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U.S. energy policy oversight hearing before the Committee on Resources, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, second session, on domestic energy policy as it relates to the development of oil and gas production in the United States and how we can become less dependent on foreign imports, February 2, 1996--Houston, TX. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources

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  • Energy policy -- United States,
  • Petroleum industry and trade -- United States,
  • Gas industry -- United States

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Other titlesUS energy policy
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Paginationiv, 187 p. :
Number of Pages187
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Open LibraryOL14047012M
ISBN 100160525586

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