Atmospheric Impacts of the Oil and Gas Industry

Atmospheric Impacts of the Oil and Gas Industry provides the most up-to-date scientific and technological methods available to quantify oil and gas industry emissions and atmospheric impacts in a manner that is relevant to the development of, compliance with, and enforcement of effective policy and regulations. The book offers a concise survey of these methods to facilitate the implementation of solutions that promote sustainable energy production. Part I covers a technical and descriptive summary of air quality and global change issues relevant to the oil and gas industry, with Part II summarizing state-of-the-art methods pertaining to the analysis and solution of the problems identified in the earlier section. Examples of state-of-the-art methods covered include real-time monitoring with chemical ionization mass spectrometry, drone-mounted mini-lasers and gas cells, tomographic remote sensing, inverse modeling of emissions, 3D fluid, chemical, and transport models, and contemporary control technologies, such as flare minimization, oxidation catalysts, and vapor recovery. In addition, field studies, policy-relevant modeling assessments, and regulatory decisions from multiple geographic regions are presented, providing readers best practices from real world applications. Addresses major environmental issues of concern as a result of the oil and gas industry Reflects a balanced, objective view that is based on scientific principles Provides a wide geographical perspective Presents a rigorous and comprehensive scientific basis for crafting solutions to air quality problems created by the oil and gas industry

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  • Author : Eduardo P Olaguer
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 170 pages
  • ISBN : 0128018585
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Atmospheric Impacts of the Oil and Gas Industry

Atmospheric Impacts of the Oil and Gas Industry
  • Author : Eduardo P Olaguer
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 22 November 2016
GET THIS BOOKAtmospheric Impacts of the Oil and Gas Industry

Atmospheric Impacts of the Oil and Gas Industry provides the most up-to-date scientific and technological methods available to quantify oil and gas industry emissions and atmospheric impacts in a manner that is relevant to the development of, compliance with, and enforcement of effective policy and regulations. The book offers a concise survey of these methods to facilitate the implementation of solutions that promote sustainable energy production. Part I covers a technical and descriptive summary of air quality and global change

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Environmental Impact of the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry
  • Author : Stanislav Aleksandrovich Patin
  • Publisher : Ecomonitor Pub
  • Release : 09 May 1999
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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 18 October 2016
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Environmental Aspects of Oil and Gas Production
  • Author : J. O. Robertson,G. V. Chilingar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 June 2017
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Oil and gas still power the bulk of our world, from automobiles and the power plants that supply electricity to our homes and businesses, to jet fuel, plastics, and many other products that enrich our lives. With the relatively recent development of hydraulic fracturing ("fracking"), multilateral, directional, and underbalanced drilling, and enhanced oil recovery, oil and gas production is more important and efficient than ever before. Along with these advancements, as with any new engineering process or technology, come challenges,

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Handbook of Offshore Oil and Gas Operations
  • Author : James G. Speight
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 October 2014
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Handbook of Offshore Oil and Gas Operations is an authoritative source providing extensive up-to-date coverage of the technology used in the exploration, drilling, production, and operations in an offshore setting. Offshore oil and gas activity is growing at an expansive rate and this must-have training guide covers the full spectrum including geology, types of platforms, exploration methods, production and enhanced recovery methods, pipelines, and envinronmental managment and impact, specifically worldwide advances in study, control, and prevention of the industry's impact

Analytical Techniques in the Oil and Gas Industry for Environmental Monitoring

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 18 August 2020
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Environmental Control in Petroleum Engineering
  • Author : DR. John C. Reis, Ph.D.
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 April 1996
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The petroleum industry must minimize the environmental impact of its various operations. This extensively researched book assembles a tremendous amount of practical information to help reduce and control the environmental consequences of producing and processing petroleum and natural gas. The best way to treat pollution is not to create it in the first place. This book shows you how to plan and manage production activities to minimize and even eliminate some environmental problems without severely disrupting operations. It focuses on

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Environmental and Health Issues in Unconventional Oil and Gas Development
  • Author : Debra Kaden
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 December 2015
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Environmental and Health Issues in Unconventional Oil and Gas Development offers a unique and bipartisan perspective relevant to a variety of stakeholders on the use of directional drilling and hydraulic fracturing in the oil and gas industry in North America and worldwide. Including such important considerations as air exposure, water exposure, worker safety, ecological health, and seismic impacts, the book presents the issues as written from a broad range of experts in order to present a clear, non-partisan picture of

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  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Board on Energy and Environmental Systems,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources,Committee on Economic and Environmental Impacts of Increasing Biofuels Production
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 29 January 2012
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In the United States, we have come to depend on plentiful and inexpensive energy to support our economy and lifestyles. In recent years, many questions have been raised regarding the sustainability of our current pattern of high consumption of nonrenewable energy and its environmental consequences. Further, because the United States imports about 55 percent of the nation's consumption of crude oil, there are additional concerns about the security of supply. Hence, efforts are being made to find alternatives to our current

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Oil in the Sea III
  • Author : National Research Council,Transportation Research Board,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Marine Board,Ocean Studies Board,Committee on Oil in the Sea: Inputs, Fates, and Effects
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 14 March 2003
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Since the early 1970s, experts have recognized that petroleum pollutants were being discharged in marine waters worldwide, from oil spills, vessel operations, and land-based sources. Public attention to oil spills has forced improvements. Still, a considerable amount of oil is discharged yearly into sensitive coastal environments. Oil in the Sea provides the best available estimate of oil pollutant discharge into marine waters, including an evaluation of the methods for assessing petroleum load and a discussion about the concerns these loads