Economic Characteristics of Deepwater Natural Gas Hydrate

@article{Max2018EconomicCO,
  title={Economic Characteristics of Deepwater Natural Gas Hydrate},
  author={Michael D. Max and Arthur H. Johnson},
  journal={Exploration and Production of Oceanic Natural Gas Hydrate},
  year={2018}
}
Natural gas hydrate (NGH) is unique among gas resources. In its natural state NGH is a pure, solid crystalline material formed by digenetic crystallization in permafrost regions and in marine sediments where temperature, pressure, and gas flux are suitable. NGH compresses methane and minor other gases by about 164 times (above 1 atm @ STP) within the crystal structure. Greater than 95 % of the NGH resource is found sediments below seafloors that are deeper than 500 m in the open ocean… 
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