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Persistent oil import vulnerability and the U.S. energy response

G. Henry M. Schuler

Persistent oil import vulnerability and the U.S. energy response

by G. Henry M. Schuler

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Published by Center for Strategic and International Studies, Georgetown University in Washington, D.C .
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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Petroleum reserves -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Energy policy -- United States.,
    • National security -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby G. Henry M. Schuler and H.F. Keplinger.
      SeriesSignificant issues series ;, v. 7, no. 1
      ContributionsKeplinger, H. F.
      LC ClassificationsHD9566 .S38 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination17 p. :
      Number of Pages17
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2866217M
      ISBN 100892060743
      LC Control Number84029395

      Petroleum Crude Oil Vulnerability Index For natural history information of bird species, visit the Patuxent Bird Identification Infocenter page. For other species, visit . Oil’s vulnerability Vulnerability persists in an oil market that might be starting to feel comfortable. The price of West Texas Intermediate crude has gained $10/bbl since the recent low of $

      Gupta E () Oil vulnerability index of oil-importing countries. Energ Policy Morgan T () Energy subsidies: their magnitude, how they affect energy investment and greenhouse gas emissions, and prospects for reform. Menecon Consulting. A changing climate and more frequent extreme weather events pose challenges to the oil and gas sector. Identifying how these changes will affect oil and gas extraction, transportation, processing, and delivery, and how these industries can adapt to or mitigate any adverse impacts will be vital to this sector’s supply security. This work presents an overview of the sector’s vulnerability to.

        Analysis of foreign-policy considerations behind Pres Ford's TV address on need for reducing oil imports and Sec Kissinger's reassertion of US leadership in energy . As the U.S. Energy Information Administration notes, the end of the Cold War led to the end of Soviet subsidized oil imports, and North Korean oil consumption has dropped f barrels per.

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Persistent oil import vulnerability and the U.S. energy response. Washington, D.C.: Center for Strategic and International Studies, Georgetown University, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: G Henry M Schuler; H F Keplinger.

In response, the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR), which was signed into law by President Gerald Ford inhas become the nation’s primary tool of energy policy.

Following its first major use during the Persian Gulf War ofofficials and policy makers at the highest levels increasingly turned to the SPR to stave off shortages Cited by: 5.

potential impacts on U.S. oil supplies of prolonged hostilities in the Middle East, the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources asked OTA to update the conclusions of our report, U.S.

Vulnerability to an Oil Import Curtailment: The Oil Replacement Capability. The. The oil premium is not a measure of the full social costs of oil imports or use, or the full magnitude of the oil dependence and security problem.

Rather, it is a measure of the quantifiable per-barrel economic costs which the U.S. could avoid by a small-to-moderate reduction in oil imports. The Energy and Resources Institute TERI-NFA Working Paper Series No 2 oil imports in the total refinery throughput for the past few years.

patterns of vulnerability to oil shocks, overall impacts of oil volatility and most importantly, the. The authors devise a measure of vulnerability and use it to compare three policies that have been proposed to reduce U.S. vulnerability to oil-supply disruptions: a 25% oil-import tariff, a $5-per.

Energy Information Administration - EIA - Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government. Study on Energy Supply Security and Geopolitics Final Report January This report was prepared for DGTREN Contract number TREN/C ETAP programme By the Clingendael International Energy Programme (CIEP), Institute for International Relations ‘Clingendael’, The.

This paper assesses the relative oil vulnerability of 26 net oil-importing countries for the year on the basis of various indicators—the ratio of value of oil imports to gross domestic product (GDP), oil consumption per unit of GDP, GDP per capita and oil share in total energy supply, ratio of domestic reserves to oil consumption, exposure to geopolitical oil market concentration risks.

Definitions of energy security range from uninterrupted oil supplies to the physical security of energy facilities to support for biofuels and renewable energy resources. Historically, experts and politicians referred to security of oil supplies as energy security.

independent of any globally traded sources of energy. The U.S. oil industry and the U.S. government are currently taking all the reasonable steps to make the U.S. domestic infrastructure secure. The chief vulnerability, however, resides in the country’s foreign sources of supply and the international oil transportation infrastructure.

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the effectiveness of the Administration's National Energy Policy Plan (NEPP) in reducing the vulnerability of the U.S. economy to oil supply disruptions and price shocks, focusing on: (1) the economic benefits of importing oil compared with the potential economic costs of vulnerability to oil shocks; (2) the extent to which the U.S.

China shares many of the same energy vulnerabilities as the United States, particularly with respect to crude oil imports from the Middle East and North Africa. Oil and gas does not seem like a target industry for fraudsters, but with all the data-based linkages to rigs, transportation, refineries, headquarters and more, the risk has risen considerably.

Michael Klare: Well, originally, the term “energy security” largely applied to the protection of US oil imports from the Middle East. Back when the Persian Gulf area was the main source of America’s imported oil and the delivery of that oil was threatened by hostile forces (first the Soviets, then the Iranians and Iraqis), the US adopted.

First, the vulnerability of the U.S. economy to oil price shocks depends on the intensity of petroleum consumption here and throughout the industrialized world, not on total U.S.

imports or. EERE U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy EIA U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency EPCA Energy Policy and Conservation Act EPSA U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis ESF Emergency Support Function.

With utilities in the U.S. and around the world increasingly moving toward smart grid technology and other upgrades with inherent cyber vulnerabilities, correlative threats from malicious cyber attacks 1on the North American electric grid continue to grow in frequency and sophistication.

Collectively, EU member states import half of their energy needs. Barring significant policy changes, this figure is expected to rise to 65% by Today, oil, natural gas, and coal account for 80% of the energy consumed in the EU.

Europe’s energy imports come primarily from Russia and the Middle East. U.S., Canadian, and Brazilian oil has made up for a large part of the growth in exports to China, which continue to climb as net oil imports in the largest oil demand growth market in.

The fact is, while the United States may not import oil on a net basis, it still imports a vast amount of oil even as it exports oil and petroleum products. U.S. imports of oil from Saudi Arabia have fallen over the past decade, but only modestly, to just below 1 million barrels per day last year.Petroleum Crude Oil Vulnerability Index.

A. EXPOSURE POTENTIAL 1. Time spent on or in water 5—Nearly always 4—Most of the time 3—Half of the time 2—Less than half of time 1—Seldom or never. 2. Escape behavior 5—Dives 4—Swims, but sometimes dives 3—Swims 2—Flies, but sometimes swims.The U.S.

government would reduce the costs to U.S. national security of importing oil by supporting well-functioning oil markets and imposing an excise tax on oil.

Concerns about the economic, geopolitical, and national security consequences of U.S. imports of oil have triggered arguments for adopting policies to reduce oil imports.