Title: Risk Assessment for Long-term Storage of CO2 in Geologic Formations
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Publication Date: 03/2005
Publication Type: Brief
Contact: Chris Nichols
Program/Technology: Climate Change
Carbon Sequestration
Author: Sarah Forbes (NETL)
Scott Klara (NETL)

A factsheet presenting the US DOE Office of Fossil Energy's long-term goals for the safe and environmentally-sound operation of geologic CO2 storage facilities. This includes the DOE's risk assessment R&D component called 'Monitoring, Mitigation, and Verification (MM&V)". The document summarizes trapping and mitigation techniques supported in the safe management goals.

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