IEA GHG Weyburn CO2 monitoring and storage project

C. Preston, M. Monea, W. Jazrawi, K. Brown, S. Whittaker, D. White, D. Law, R. Chalaturnyk, B. Rostron

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This paper presents an integrated overview of the results from over 50 individual technical research projects conducted under the auspices of the International Energy Agency Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme [1] [International Energy Agency Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme,]. The overall project, called the IEA GHG Weyburn CO2 Monitoring and Storage Project [2] [IEA GHG Weyburn CO2 Monitoring and Storage Project,], was created to predict and verify the ability of an oil reservoir to securely and economically store CO2. Research activities in the project were divided into four "themes" that applied leading-edge science and engineering in geophysics, geomechanics, geochemistry, geology, reservoir engineering, risk assessment, and economics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1547-1568
Number of pages22
JournalFuel Processing Technology
Issue number14-15
StatePublished - Oct 2005
Externally publishedYes


  • CO (carbon dioxide)
  • IEA GHG (International Energy Agency Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme)
  • Monitoring
  • PTRC (Petroleum Technology Research Centre)
  • Storage
  • Weyburn

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Fuel Technology
  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology

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