Geological Research at the IGS
Evaluation of the Illinois Basin coals for underground coal gasification (UCG)
||Sep 1, 2011
||Dec 31, 2016
||A lot of data acquired in previous years and being confidential are now available for summarizing and publishing.
||We plan to synthesize all the information related to UCG and prepare a publication that would provide a comprehensive evaluation of coals for UCG basin wide
||Coal geometry, coal properties as well as surrounding sediments will be evaluated from UCG point of view
||IGS publication planned
||Our published research on UCG in Indiana is being commonly cited in the literature worldwide. This compilation of previous and new data and the resultant publication will serve as a major source of UCG-relate information.