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Coal Gas [electronic resource]

ABC International
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
For decades, scientists have worked to develop technologies that can unlock the energy from coal while reducing the risks of digging it up and burning it. Now entirely new industries are booming as they tap into coal seams either too gassy or too deep to be mined by conventional methods. Watch this video clip to learn about these new methods and what new risks and consequences come along with them.
Release Date
2010
Run Time
12 min.
Language
English
Rating
6 & up
Notes
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films media Group on May 03, 2012.
Contents
  • Coal Gas Extraction (3:15)
  • Power from Coal Seams (0:46)
  • Salt Residue (1:09)
  • Pilot Project: Carbon Energy (1:39)
  • Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) (1:50)
  • Which Technology Is Best? (1:15)
  • Cropland and River Damage (1:35)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], c2010.
Publisher no.
47789 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
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Description
1 streaming video file (12 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Mode of access: Internet.
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