A phased approach to induced seismicity risk management

4Citations
Citations of this article
16Readers
Mendeley users who have this article in their library.

Abstract

This work describes strategies for assessing and managing induced seismicity risk during each phase of a carbon storage project. We consider both nuisance and damage potential from induced earthquakes, as well as the indirect risk of enhancing fault leakage pathways. A phased approach to seismicity management is proposed, in which operations are continuously adapted based on available information and an on-going estimate of risk. At each project stage, specific recommendations are made for (a) monitoring and characterization, (b) modeling and analysis, and (c) site operations. The resulting methodology can help lower seismic risk while ensuring site operations remain practical and cost-effective.

Cite

CITATION STYLE

APA

White, J. A., & Foxall, W. (2014). A phased approach to induced seismicity risk management. In Energy Procedia (Vol. 63, pp. 4841–4849). Elsevier Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.515

Register to see more suggestions

Mendeley helps you to discover research relevant for your work.

Already have an account?

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free