Cycling (natural gas)

What is Cycling (natural gas)?

Cycling (natural gas) meaning The practice of producing natural gas for the extraction of natural gas liquids, returning the dry residue to the producing reservoir to maintain reservoir pressure and increase the ultimate recovery of natural gas liquids. The reinjected gas is produced for disposition after cycling operations are completed.

 

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

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