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Number: 405/56
Name: Hydraulic and earth engineering > Fluid control, treatment, or containment > Fluid storage in earthen cavity > Cavity construction > Including cooling or heating of material surrounding cavity
Description: Method or apparatus including altering the temperature of the earth or water surrounding the cavity.

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8690476 Method and system for storing hydrogen in a salt cavern with a permeation barrier Apr. 8, 2014
7992631 System and method for seasonal energy storage Aug. 9, 2011
6763886 In situ thermal processing of a coal formation with carbon dioxide sequestration Jul. 20, 2004
6714617 Disposal of radiation waste in glacial ice Mar. 30, 2004
6709198 Irrigation system and method Mar. 23, 2004
6419422 Underground irrigation method and system Jul. 16, 2002
5669734 Process for making underground storage caverns Sep. 23, 1997
5507149 Nonporous liquid impermeable cryogenic barrier Apr. 16, 1996
5450899 Method of supplying gas to gas consumers Sep. 19, 1995
5050386 Method and apparatus for containment of hazardous material migration in the earth Sep. 24, 1991
4974425 Closed cryogenic barrier for containment of hazardous material migration in the earth Dec. 4, 1990
4860544 Closed cryogenic barrier for containment of hazardous material migration in the earth Aug. 29, 1989
4671700 Method and installation for storing liquid gas at low temperature in an underground cavity Jun. 9, 1987
4580924 Process and device for blocking a well opening out in the ceiling of an underground cavity for low temperature storage Apr. 8, 1986
4461599 Apparatus for storing heavy hydrocarbon oil and vessel therefor Jul. 24, 1984
4121429 Underground storage for cold and hot products and methods for constructing same Oct. 24, 1978
4094151 Anti-freezing method and apparatus for ground surrounding liquified gas storing underground tank Jun. 13, 1978
3990248 Installation for the storage of gas, especially natural gas Nov. 9, 1976
3950958 Refrigerated underground storage and tempering system for compressed gas received as a cryogenic liquid Apr. 20, 1976
3934420 Method of sealing the rock around a rock chamber intended for a medium, the temperature of which is below the natural temperature of the rock Jan. 27, 1976

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