An experimental study on the CO2-CH4 swap process between gaseous CO2 and CH4 hydrate in porous media

Recently, exhaustion of primary energy sources and increase in the atmospheric CO2 levels have become two major energy challenges of the world; therefore, utilization of alternative energy sources and avoiding the emission of greenhouse gases to the atmosphere are some of the serious problems of this century that should be addressed immediately. Many alternatives are being assessed to solve or at least to cease the negative effects of these issues.


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O. Ors and Ç. Sınayuç, “An experimental study on the CO2-CH4 swap process between gaseous CO2 and CH4 hydrate in porous media,” JOURNAL OF PETROLEUM SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, pp. 156–162, 2014, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: