Data includes estimates of yet to be discovered resources
The U.S. has taken a new place atop the list of countries with the largest recoverable oil resource potential in the world. This places the U.S. ahead of Russia and Saudi Arabia.

For the U.S., more than 50% of the remaining oil reserves are located in unconventional shale plays. Texas alone holds more than 60 billion barrels of shale oil.

Source: Chart by EnerCom Analytics, data from Rystad Energy

1P = Proved reserves, conservative estimates in existing fields

2P = Prove...


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