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Gas Flaring Reduction: Perspective Environmental and Economical


Eman A. Emam
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Flaring expresses the process of safe disposal of associated or waste gas by burning in many processes. The World Bank estimates that the amount of flared gas annually equivalent to the annual gas consumption of Germany and France, twice the gas consumption of Africa annually, 75 % of the Russian gas export, or sufficient to provide the entire world with gas for 20 days. Other pollutants during gas flaring are emitted to the atmosphere such as CO2, CO and NOx. Also, flaring generates noise, heat and provided large areas uninhabitable. According to environmental and economical considerations flaring reduction becomes a crucial issue. The reduction can be occur by minimize or recover the wasted energy and reduce the greenhouse gases emissions. This paper is a review of the flaring reduction by reporting the different methods of flare gas recovery systems used in the industry to improve environmental performance by reducing emissions and save the energy.

Eman A. Emam

Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Flare Gas Recovery Systems, Electricity Generation, Gas to Liquid Conversion, Gas Collection And Compression

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 1 | January-Febuary - 2016
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2016-02-25 2395-1990 2394-4099
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240-251 IJSRSET162137   Technoscience Academy

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Eman A. Emam, "Gas Flaring Reduction: Perspective Environmental and Economical ", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp.240-251, January-Febuary-2016.
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