NRC committee on undiscovered oil and gas resources, which reviewed Interior's assessments in the wake of industry complaints about low estimates in a 1989 report (OGJ, Sept. 4, 1989, p. 28). Last year NRC reported Interior's resource estimates were too

Apr 29th, 1991
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