Coal gas to Newcastle?

Koch, George
November 1994
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;11/7/94, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p17
States that Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB) is considering the Petro-Canada proposal to extract methane from a deep coal seam at Battle Lake, Canada, and that local residents worry that large quantities of salty brine from the coalbed could ruin the scenic lake. Where methane is found; Why coalbed production is normally uneconomical in western Canada.


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