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dc.contributor.author Pawar, Rajesh
dc.contributor.author Celia, Mike
dc.contributor.author Banerjee, Amlan
dc.contributor.author Lichtner, Peter
dc.contributor.author Gable, Carl
dc.contributor.author Rupp, John
dc.contributor.author Person, Mark
dc.date.accessioned 2009-08-03T19:28:09Z
dc.date.available 2009-08-03T19:28:09Z
dc.date.issued 2008-10
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2022/3617
dc.description This poster presentation was given at the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Eastern Section meeting, October 11-15, 2008, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. en
dc.description.abstract Rational For Study: 1) The Mt. Simon Formation represents a viable saline water saturated reservoir for CO2 sequestration in the Illinois Basin and environments. It is thick (500 - >2500 ft.) and potentially has sufficient porosity and permeability to store large volumes of CO2. 2) However, freshwater withdraws from the Mt. Simon in urban areas (~ 280 Million MT/year) are on the same order of magnitude as CO2 production across the Illinois Basin (~ 80 Million MT/yr). Freshwater withdraws have had a significant hydrologic impact (600 ft drawdown in Chicago area) at the regional scale. Will CO2 injection have a regional scale impact on the hydrology of the system by displacing brine in the regions currently saturated by freshwater? 3) High number of wells required to inject 80 Million MT/yr CO2 may result in well-well interference patterns, high deviatoric pressures (especially in the deep, low-permeability portions of the basin), and displacement of brines into other aquifers. 4) We ask the question: Is there an optimal place to locate most of the injection wells across the basin? en
dc.language.iso en_US en
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dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/ en
dc.subject CO2 reservoir en
dc.subject Indiana en
dc.subject Indiana Geological Survey en
dc.subject carbon sequestration en
dc.subject Mount Simon en
dc.subject regional capacity en
dc.subject Mount Simon Sandstone
dc.title Basin-Scale Hydrologic Impacts of CO2 Sequestration; Scaling Calculations using Sharp Interface Theory en
dc.type Presentation en


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This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.5 License. To view a copy of this license, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/ or send a letter to Creative Commons, 543 Howard Street, 5th Floor, San Francisco, California, 94105, USA. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.5 License. To view a copy of this license, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/ or send a letter to Creative Commons, 543 Howard Street, 5th Floor, San Francisco, California, 94105, USA.

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