Economic feasibility for the conversion of Texas lignite to petrochemical feedstocks
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Economic feasibility for the conversion of Texas lignite to petrochemical feedstocks final report by James Thomas Richardson

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Published by Texas Energy Advisory Council in [Austin] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Texas.

Subjects:

  • Lignite industry -- Texas.,
  • Ethylene industry -- Texas.,
  • Lignite -- Texas.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby James T. Richardson ; prepared for Texas Energy Advisory Council, Energy Development Fund.
SeriesReport - Texas Energy Advisory Council ; #EDF-019
ContributionsTexas. Energy Development Fund.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9579.E843 U537
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 61 p. :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4240232M
LC Control Number80620766

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