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Sustainable Development in the Oil and Gas Industry

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Lyn Arscott

515 LaMancha Ct., Danville, CA 94526

J. Energy Resour. Technol 126(1), 1-5 (May 04, 2004) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1653768 History: Online May 04, 2004

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Grahic Jump Location
Growing wealth was a factor in cleaning up the rivers of developed economies
Grahic Jump Location
Temperature and CO2 concentration in the atmosphere over the past 400,000 years (from Vostok ice core)



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