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As home to supermajors, as well as a plethora of smaller, independent energy players, the US boasts one of the largest concentrations of energy personnel in the world. With its insatiable appetite for energy resources, the United States is the world's single largest consumer of oil, using as much as 20.73 million barrels per day as of 2008. Recently, interest has peaked in the vast quantity of untapped natural gas resources in the US, the reserves of which were inventoried in 2008 at 238 Tcf, with producers specifically targeting the nation's promising shale formations for this energy commodity.


The ETO or Electro-technical officer is responsible for the maintenance of electrical and electronic equipment on board a vessel. An ETO will usually have gained an ETO Certificate of Competency, which was only recently introduced in 2010 to give ETOs recognition for their abilities and provide an international standard of competency. Without an ETO Certificate of Competency the crew member may carry out some of the duties of an ETO but will be employed in another capacity such as Electrician or Engineer

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