site is unique to:
- accurately study the CO2 transport mechanism in the near surface;
- cross-calibrate and test innovative instruments to monitor CO2 leakages onshore, even with low concentrations;
- evaluate the impact of CO2 leakages on the terrestrial ecosystem and the relative recovery time;
- test the efficiency of monitoring techniques in the short, medium and long term.
is managed by OGS and is located in Latera, Viterbo province, Italy.
It is equipped with a fixed sensors network and some portable systems to measure gas emissions. It has a functional working area to allow data processing, data interpretation and monitoring equipment calibration.
The laboratory is an important logistic base for the national and international scientific community. It is part of ECCSEL and it is accessible on demand.
If you want to access the laboratory, you have to register and to Login
and then fill te request form.
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