bituminous shale


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bituminous shale

[bī′tü·mə·nəs ′shāl]
(petrology)
A shale containing bituminous material.
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About the clayey bituminous shale deposit and the newly discovered combustible mineral in the transitional formation of the Province of Estonia, supplemented by some observations on the geological phenomena of modern times.
The presence of organic tars from the bituminous shale and a significant proportion of -5[mu] particles also slow thickening.
These are bituminous shale, claystone with intercalations of coal, siltstone, sandstone and tuff [1, 2].
The Tetouan and Bab Taza deposits of bituminous shales are located within the eastern side of the Moroccan Rif, the Tetouan site is located in the west of Tetouan city and the Bab Taza site in the east of Bab Taza village (Fig.
Geology of Mengen (Bolu) bituminous shale area and its economical utulization possibilities // MTA Report number: 8460, 1988 (unpublished) [in Turkish with English abstract].
[3.] Talu, S., Bituminous Shale of Bahcecik (Izmit) // MTA Report No.
The Ma'reb/Jawf area was mostly covered in sand but included a diapiric salt anticline with some associated bituminous shales. Close to the basin centre, there was a basement out-crop.
Summary: Morocco is considering the use of the nuclear energy, bituminous shales or the solar energy to secure long-term energy production for the country, Energy Minister said.
The Maarib/Jawf area was mostly covered in sand but included a diapric salt anticline with some associated bituminous shales. Close to the basin centre, there was also a basement outcrop.
aaa Concerning bituminous shales, several agreements were inked with international companies to conduct a national technico-economic feasibility study on the production of hydrocarbon and electricity through direct combustion.
Of major importance to geologists was the deposition throughout the sedimentary area in the Late Cretaceous of organic-rich, bituminous shales and limestones providing prolific source rocks in all four basins.
The Ma'reb/Jawf area was mostly covered in sand but included a diapric salt anticline with some associated bituminous shales. Close to the basin centre, there was a basement out-crop.