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Title: Production of hydrocarbons from hydrates. [DOE patent application]

Abstract

An economical and safe method of producing hydrocarbons (or natural gas) from in situ hydrocarbon-containing hydrates is given. Once started, the method will be self-driven and will continue producing hydrocarbons over an extended period of time (i.e., many days).

Inventors:
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
5373411
Application Number:
ON: DE82015940
Assignee:
Dept. of Energy ERA-07-045738; EDB-82-120380
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
03 NATURAL GAS; GAS HYDRATES; IN-SITU PROCESSING; HYDROCARBONS; PRODUCTION; NATURAL GAS; ENERGY SOURCES; FLUIDS; FOSSIL FUELS; FUEL GAS; FUELS; GAS FUELS; GASES; HYDRATES; ORGANIC COMPOUNDS; PROCESSING; 030300* - Natural Gas- Drilling, Production, & Processing

Citation Formats

McGuire, P.L. Production of hydrocarbons from hydrates. [DOE patent application]. United States: N. p., 1981. Web.
McGuire, P.L. Production of hydrocarbons from hydrates. [DOE patent application]. United States.
McGuire, P.L. Tue . "Production of hydrocarbons from hydrates. [DOE patent application]". United States.
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title = {Production of hydrocarbons from hydrates. [DOE patent application]},
author = {McGuire, P.L.},
abstractNote = {An economical and safe method of producing hydrocarbons (or natural gas) from in situ hydrocarbon-containing hydrates is given. Once started, the method will be self-driven and will continue producing hydrocarbons over an extended period of time (i.e., many days).},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1981},
month = {9}
}