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2009

Cameron O'Reilly, Australia, Coal and Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) , May 11, 2009. [PPT File]

2008

Monitoring, validation, and accounting (MVA)
Hovorka, S.D., Surveillance of a Geologic Sequestration Project: Monitoring, Validation, Accounting: presented at NETL webinar for the American Water Works Association, Online, December 8, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-01. [PDF File]
Technical Workshop
Hovorka, S.D., Public Acceptance for CCS: presented at UK-Texas Technical Workshop, Houston, Texas, December 8, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-02a. [PDF File]
Hovorka, S.D., Texas as a National Sink: presented at UK-Texas Technical Workshop, Houston, Texas, December 8, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-02b. [PDF File]
Meckel, T., Summary of field injection tests and studies to address relevant
questions regarding reservoir, seal, and well performance: presented at UKTexas
Technical Workshop, Houston, Texas, December 8, 2008. GCCC Digital
Publication Series #08-02c. [PDF File]
Nicot, J.-P., U.S. EPA Draft Rules on Geological Storage: Selected Stakeholder
Feedback: presented at UK-Texas Technical Workshop, Houston, Texas,
December 8, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-02d. [PDF File]
9th Annual Greenhouse Gas Technology Conference (GHGT-9)
Meckel, T.A., Hovorka, S.D., Kalyanaraman, N., Continuous pressure monitoring for large volume CO2 injections: presented at the 9th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington, D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-03a. [PDF File]
Chang, K., Bryant, S.L., The effect of faults on dynamics of CO2 plumes:
presented at the 9th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control
Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington, D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital
Publication Series #08-03b.
[PDF File]
Chang, K., Minkoff, S.E., Bryant, S.L., Simplified model for CO2 leakage and its
attenuation due to geological structures: presented at the 9th International
Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington,
D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-03c.
[PDF File]
Hovorka, S.D., Choi, J.-W., Meckel, T.A, Trevino, R.H., Zeng, H., Kordi, M., Wang, F.P., Comparing carbon sequestration in an oil reservoir to sequestration in a brine formation- field study: presented at the 9th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington, D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-03d. [PDF File]
Darby, E.B., Bumgarner, J., Hovorka, S.D., Geochemical modeling of nearsurface,
CO2 interactions: The critical element in cost-effective long-term
monitoring: presented at the 9th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas
Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington, D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC
Digital Publication Series #08-03e.
[PDF File]
Freifeld, B.M., Daley, T.M., Hovorka, S.D., Henninges, J., Underschultz, J., Sharma, S., Recent advances in well-based monitoring of CO2 sequestration: presented at the 9th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington, D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-03f. [PDF File]
Nicot, J.-P., Hovorka, S.D., Choi, J.-W, Investigation of water displacement
following large CO2 sequestration operations: presented at the 9th International
Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington,
D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-03g.
[PDF File]
Nicot, J.-P., Oldenburg, C.M., Bryant, S.L., Hovorka, S.D., Pressure perturbations
from geologic carbon sequestration: Area-of-review boundaries and borehole
leakage driving forces: presented at the 9th International Conference on
Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington, D.C., November
16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-03h.
[PDF File]
Duncan, I.J., Nicot, J.-P., Choi, J.-W., Risk assessment for future CO2
Sequestration Projects Based CO2 Enhanced Oil Recovery in the U.S.: presented
at the 9th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies
(GHGT-9), Washington, D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication
Series #08-03i.
[PDF File]
Smyth, R.C., Hovorka, S.D., Lu, J., Romanak, K.D., Partin, J.W., Wong, C., Assessing risk to fresh water resources from long term CO2 injection- laboratory and field studies: presented at the 9th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington, D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-03j. [PDF File]
Essandoh-Yeddu, J., Gülen, G., Economic modeling of carbon dioxide integrated pipeline network for enhanced oil recovery and geologic sequestration in the Texas Gulf Coast region: presented at the 9th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington, D.C., November 16-20, 2008. GCCC Digital Publication Series #08-03k. [PDF File]

Role of CO2EOR in Sequestration for GHG Emissions Reduction [PPT]. Presented to North American Carbon Capture & Storage Association, June 9, 2008, at the BEG in Austin.

