Plains CO2 Reduction (PCOR) Partnership
PCOR Partnership Regional Atlas

Atlas The PCOR Partnership Regional Atlas was developed for project sponsors and private individuals to provide global and regional context for CO2 issues and permanent CO2 storage opportunities in the PCOR Partnership region.

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  • Greenhouse Effect
  • Greenhouse Gases
  • Global Carbon Cycle
  • Climate Change Patterns
  • Major Stationary CO2 Sources
  • Anthropogenic CO2
  • Growing Economy = Growing CO2 Emissions
  • Household Carbon Footprints
  • World CO2 Emissions
  • North American CO2Sources
  • North American Profile
  • Potential Impacts of Climate Change
  • Finding a CO2 Solution

  • Terrestrial Carbon Storage
  • Mechanisms for Terrestrial Storage
  • Carbon Capture and Storage
  • CO2 Capture
  • CO2 Separation and Compression
  • CO2 Transportation Infrastructure
  • Pipelines
  • Long-Term Geologic Storage
  • Geologic Storage Criteria
  • Supercritical CO2
  • Trapping CO2 in Rocks
  • Enhanced Oil Recovery
  • CO2 Gets the Oil Out
  • Oil Fields of the United States and Canada
  • CO2 in Oil Fields
  • North American Sedimentary Basins
  • CO2 in Saline Formations
  • Putting TDS Levels into Perspective
  • Salinity
  • Coal Regions of the United States and Canada
  • CO2 in Unminable Coal

  • DOE’s Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnerships
  • The RCSP Program
  • PCOR Partnership Region
  • PCOR Partnership Activities
  • Project Phases
  • Regional Vision
  • PCOR Partnership Partners

  • Distribution of Major Stationary CO2 Sources
  • CO2 Sources
  • Classification of Major Stationary CO2 Sources
  • CO2 Sources by Type
  • Major Regional Sedimentary Basins
  • CO2 Storage Opportunities
  • Enhanced Oil Recovery Potential
  • CO2 Storage in Oil and Gas Fields
  • Major Coal Basins
  • CO2 Storage in Unminable Coal
  • Evaluated Suitable Saline Formations
  • CO2 Storage in Saline Formations
  • Demonstrating CCS
  • CCS in Action
  • Prairie Pothole Region
  • Terrestrial Sequestration
  • Zama Field Validation Test
  • CO2-Rich Gas in a Pinnacle Reef Structure
  • Lignite Field Validation Test
  • CO2 in an Unminable Lignite Seam
  • Northwest McGregor Field Validation Test
  • CO2 in a Deep Oil Reservoir
  • Commercial-Scale Demonstrations
  • Philosophy of Approach
  • Monitoring, Verification, and Accounting
  • MVA Techniques
  • Fort Nelson Demonstration Project
  • Geologic Storage of Sour CO2
  • Bell Creek Demonstration Project
  • CO2 Injection for Enhanced Oil Recovery
  • Bell Creek – Layers of Security
  • Bell Creek – Monitoring
  • Demonstrating CCS Throughout the Region
  • CO2 Capture at Great Plains Synfuels Plant
  • Weyburn–Midale CO2 Monitoring and Storage Project
  • CO2 Capture at Boundary Dam
  • The Aquistore Project

  • The Evolution of CCS Regulations
  • PCOR Partnership Regulation Activities
  • U.S. Presidential Interagency Task Force on CCS
  • Current EPA Regulations
  • Regulatory Activities in the Region
  • Carbon Markets
  • Carbon Offsets

  • CCS Efforts Outside North America
  • Challenges to CCS Deployment
  • CCS: State of the Science
  • CCS Acceptance
  • Keeping the Lights On
  • Public Awareness
  • Documentary Series
  • Ramping up CCS Development
  • CCS Units and Conversion Factors

  • Further Sources of Information
  • Nomenclature
  • Photo and Image Credits
  • References