geological formation

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Storage of the CO2 is either in deep geological formations, or in the form of mineral carbonates.
The terminal will serve oil producers targeting the Delaware Basin, a geological formation that spans west Texas and southeastern New Mexico.
It plans to build water collection, treatment and injection facilities to pump as much as one million barrels per day (bpd) of water into the Wara geological formation to maintain reservoir pressure and production levels at the field.
The report said that there will be more gas than oil reserves due to the geological formation of the area.
Compressed air energy storage (CAES) facilities would function like batteries; air is driven into an underground geological formation during low-demand times; when it's needed, the electricity is generated from the compressed air used in modified combustion engines.
His giant patterns of fire on earth conjure images of geological formation, religious purification, and life's destruction" and "The explosion events conflate, collapse, and complicate distances between 'the seen and unseen worlds' of matter and energy, between ancient and contemporary notions of time, and between human life and natural and man-made chaos" are devastating sentences, and reading them one after another, walking up the museum's winding rotunda, is as tizzying as the art.
Conceived as a stratified geological formation (an Esker), a series of steel and timber frames deform to create a silhouette intended to echo the neighbouring Dolomite mountains.
San Gold is also the dominant land holder in the Rice Lake Greenstone Belt, which is located within the Uchi sub-province geological formation stretching from Lake Winnipeg to James Bay and contains the prolific Red Lake and Pickle Lake gold producing belts.
This is a standard method in the oil and gas industry where a well is pressurized until fractures are created in the geological formation of interest.
In fact, Twilight in the Desert is more monograph than book, a detailed and technical assessment that's heavy on references to permeability (delightfully measured in millidarcies), the Arab D geological formation, rock homogeneity, oil-water contact planes (Ghawar's being mysteriously tilted), reservoir fractures, and more.
Anne Barry, placed statuesquely on a moving platform, became a living geological formation as video footage of oceans and flowing lava were projected onto her enormous dress.
From its geological formation and the fossil evidence revealed from volcanic rocks, to the region's rich flora and fauna and tribal life, Pavitt presents an invaluable study of the region.
The city well is located on a geological formation made of sand, which acts like a giant filter," Audet said.
The geological formation under the 35-acre site includes a natural pathway or chimney wherein oil and gases can migrate to the surface from thousands of feet below.
The Forillon geological formation of the Bourque property is the continuation of the same geological formation associated with the permits of the Gait Field.
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