4.3 Petroleum Geology: How Does Oil Form? Formation of Oil and Natural Gas Petroleum and natural gas are found in similar environments and frequently occur together. These hydrocarbons consist of various compounds consisting of hydrogen and carbon, mixed together. They …

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4.4 Petroleum Geology: How is Oil Trapped Underground? How are Oil Traps Formed? A geologic environment that allows for economically significant amounts of oil and gas to accumulate underground is termed an oil trap. Several geologic structures may act as …

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4.2 What is Clean Coal? Coal is Solar Energy Stored by Plants Millions of Years Ago. We now have the Technology to “Clean” It. Unless large new petroleum reserves are discovered, a greater share of our future needs will have …

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