Fossil Fuels
epub |eng | | Author:Yongcun Feng & K. E. Gray

Fig. 3.13Fracture mouth aperture versus time during the wellbore ballooning event Fig. 3.14Fluid loss/gain rate versus time during the wellbore ballooning event Figure 3.12 indicates that the downhole pressure decreases ...
( Category: Fossil Fuels July 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-07 | Author:Geoffrey Cann & Rachael Goydan [Cann, Geoffrey & Goydan, Rachael]

Today’s Turnaround Recently, I met with a senior planner for an oil and gas outfit whose role was to improve turnarounds at his company. This is a complex undertaking; the ...
( Category: Fossil Fuels June 24,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Chris Faulkner

Hollywood and the Misinformation Machine Every country has a stake in how the energy boom unfolds, and each knows it. About a third of my time is spent traveling around ...
( Category: Fossil Fuels April 10,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Tarek Al-Arbi Omar Ganat

Scenario Well spacing (ft) No of wells Fracture spacing (ft) Fracture conductivity (md-ft) Fracture half length (ft) 1 500 8 350 50 250 2 750 6 350 46 350 3 ...
( Category: Sedimentary April 1,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Joel Achenbach

Chapter 9 Repercussions Now, the misery. The calamity had included, in spirit-sapping succession, a fatal blowout, a sunk rig, multiple leaks, a BOP intervention failure, a cofferdam failure, an unfolding ...
( Category: Fossil Fuels March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-09-11 | Author:Calixto, Eduardo

Efficiency Cost Analysis The efficiency cost analysis aims to quantify proposals for system optimization in terms of cost so that one can verify the impact of measures on the cost ...
( Category: Fossil Fuels March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lars Schernikau

4.5.1 How Much CO2 Stems from Coal? Before discussing this subject, it is worth pointing out that CO2 is nontoxic; indeed, without it no life would be possible on Earth. ...
( Category: Fossil Fuels March 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-15 | Author:nj ayuk

( Category: Fossil Fuels March 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-27 | Author:Michael S. Blinderman,Alexander Y. Klimenko & Alexander Y. Klimenko

(9.13) Factoring in C the maximum value of the caving zone , the size of the coal pillar for the conditions will be . During underground coal gasification of coal ...
( Category: Fossil Fuels March 1,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Thijs Van de Graaf, Benjamin K. Sovacool, Arunabha Ghosh, Florian Kern & Michael T. Klare

Stake, R. (2000). Case studies. In N. Denzin & Y. Lincoln (Eds.), Handbook of qualitative research (pp. 435–454). Thousands Oaks: Sage. Stenzel, T., & Frenzel, A. (2008). Regulating technological change—The ...
( Category: Fossil Fuels February 27,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2008-02-01 | Author:Vaclav Smil

OFFSHORE DRILLING In 1949 John Hayward combined a submersible barge and a piled platform to build the first submersible rig, Breton Rig 20; he devised a way to stabilize a ...
( Category: Petroleum May 2,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gary Sernovitz

9. GUAR AND LEASE, OR ANOTHER SIDE OF DISRUPTION Tolstoy would smirk. When I get caught up with using The Innovator’s Dilemma as the uncanny explanation of the shale revolution ...
( Category: Oil & Energy April 28,2016 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-08 | Author:Tom Shroder [Shroder, Tom]

In late February, an ROV was cruising around the wellhead when an operator noticed something on his video monitor. There was a definite spurt coming from a joint in the ...
( Category: Fossil Fuels October 13,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2013-07-11 | Author:Epstein, Alex J. & Dennis, Eric M. [Epstein, Alex J.]

CHAPTER 9: THE “RENEWABLE ENERGY” FALLACY The notion of “renewable energy” has two fundamental conceptual flaws. It’s not really renewable, and it’s not really energy. “Renewable” in most definitions approximates ...
( Category: Environmental Policy March 3,2015 )
epub |eng | 2014-10-27 | Author:Alex Epstein

CLIMATE MASTERY Even as we are taught to think of ourselves as in mortal climate danger, human beings are progressively becoming masters of climate. There are two components to mastering ...
( Category: Environmental February 3,2015 )