03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The Untapped Energy Riches of Uzbekistan

Editor's Note: This article was written by energy journalist and government energy adviser John C.K. Daly of which offers free information and analysis on energy and commodities. The site has sections devoted to fossil fuels alternative energy metals oil prices and geopolitics.While many Western investors remain fixated on somehow acquiring a slice of Turkmenistan’s natural gas riches -- despite a recent scandal over the country’s actual reserves – there’s another country further east whose energy and mineralogical reserves have been overlooked: Uzbekistan.While a number of factors are responsible for this oversight including relative geographical isolation (Uzbekistan along with ...

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