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Underground Coal Gasification fact sheet

Year Level(s) 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:
Science: ACSES064; ACSES066; ACSES070; ACSES067; ACSES071; ACSES075

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