Synfuels, 1971-1983

Descriptive Summary

Title
Synfuels, 1971-1983
Creator
Unknown
Extent
1 Reel of microfilm.
Subjects
United States.--Environmental Protection Agency.
Synthetic fuels--Energy consumption.
Synthetic fuels--Bibliography.
Gasoline, Synthetic.
Coal gasification.
Coal--Research.
Petroleum, Synthetic.
Synthetic fuels industry.
Synthetic fuels--Equipment and supplies.
Oil-shale industry.
Fossil fuels.
Coal liquefaction.
Environmental protection.
Gasohol.
Energy minerals.
Kentucky--Industries.
Bibliographies.
Clippings.
Handbooks.
Pamphlets
Arrangement
Arranged by topic and state (alphabetical by county within state) and thereunder chronological.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
This microfilm copy is an information file of numerous documents relating to different aspects of synfuels. Most of the file is comprised of newspaper clippings, pamphlets, booklets and guides published on a local, regional and national level, and the majority of the materials relate to Kentucky. The subjects in the file range from synthetic fuels and cancer to the construction of fuel plants and include information on gasification of coal, liquefaction of coal, oil from coal, methods of conversion, cost, nuclear energy and coal, oil shale technologies, the EPA, synthetic fuel plants, energy consumption, environmental effects and gasohol.

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