Unconventional Gas Reservoirs
  • Author : M. Rafiqul Islam
  • Release Date : 24 October 2014
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 624
  • ISBN 13 : 0128003901

Download or read book entitled Unconventional Gas Reservoirs written by M. Rafiqul Islam and published by Gulf Professional Publishing online. This book was released on 24 October 2014 with total pages 624. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Natural gas, especially unconventional gas, has an increasingly important role in meeting the world's energy needs. Experts estimate that it has the potential to add anywhere from 60-250% to the global proven gas reserve in the next two decades. To maintain pace with increasing global demand, Unconventional Gas Reservoirs provides the necessary bridge into the newer processes, approaches and designs to help identify these more uncommon reservoirs available and how to maximize its unconventional potential. Loaded with reservoir development and characterization strategies, this book will show you how to: Recognize the challenges and opportunities surrounding unconventional gas reservoirs Distinguish among the various types of unconventional reservoirs, such as shale gas, coalbed methane, and tight gas formations Drill down and quantify the reservoir's economic potential and other critical considerations Gain practical insights and tools to efficiently identify, appraise, and develop unconventional gas reservoirs Understand various techniques used to analyze reservoir parameters and performance as well as how they were applied to numerous real-world case studies Upgrade to the latest information on perspectives and insights with discussion of key differences used for today's unconventional gas characterization versus original conventional methods that failed in the past