Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Tomsk Scientists Found a Cheap Way of Shale Hydrocarbons Production
22.03.2013 09:45
Tomsk Scientists Found a Cheap Way of Shale Hydrocarbons Production
(Source: http://www.adamalla.com)

The scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) and Jilin University (China) developed the technology of production of shale oil and gas from oil-shale by heating them by the electrophysical method; that will improve the efficiency and environmental friendliness of this production.


      

The main feature of this technology is that the reagents are replaced by physical methods – the electrical voltage is supplied to the shale deposits. Because of this the reaction starts which does not result into strong oxidizing of the substance, as it happens in case of combustion, and therefore it produces more methane and less carbon dioxide. Under the influence of the alternating current the pressure in the pores of the substance increases and the additional electrical discharges appear, which causes the emergence of the branched plasma channels extending the heat deep into the rock. Under the influence of temperature in the absence of oxygen the hydrocarbons are converted into combustible gas and shale oil.

       




Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: Tomsk Polytechnic University Tomsk    

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology Launches a Course at Coursera
11.02.2020
Using a Thrombolytic Drug against Coronavirus Suggested in Russia
29.04.2020
Mefloquine Ability to Fight Coronavirus Preliminary Tested
27.04.2020
Russian Manufacturer of Surgical Robots Attracted Investments from RDIF
11.11.2019
Biologically Safe Mice for Testing Anti-Coronavirus Drugs Come to be Created
27.04.2020







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Moscow events  Vandalism, Old Moscow  Moscow  Embassy of Nature  Alexander Litvinenko  Russian shops  Russian airlines  Metallica  Moscow Metro  Geoglyphs  Book Tickets for Concerts  Russian tourism  Russian exhibitions  TNK-BP  Darya Saltykova  St. Petersburg  Russian airports  Digital Art  Book Hotels in Saint Petersburg   Shartash  Vostok Energy  Moscow Conservatory  Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts  Nalchik  Amkar  Festivals in Moscow  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian regions  corruption  Russian Metro  Russian banks  Painting  Contemporary Writers  Russian business  Russian army  human rights in Russia  skiing in Russia  Show Business  Balakhna  Private Museum Of Russian Icon  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Installations  Unusual Monuments  travel to Russia  Mikhail Bulgakov  entertainment  Live Systems Museum  Alexey Navalny  Russian Cinema  Russian Artist 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites