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Alternatives to Hydraulic Fracturing

SHABERDI, KOSHEKOV (2015) Alternatives to Hydraulic Fracturing. IRC, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS. (Submitted)

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Hydraulic fracturing is a common stimulation technique which is widely used especially in a North America. It has several positive impacts on economy and energy. However, increasing use of hydraulic fracturing raised some health and environmental concerns, such as large amount of water usage, methane infiltration in aquifers, groundwater contamination, wastewater disposal and air pollution. Requirement of high injection pressure is another challenge. By considering these challenges and limitations, an alternative to hydraulic fracturing is required.

Item Type: Final Year Project
Academic Subject : Academic Department - Petroleum Geosciences - Petrophysics - Petrophysical data acquisition
Subject: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Geoscience and Petroleum Engineering
Depositing User: Ahmad Suhairi Mohamed Lazim
Date Deposited: 26 Oct 2016 11:03
Last Modified: 25 Jan 2017 09:36
URI: http://utpedia.utp.edu.my/id/eprint/16831

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