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Evaluation of the Impact of Texas Lignite Development on Texas Water Resources

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Title Evaluation of the Impact of Texas Lignite Development on Texas Water Resources
Description Fuel shortages and resultant rising fuel costs as well as federal policies prompting energy independence have served to encourage power companies to exploit available lignite deposits of the western states as a viable fuel source. Large reserves of lignite found in a northeasterly trending belt through Texas have been only partially tapped. To develop this natural resource, large volumes of water will be required for mining, handling, processing, cooling, power generation, and land...
Date 2007-12-05T18:12:35Z 2007-12-05T18:12:35Z 1980-07
Type Technical Report
Identifier http://hdl.handle.net/1969.1/6268
Language en_US
Relation TR-108;
Publisher Texas Water Resources Institute

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