Total Natural Gas Storage Field Capacity (Design Capacity)

What is Total Natural Gas Storage Field Capacity (Design Capacity)?

Total Natural Gas Storage Field Capacity (Design Capacity) meaning The maximum quantity of natural gas (including both base gas and working gas) that can be stored in a natural gas underground storage facility in accordance with its design specifications, the physical characteristics of the reservoir, installed compression equipment, and operating procedures particular to the site. Reported storage field capacity data are reported in thousand cubic feet at standard temperature and pressure.

 

reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

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