eBook Atmospheric Impacts of the Oil and Gas Industry, 1st Edition

  • Eduardo Olaguer
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  • ISBN-10: 0128018585
  • ISBN-13: 9780128018583
  • DDC: 333.823
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 170 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released May 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

This book provides the most up-to-date scientific and technological methods available to quantify oil and gas industry emissions and atmospheric impacts in a manner that is relevant to the development of, compliance with, and enforcement of effective policy and regulations. The book offers a concise survey of these methods to facilitate the implementation of solutions that promote sustainable energy production.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Introduction: Definition of the Problem.
The Issues that Matter.
1: A Brief History of Oil and Gas Development From an Environmental Perspective.
2: Overview of Oil and Gas Processes and Their Emissions to Air.
3: Toxic Air Pollution on Neighborhood Scales.
4: Urban and Regional Ozone.
5: Particulate Matter and Surface Deposition.
6: Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Climate Impacts.
Tools for Crafting Solutions.
7: Emission Inventories.
8: Ambient Air Monitoring and Remote Sensing.
9: Data Assimilation and Inverse Modeling.
10: Photochemical Simulation.
11: MultiScale Impact Assessment.
12: Emission Controls.
13: Epilogue: The Road Ahead.
Appendix A Conventional Air Quality Monitoring Stations.
Appendix B Source Apportionment Techniques.
Index.