The hydrocarbon content of oil shale can be converted into liquid oil which is a possible energy resource for the future. Different aspects of shale oil recovery is briefly discussed. The technology of modified in situ oil shale retorting, which is receiving increasing attention for commercialization, is discussed in a little more detail.
Ahmad, Abu and Hasan, Sayeed, "Recovery of Oil From Oil Shale -- An Overall Technological Perspective" (1977). UMR-MEC Conference on Energy / UMR-DNR Conference on Energy. 307, pp. 437-441.
4th Annual UMR-DNR Conference on Energy (1977: Oct. 11-13, Rolla, MO)
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13 Oct 1977