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Title: Electrophilic acid gas-reactive fluid, proppant, and process for enhanced fracturing and recovery of energy producing materials

Abstract

An electrophilic acid gas-reactive fracturing fluid, proppant, and process are detailed. The fluid expands in volume to provide rapid and controlled increases in pressure that enhances fracturing in subterranean bedrock for recovery of energy-producing materials. The proppant stabilizes fracture openings in the bedrock to enhance recovery of energy-producing materials.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1417893
Patent Number(s):
9873828
Application Number:
15/239,637
Assignee:
BATTELLE MEMORIAL INSTITUTE (Richland, WA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y10 - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC Y10T - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER US CLASSIFICATION
C - CHEMISTRY C09 - DYES C09K - MATERIALS FOR MISCELLANEOUS APPLICATIONS, NOT PROVIDED FOR ELSEWHERE
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2016 Aug 17
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
15 GEOTHERMAL ENERGY; 58 GEOSCIENCES

Citation Formats

Fernandez, Carlos A., Heldebrant, David J., Bonneville, Alain, Jung, Hun Bok, and Carroll, Kenneth C. Electrophilic acid gas-reactive fluid, proppant, and process for enhanced fracturing and recovery of energy producing materials. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Fernandez, Carlos A., Heldebrant, David J., Bonneville, Alain, Jung, Hun Bok, & Carroll, Kenneth C. Electrophilic acid gas-reactive fluid, proppant, and process for enhanced fracturing and recovery of energy producing materials. United States.
Fernandez, Carlos A., Heldebrant, David J., Bonneville, Alain, Jung, Hun Bok, and Carroll, Kenneth C. Tue . "Electrophilic acid gas-reactive fluid, proppant, and process for enhanced fracturing and recovery of energy producing materials". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1417893.
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