DANIEL De SIMONE
EDwARD M. KENNEDY, MASS., CHAIRMANActing
LARRY WINN, JR., KANS.,
ERNEST F. HOLLINGS, S.C.OLIN E. TEAGUE, TEX.HUBERT H. HUMPHREY, MINN.MORRIS K. UDALL, ARIZ.
CLIFFORD P. CASE, N.J.GEORGE E. BROWN, JR., CALIF.TED STEVENS, ALASKACLARENCE E. MILLER, OHIOORRIN G. HATCH. UTAHJOHN W. WYDLER, N.Y.
January 6, 1978The Honorable Ted StevensTechnology Assessment BoardOffice of Technology AssessmentUnited States SenateWashington, D. C.
Dear Senator Stevens :
On behalf of the Board of the Office of Technology Assessment,we are pleased to forward the results of the assessment yourequested of the potential of enhanced recovery of oil andDevonian gas in the United States.This report,Enhanced Recoveryof Oil coincides with the recentlyreleased Status Report on the Potential for Gas Production Fromthe Devonian Shales of the Appalachian Basin.These assessments will provide additional perspective on futureU.S. energy supplies and we hope that they will be helpful as theCongress continues its review of national energy policy.Vice ChairmanEnclosure
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