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The Role of energy and mineral fuels in the Montana economy

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Published by The Council in [S.l] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby the Montana Energy Advisory Council ; major contributors, Theordore H. Clack ... [et al.].
ContributionsClack, Theodore H., Montana Energy Advisory Council.
The Physical Object
Pagination[257 p.] :
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23330580M
OCLC/WorldCa41749549

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Montana” guidebook. The committee will receive a brief overview of the book’s content and design during the Janu ETIC meeting. The guidebook serves to provide an overview of the various electricity generation and energy resources in the state and to educate citizens on the energy sector’s role in the state’s economy.

Montana has the nation's largest recoverable coal reserves, which is almost one-third of the U.S. total, and the state accounts for about 5% of U.S. coal production. Montana's temperature extremes and its small population contribute to the state's residential sector having the second-highest per capita energy consumption of any state, exceeded only by North Dakota.

3 energy or mineral commodities were produced on federal land in Montana in calendar year Production on federal land in Montana resulted in $58, in calendar year revenue. Revenue from federal land resulted in $29, disbursed from the federal government to Montana.

economy to veer off in one direction and destabilize or damage other third argues that windfall mineral revenues tend to distort processes of economic decision-making and may foster the kind of corruption that undermines political and social institutions.

External Market Forces World prices for mineral products have unquestionablyFile Size: KB. Additionally, this section monitors energy data and supports energy performance contracting (EPC) in Montana. The Energy Efficiency and Compliance Assistance section is responsible for education and outreach and providing information to the public on Montana Energy Code and radon mitigation.

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SUMMARy FINDINgS. Oil and natural gas extraction generates relatively few, but high-paying, jobs in Montana while the rest of the state’s economy has grown and diversified significantly. Montana’s mining industries, including oil and natural gas, accounted for just percent of all.

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plants. Fossil fuels don’t simply impact our ability to commute to and from work. They condition our sensory lives, our erotic experiences, and our aesthetics; they structure what we assume to be normal and healthy; and they prop up a distinctly modern bargain with nature that allows populations and economies to grow wildly beyond the older and more clearly understood limits of the organic s: 1.Types of Mineral Resources: Minerals in general have been categorized into three classes’ fuel, metallic and non-metallic.

Fuel minerals like coal, oil and natural gas have been given prime importance as they account for nearly 87% of the value of mineral production whereas metallic and non-metallic constitutes 6 to 7%. (A) Fuel Minerals.Fossil fuels are of great importance because they can be burned (oxidized to carbon dioxide and water), producing significant amounts of energy per unit mass.

The use of coal as a fuel predates recorded history. Coal was used to run furnaces for the smelting of metal ore.