Assessing the potential for CO2 leakage, particularly through wells, from geological storage sites

  1. Brian J. Mcpherson and
  2. Eric T. Sundquist
  1. Stefan Bachu1 and
  2. Michael A. Celia2

Published Online: 23 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2005GM000338

Carbon Sequestration and Its Role in the Global Carbon Cycle

Carbon Sequestration and Its Role in the Global Carbon Cycle

How to Cite

Bachu, S. and Celia, M. A. (2009) Assessing the potential for CO2 leakage, particularly through wells, from geological storage sites, in Carbon Sequestration and Its Role in the Global Carbon Cycle (eds B. J. Mcpherson and E. T. Sundquist), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2005GM000338

Author Information

  1. 1

    Alberta Research Council Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  2. 2

    Department Of Civil And Environmental Engineering, Princeton University Princeton, New Jersey, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904481

Online ISBN: 9781118666494

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Keywords:

  • Carbon sequestration;
  • Carbon cycle (Biogeochemistry)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Possible Leakage Pathwa ys for CO2

  • Assessing the Potential for CO2 Leakage

  • Concluding Remarks