Deposits of lacustrine hydrocarbons and geoecological aspects related to their genesis

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It is shown that hydrocarbon deposits associated with fossil lacustrine complexes represent a separate genetic group of deposits that differ in terms of a complex of geological, geochemical and geoecological features. The mechanisms of accumulation of sours rocks in lacustrine basins of different hydrological typeare presented. It was established that the lacustrine genesis oil has a better chemical composition compared to liquid hydrocarbons of marine genesis. However, their extraction requires additional economic and environmental costs due to complex geological conditions

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Andrey Andreevich Rasskazov

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Author for correspondence.

Doctor of Geological and Mineralogical Sciences

Podolskoe shosse, 8/5, Moscow, Russia, 115093

Evgeny Sergeevich Gorbatov

Schmidt Institute of Physics of the Earth of the Russian Ac.Sc. (IPE RAS)


candidate of geological and mineralogical sciences, senior researcher

Bolshaya Gruzinskaya str., 10/1, Moscow, Russia, 123242

Ekaterina Yurievna Vasilieva

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia


Candidate of Geographical Sciences, Associate Professor of the Department of Geoecology of the Environmental Faculty

Podolskoe shosse, 8/5, Moscow, Russia, 115093


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