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Analysis of the Energy and Economic Effects of the Iranian Oil Shortfall
EMD-79-38: Published: Mar 5, 1979. Publicly Released: Mar 5, 1979.
In response to a Congressional request, an expeditious analysis of the energy and economic effects of the Iranian oil situation was prepared.The net apparent shortfall to the United States will be about 3 percent of total consumption. The shortfall will not be large enough to result in a general activation of the allocation program of the International Energy Agency (IEA), but further major cutbac...
Transportation Planning for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Should Be Improved
LCD-78-211: Published: Oct 18, 1978. Publicly Released: Oct 18, 1978.
To minimize the vulnerability of the United States to the effects of a severe energy-supply interruption and to provide limited protection from the short-term consequences of interruptions in supplies of petroleum products, Congress provided for the creation of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) for the storage of petroleum products. The current goal is to have 1 billion barrels of crude oil in...