This book describes and analyzes the geological basis for the current world petroleum situation. It explains the formation and accumulation of conventional and unconventional oil and gas and the methods used by geologists in the search for petroleum and petroleum-containing basins.
Table of Contents
1. The Occurrence of Petroleum 2. Exploration and Production 3. Enhanced Oil Recovery 4. Enhanced Recovery of Unconventional Gas 5. Reserves, Resources, and Reserves/Production Ratios 6. The Petroleum Prospects of Indonesia 7. The Petroleum Prospects of the United States 8. The Petroleum Prospects of the Soviet Union 9. The Petroleum Prospects of Mexico 10. The Petroleum Prospects of the Arabian-Iranian Basin 11. Worldwide Petroleum