Coal bed


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(Geol.) a layer or stratum of mineral coal.

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com)-- Under the purview of energy, coal bed methane primarily refers to the natural gas or methane recovery from un-mined coal seams and adjacent sandstones.
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delivered a talk about the current status of coal bed methane (CBM) in China.
said Friday it will invest around C$600 million (50 billion yen) in a project to produce coal bed methane, material for natural gas, in the Canadian province of Alberta.
Chinese oil major PetroChina plans to boost annual coal bed methane gas (CBMG) output 12-fold to 4 billion cubic metres (bcm) by 2015 from 0.
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Without the use of nitrogen, which prevents each coal bed from swelling and thus reducing the room for absorbing the greenhouse gas, the amount absorbed drops by half.
There's far more gas in coal bed than in all their reserves combined.
He said the commercial potential from the mining of coal bed methane and natural gas in South Wales was potentially massive.
A Canadian plan to mine coal a few miles upstream of Glacier National Park in the Flathead Valley has been stopped--again--but plans to extract coal bed methane in the same watershed are moving forward.
Coal bed methane gas exploration has become very lucrative because of the high discovery rates and low drilling costs associated with coal-methane wells.