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The North American Coalbed Methane Forum 57th Spring Session
What does the NACBMF conferences look like? Watch our 2016 forum and find out! The North American Coalbed Methane Forum is proud to hold their 57th Sp

Coal Bed Methane: From Prospect to pipeline

Authored by well-recognized members of the gas and coal industry, universities, government and edited by the board members of North American Coalbed Methane Forum, this book captures the full life cycle of CBM projects from exploration to gas processing, for commercial utilization.

Published by Elsevier Science and Technology, this book offers petroleum geologists and engineers a single source for a broad range of coal bed methane applications. The topics covered include the origin of gas in coal; reservoir engineering; coal seam degasification and methane control in coal mines; hydraulic fracturing; production and water management techniques; gas processing, legal and permitting issues; and economic analysis of CBM projects.

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Joanne Reilly - NACBM Forum

Board member Spotlight

Joanne Reilly

Joanne Reilly is Manager, Gas Operations for Alpha Natural Resources Coal Gas Recovery LLC affiliate, where she is commercializing coalbed methane and conventional gas reserves. Joanne has over 33 years experience in the coal industry including coalbed methane and conventional gas production, evaluation of coal and gas reserves, surface and underground coalbed methane planning and production, and has and is continuing to work closely with the mine operation staff to maximize production and minimize risk.

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Bi-Annual Conferences

Spring 2017 Session

We are delighted to invite you to join us for the North American Coalbed Methane Forum Spring 2017 Session, which will be held on April 11th and 12th at the Hilton Garden Inn-Southpointe in Canonsburg, PA.


This year we are once again offering online registration and payment through EventBrite. The early bird registration deadline is April 5, 2017.