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Paper presented at the SPE Health, Safety, Security, Environment, & Social Responsibility Conference - North America, April 18–20, 2017
Paper Number: SPE-184450-MS
... Abstract EPA testing has suggested that actual storage tank emissions are higher than reported. As a result, the EPA has proposed the Next Generation Compliance document that has significant impacts on hazardous air pollutant (HAP) storage tanks in a wide range of industries. The Next...
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Paper presented at the SPE E&P Health, Safety, Security and Environmental Conference-Americas, March 16–18, 2015
Paper Number: SPE-173558-MS
... Abstract The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and several states have implemented, or propose to implement, new environmental regulations targeting air emission reductions from oil and gas facilities, including, for example, NSPS OOOO. As these programs mature, the industry is tasked...
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Paper presented at the SPE E&P Health, Safety, Security and Environmental Conference-Americas, March 16–18, 2015
Paper Number: SPE-173562-MS
... mitigation options. US government natural gas system operation reduction opportunity air emission Energy Flow requirement disclosure Upstream Oil & Gas inventory gas STAR Program reduction climate change society of petroleum engineers regulation GHG emission EPA sankey diagram...
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Paper presented at the SPE E&P Health, Safety, Security and Environmental Conference-Americas, March 16–18, 2015
Paper Number: SPE-173489-MS
... Table 1 provides the details of Methane emissions (in units of tonnes CH 4 ) for each of the sources reported by onshore production facilities for the years 2011, 2012 and 2013. When releasing the 2013 reported data the EPA also updated the data for 2011 and 2012 based on their data validation...
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Paper presented at the SPE Americas E&P Environmental and Safety Conference, March 23–25, 2009
Paper Number: SPE-118689-MS
..., EPA assumed operators would install controls reducing benzene emissions to one ton per year . Accordingly, the EPA cost estimate (72 FR 32) appears low. Unfortunately, there is no reliable estimate of the number of affected TEG dehydrators, since States do not maintain dehydrator records by glycol...
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Paper presented at the SPE Americas E&P Environmental and Safety Conference, March 23–25, 2009
Paper Number: SPE-120774-MS
... Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed a rule governing carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) sequestration wells, e.g., newly EPA designated Class VI wells. The Agency cites many references regarding Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) wells, but demonstrates a lack of applying these concepts to CO 2 retention projects...
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Paper presented at the SPE Americas E&P Environmental and Safety Conference, March 23–25, 2009
Paper Number: SPE-122466-MS
.... The outcome of using Light Duty Truck #2 as a surrogate would underestimate exposures. Therefore, emissions factors for diesel school buses, operating in Chicago were manually entered into the model using emission Factors from the EPA Mobile6.2 model were used to replace data assumptions in the GREET model...
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Paper presented at the E&P Environmental and Safety Conference, March 5–7, 2007
Paper Number: SPE-106574-MS
... Abstract The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) promulgated the original Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plan rule in 1973. In 2002, EPA amended the rule, which became effective 16 August 2002. EPA postponed the revised rule compliance dates three times...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA/DOE Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 7–9, 2005
Paper Number: SPE-94415-MS
... Abstract State Review of Oil and Natural Gas Environmental Regulations, Inc. (STRONGER) was formed in 1999 as a non-profit, multi-stakeholder organization to reinvigorate and carry forward the State Review Process, begun cooperatively by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA/DOE Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 7–9, 2005
Paper Number: SPE-94269-MS
... in the cuttings and are not dispersed extensively into the water column, therefore, a sediment toxicity test was required by the US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) in addition to the existing water column test to define a best available technology (BAT) limit. Inclusion of a sediment toxicity test...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA/DOE Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 7–9, 2005
Paper Number: SPE-94201-MS
... compound test method epa program environment emepreport upstream oil & gas impinger method fraction impinger engine concentration dilution sampler test result method 202 speciation profile Introduction Several states are in the process of developing State Implementation Plans...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA/DOE Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 10–12, 2003
Paper Number: SPE-80573-MS
... Abstract The United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA), in cooperation with the American Petroleum Institute (API) and the National Petrochemical and Refiners Association (NPRA), has initiated a project to determine the mercury content of crude oil processed in the United States...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA/DOE Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 10–12, 2003
Paper Number: SPE-80574-MS
..., the average slippage rate of 965 SCF of methane per MMSCF from the EPA/GRI Vol. 14 section 5.4 was used. Using 23.65 SCF/ lb (GPSA data book) results in a slippage value of 40.80 lbs of methane per MMSCF treated. Gas powered pneumatics have proven to release a substantial amount of methane...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 1–3, 1999
Paper Number: SPE-52737-MS
... that U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) discharge limitations are met. In some wells, however, difficult drilling conditions may force a switch from a WBM to an OBM. Neither the OBM nor the associated drill cuttings may be discharged. The OBM is hauled to shore, where it is processed for reuse...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 1–3, 1999
Paper Number: SPE-52696-MS
... Abstract This paper describes the components of D OE's R egulatory E &P A ir M odel (DREAM) and its use in preparing comments on EPA's 1998 E&P Maximum Achievable Control Technology proposed regulation. DREAM, developed by ICF Resources Incorporated, uses detailed oil and gas well...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 3–5, 1997
Paper Number: SPE-37887-MS
... epa waste management air emission upstream oil & gas american petroleum institute regulation waste management practice operation api survey form characterization response rate appalachia society of petroleum engineers current waste management practice industry operation...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 27–29, 1995
Paper Number: SPE-29749-MS
... Abstract Oil and gas operations will be impacted by the risk management program regulations to be promulgated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Clean Air Act, as amended in 1990 (CAA). In part, the CAA requires facilities with certain hazardous substances above...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 27–29, 1995
Paper Number: SPE-29731-MS
... systems and saving money. dehydrator epa emission pressurized gas emission factor radian engine tilkicioglu transmission air emission upstream oil & gas spe 29731 pneumatic device natural gas star program well site separator glycol dehydrator methane emission INTRODUCTION...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 27–29, 1995
Paper Number: SPE-29745-MS
... & gas tnrcc west supp air emission regulation amendment epa major source texas air pollutant nonattainment area standard exemption hydrogen sulfide requirement spe 029745 CLEAN AIR ACT INTRODUCTION The regulation of air pollution in this country remained essentially static from...
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Paper presented at the SPE/EPA Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, March 27–29, 1995
Paper Number: SPE-29760-MS
... exemptions and the lack of understanding for the term "reasonably expected" as intended by EPA and Congress. Because of the lack of positive instruction from state and federal agencies and a general lack of awareness on industry's part, the aquifer exemption process continues to be somewhat esoteric...

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