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1. (WO2017150670) METHOD FOR PRODUCING METHANE IN FORMATION USING MICROORGANISMS

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/150670    International Application No.:    PCT/JP2017/008286
Publication Date: Sat Sep 09 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Fri Mar 03 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: C12P 5/02
Applicants: NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED INDUSTRIAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
国立研究開発法人産業技術総合研究所
INPEX CORPORATION
国際石油開発帝石株式会社
TOKYO GAS CO., LTD.
東京瓦斯株式会社
Inventors: KAMAGATA, Youichi
鎌形 洋一
SAKATA, Susumu
坂田 将
TAMAKI, Hideyuki
玉木 秀幸
MAYUMI, Daisuke
眞弓 大介
TAMAZAWA, Satoshi
玉澤 聡
YONEBAYASHI, Hideharu
米林 英治
MAEDA, Haruo
前田 治男
WAKAYAMA, Tatsuki
若山 樹
IKARASHI, Masayuki
五十嵐 雅之
OSAKA, Noriko
大坂 典子
OSHIBE, Hiroshi
押部 洋
SHIRAI, Yoshikazu
白井 良和
IIDA, Takeshi
飯田 剛史
Title: METHOD FOR PRODUCING METHANE IN FORMATION USING MICROORGANISMS
Abstract:
Provided is a method for producing methane using microorganisms, with which it is possible to increase the amount of methane produced in a short time. Provided is a method for producing methane using microorganisms, the method being characterized by having an activator supply step for supplying an activator to activate the microbial community in a formation in which hydrocarbon-based underground resources and a microbial community that produces methane from the underground resources are present.