See more categories

Underground Coal Gasification fact sheet

Year Level(s) Years 3-6 Years 7-10 Years 11-12
Subject Area(s) Geography Science SOSE General Science Chemistry Earth & Environmental Science
Topic(s) Energy Environment Non-Renewable Energy Gas Liquid Fuels
Resource Type Fact Sheet
Publish Date 23rd Apr 2010

Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) is the process of gasifying coal in situ, that is, where it is lying under the surface, so that it can be used as a fuel or chemical feedstock. This fact sheet explores a number of elements of the UCG process including technology and environmental management.

Australian Curriculum Links:
S6 SIS1, S6SIS2, S6SIS8,S6SIS9, S6SHE1, S6SHE2,S6SHE3, S6SHE4,S6SHE6, S6SU2, S7SIS1, S7SIS2, S7SIS8, S7SHE1, S7SHE2,S7SHE3, S7SHE4,S7SU6, S7SU7, S8SIS1, S8SIS2, S8SIS8 S8SHE1, S8SU4, S8SU9, S8SU11, S9SIS1, S9SIS6, S9SIS7, S9SIS8, S9SIS10, S9SHE1,S9SHE2, S9SHE3, S9SHE4, S9SHE6, S9SU3, S9SU4, S9SU7, S10SIS1, S10SIS7, S10SIS8, S10SIS10, S10SHE1, S10SHE2, S10SHE3,S10SHE4, S10SHE5, S10SHE6, S10SU6, S10SU7


    File Type
    PDF
    File Size
    213 KB

« back to listing


Scientists just made a breakthrough with hydrogen powered cars, 13 Aug 2018 Ergon Energy Apprenticeships open for application, 8 Aug 2018 Resurgent resources boosting jobs in Queensland, 5 Aug 2018