The Ministry of environment called “deceit” statements about new oil field in the United States

MOSCOW, 17 Dec — RIA Novosti/Prime. The Minister of natural resources and ecology Sergey Donskoy called the “obvious deceit” reports about the opening of the largest deposits of oil and gas in the us. About this he wrote on his page in Facebook.

On the eve of the US Geological survey reported that in the Texas Permian basin discovered the largest untapped oil and gas fields in the entire history of the United States. Its reserves are estimated to be services that are on average 20 billion barrels of crude, 16 trillion cubic meters of natural gas and 1.6 billion barrels of gas condensate.

As said don, “what kind of field can be discussed, if only resources?” According to him, the US Geological survey “estimates that the resources generously regions in non-localized “continuous” oil” on the basis of new methodology. The Minister intends to Commission all-Russian scientific research geological exploration Institute to make their own analytical conclusions.