Case Study: Monitoring an EOR Project to Document Sequestration Value [PPT]

What to do with CO2 – the knowns and unknowns of geologic sequestration and CO2 EOR in greenhouse gas context [PPT]. Presented by Sue Havorka to Austin Professional Landmen's Association on May 30, 2008.

New Developments – Solved and Unsolved Questions Regarding Geologic Sequestration of CO2 as a Greenhouse Gas Reduction Method [PPT]. Presented at TCEQ Trade Show April 30, 2008 in Austin.

Before 2008

Considering Faults in CCS [PDF file]

Role of Geochemical Interactions in Assuring Permanence of Storage of CO2 in Geologic Environments [PDF file]

Introduction to Geologic Sequestration of CO2 [PPT]

Potential Sinks for Geologic Storage of Carbon Dioxide Generated in the Carolinas [PDF file]

AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 5–9, 2005. Posters, presentations, and abstracts summarizing Frio results.

NETL Fourth Annual Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration in Alexandria, Virginia, May 2–5, 2005. Twenty papers summarizing Frio results.

Leakage Pathways from Potential CO2 Storage Sites in the Texas Gulf Coast and Implications for Permitting [PDF File]

Optimization of CO2 Sequestered as a Residual Phase in Brine-Saturated Formations
[PDF File]

Source-Sink Matching and Potential for Carbon Capture and Storage in the Gulf Coast
[PDF File]

Monitoring CO2 Storage in Brine Formations: Lessons Learned from the Frio Test One Year Post Injection [PDF File]

Area of Review: How Large Is Large Enough for Carbon Storage? [PDF File]

Assessing Impacts to Groundwater from CO2-flooding of SACROC and Claytonville Oil Fields in West Texas [PDF Abstract] [PDF File]

Assessment of Geological Storage Capacity of the Southeastern US for CO2 in Brines and Economic Use for EOR [PDF File]

Stacked Storage Field Project [PDF File]

Monitoring and Verification Issues for Carbon Storage Pilot Experiments [PDF File]

Moving Permian Basin Technology to the Gulf Coast: the Geologic Distribution of CO2 EOR Potential in Gulf Coast Reservoirs: WTGS Fall 2005 Symposium [PDF File]

Application of Numerical Models to Development of the Frio Brine Storage Experiment [Powerpoint]

Testing Efficiency of Storage in the Subsurface: Frio Brine Pilot Experiment [PDF File] [PowerPoint]

Environmental Assessment: Optimal Geological Environments for Carbon Dioxide Disposal in Brine Formations (Saline Aquifers) in the United States—Pilot Experiment in the Frio Formation, Houston Area [PDF File] [Appendix A] [Appendix B]

Report to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality to Accompany a Class V Application for an Experimental Technology Pilot Injection Well: Frio Pilot in CO2 Sequestration in Brine-Bearing Sandstones [PDF File]

Technical Summary: Optimal Geological Environments for Carbon Dioxide Disposal in Brine Formations (Saline Aquifers) in the United States [PDF File]

Sequestration Pilot Site in the Texas Gulf Coast, USA: GSA Annual Convention, Denver, October 2002 [PowerPoint]

Potential New Uses for Old Gas Fields: Sequestration of Carbon Dioxide: GCAGS Annual Meeting, Austin, October 2002 [PowerPoint]

Frio Brine Sequestration Pilot in the Texas Gulf Coast: Sixth International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies, Kyoto, Japan, October 2002 [PDF]

Geologic Sequestration of Greenhouse Gases: Opportunities for Industry-Academe Research Partnerships [Details]

Evaluation of Brine-Bearing Sands of the Frio Formation, Upper Texas Gulf Coast for Geological Sequestration of CO2 [Report in PDF Format]

Optimization of CO2 Sequestered as a Residual Phase in Brine-Saturated Formations [Abstract in Word Format] [Poster in PDF Format]

Taping the Potential for Large Volume Sequestration- Update on the Frio Brine Pilot Project [Word Document]

Geologic Sequestration in the Gulf Coast: Subregional Considerations [Word Document]

Geologic Sequestration as a Mechanism for Mitigating Climate Change [Word Document]

Reduction of Greenhouse Gas Emissions through Underground CO2 Sequestration in Texas Oil and Gas Reservoirs [PDF]