1980 oil /coal states -these states may have most reluctance to move over to green economy/ smaller states may also be in economic turmoil when ildl pruices are low -its not clear what oil price will be in post-covid world
what price per barrel makes oloil a growth industry- they say in the usa including the hi cost of fracking 50 dollars is needed tokeep n investing in new oil though once a well is running it its not easy to sequester you might connue proting down to 10 dollars- a covid era price seems to be in 40s , post covid who knows but above high 60s may be unlikely unless any of usa middle east russia shut down
1979 west coast states
1978 east coast states
1977 heartland/landlocked states
- The top five crude oil-producing states and their percentage shares of total U.S. crude oil production in 2019 were.
- North Dakota11%
- New Mexico8%
we also include louisana as a large oil refiining and oil shipping state
- West Virginia—95.4—12.6%
These 15 States Produce 94% of U.S. Natural Gas
- Texas -- 6.8 trillion cubic feet (23.7% of the total) ...
- Pennsylvania -- 5.5 trillion cubic feet (19% of the total) ...