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1. (WO2014201367) METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR STIMULATING THE PRODUCTION OF HYDROCARBONS FROM SUBTERRANEAN FORMATIONS

Pub. No.:    WO/2014/201367    International Application No.:    PCT/US2014/042326
Publication Date: Fri Dec 19 00:59:59 CET 2014 International Filing Date: Sat Jun 14 01:59:59 CEST 2014
IPC: E21B 43/16
Applicants: CESI CHEMICAL, INC.
Inventors: HILL, Randal, M.
CHAMPAGNE, Lakia, M.
LETT, Nathan, L.
DISMUKE, Keith, Ingram
GERMACK, David
MAST, Nicole
SOEUNG, Melinda
Title: METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR STIMULATING THE PRODUCTION OF HYDROCARBONS FROM SUBTERRANEAN FORMATIONS
Abstract:
Methods and compositions for stimulating of the production of hydrocarbons (e.g., formation crude oil and/or formation gas) from subterranean formations are provided. In some embodiments, the compositions are emulsions or microemulsions, which may include water, a solvent, and a surfactant. In some embodiments, methods of selecting a composition for treating an oil or gas well are provided.