Technology assessment: environmental, health, and safety impacts associated with oil recovery from US tar-sand deposits [report]

J.I. Daniels, L.R. Anspaugh, Y.E. Ricker
1981 unpublished
@STRIBLITION OF THIS DOCUMENT IS UIILMITED/I ~ y FOREWORD The U.S. Department of Energy, Office o f Environmental Assessments, Office of Environmental Protection, Safety and Emergency Preparedness, has been conducting technology assessments o f the evolving energy technologies. The purpose of these is to evaluate the potential environmental, health, and socioeconomic impacts of each technology as it moves towards commercialization, in as quantitative a manner as possible. further information is
more » ... ther information is needed; provide an analysis o f potential environmental, health, and socioeconomic consequences o f each developing technology; and define research and development (R&D) needed to ensure environmentally acceptable commercialization. The assessments identify where i i i , ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors extend t h e i r g r a t i t u d e t o t h e f o l l o w i n g people and o r g a n i z a t i o n s f o r t h e i r cooperation and assistance: Dr. George J. R o t a r i u , i n t h e M r . Leland C. Marchant and h i s colleagues on t h e Tar-Sand P r o j e c t a t Generator P r o j e c t of t h e Geoenergy Technology Department, p a r t i c u l a r l y D r . B u r l Donaldson and D r . Carolyn M. Hart, o f Sandia Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico; Dr. Alex Oblad, D r . James Bunger and t h e i r associates a t t h e U n i v e r s i t y o f Utah, S a l t Lake City, Utah; Ms. Carolyn Mangeng, Los Alamos N a t i o n a l Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico; Dr. George Neeson, Syncrude Canada, Inc., F t . McMurray, Alberta, Canada; D r . Wes P a t r i c k of t h e Earth Sciences D i v i s i o n , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory,
doi:10.2172/6093147 fatcat:wsh5c737lza6habx4tawq5hhcm