CO2 Pipeline CCS Satartia Investigation: Background Materials and Bibliography

CO2 Pipelines Build-Out

Greig, Chris, and Andrew Pascale. “Princeton’s Net-Zero America Study Annex 1: CO2 Transport and Storage Infrastructure Transition Analysis.” Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Princeton University, December 8, 2020 annex to Princeton Net-Zero America project.

Parfomak, Paul, and Peter Folger. “Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Pipelines for Carbon Sequestration: Emerging Policy Issues.” Congressional Research Service, January 17, 2008.

Meeting the Dual Challenge: A Roadmap to At-Scale Deployment of Carbon Capture, Use, and Storage. Chapter 6: CO2 Transport.” National Petroleum Council, 2019.

Cembalest, Michael. “Eye on the Market: 2021 Annual Energy Paper.” JP Morgan Asset and Wealth Management, May 2021. with analysis of Princeton Net Zero plan

Parformak, Peter, Peter Folger, “Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Pipelines for Carbon Sequestration: Emerging Policy Issues.” Congressional Research Service, 2008.

CO2 Pipelines Safety Issues

Parformak, Peter, Peter Folger, “Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Pipelines for Carbon Sequestration: Emerging Policy Issues.” Congressional Research Service, 2008.

Bilio, Mike, Solomon Brown, Michael Fairweather, and Haroun Mahgerefteh. “CO2 Pipelines Material and Safety Considerations.” Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE), 2009.

CO2 and Health Risks

Carbon Dioxide Health Hazard Information Sheet.” USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) Environmental, Safety and Health Group, August 2020.

Carbon Dioxide Exposure Effects – Fact Sheet.” Renewable Fuels Association, 2016.

Hydrogen Sulfide.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational safety and Health, June 21, 2019.

OSHA Hydrogen Sulfide Fact Sheet

Conlee, KM, ML Stephens, AN Rowan, and LA King. “Carbon Dioxide for Euthanasia: Concerns Regarding Pain and Distress, With Special Reference to Mice and Rats.” Laboratory Animals Ltd., no. 39 (2005): 137–61.

Permentier, Kris, Steven Vercammen, Sylvia Soetaert, and Christian Schellemans. “Carbon Dioxide Poisoning: A Literature Review of an Often Forgotten Cause of Intoxication in the Emergency Department.” International Journal of Emergency Medicine 10, no. 14 (2017).

Satartia Accident Articles and Documents

Mississippi Emergency Management Agency, “Pipeline Ruptures in Yazoo County, Dozens Rushed to the Hospital.” , February 23, 2020.

Climate Justice/ Environmental Justice

White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council, Final Recommendations: Justice40 Climate and Economic Justice Screening Tool  & Executive Order 12898 Revisions, May 21, 2021

Carbon Capture (CCS) and Pipeline Systems

Sekera, June, and Andreas Lichtenberger. “Assessing Carbon Capture: Public Policy, Science, and Societal Need.” Biophysical Economics and Sustainability 5, no. 14 (October 6, 2020).

Drugmand, Dana, and Muffett, Carroll. “Confronting the Myth of Carbon-Free Fossil Fuels: Why Carbon Capture Is Not a Climate Solution.” Center for International Environmental Law; Environmental Working Group, April 22, 2021.

Energy Futures Initiative website. Pro-CCS nongovernmental organization headed by former Energy Secretary, Ernie Moniz.

Labor Energy Partnership (LEP) between Energy Futures Initiatives and the AFL-CIO, “Building to Net-Zero: A U.S. Policy Blueprint for Gigaton-Scale CO2 Transport and Storage Infrastructure”, June 2021.

Energy Futures Initiative. “Energy Futures Initiative Biography: Ernest J. Moniz, Chief Executive Officer and Founder,” 2021.

Kahya, Damian, “A Mountain to Climb“, Prospect Magazine, October 2009

Veasy, Marc. Storing CO2 and Lowering Emissions Act (SCALE Act) (not dated).

Moniz, Ernest. U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz on the Future of Coal, April 21, 2016.

Enhanced Oil Recovery

Meyer, James. “Summary of Carbon Dioxide Enhanced Oil Recovery (CO2EOR) Injection Well Technology.” Contek Solutions; American Petroleum Institute, 2009.

Nelson, Cody. “Inside the Dirty, Dangerous World of Carbon Flooding.” Capital & Main, April 5, 2021.

Wolfe, Lawrence J., “CO2 Pipelines and EOR in the US: Regulatory Challenges and Opportunities.” Slide deck.

Denbury Documents and Articles

Amy, Jeff. “Denbury Pays Big Fine for 2011 Oil Well Blowout.” Associated Press, July 25, 2013.

Shelton, Jr., MF. “Tinsley Oil Field, Yazoo County, Mississippi.” American Association of Petroleum Geologists 24 (January 1, 1976).

Denbury Aware.“ Tactics for Responding to a CO2 Leak,” November 2015.

Denbury Annual Report” Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.” United States Securities and Exchange Commission, 2020.

Denbury Greencore Pipeline Company LLC, “Pipeline Safety Is Everyone’s Responsibility.” , 2016.

Denbury Operation. “Denbury Gulf Coast CO2 Pipelines,” 2017.

Denbury Inc. Form 8-K Current Reprot Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,” November 16, 2020.

Denbury Operations. “Denbury Operations Overview,” 2017.

Denbury Resources Inc Q4 2019 Earnings Call, Mayer, John, Chris Kendall, Mark Allen, David Sheppard, and Matthew Dahanl, 2020.

Denbury 2021 Credit-Suisse Slide Show, Kendall, Chris, et al

Midwest US Ethanol CCS Buildout and Debate by State


“Carbon pipeline projects are ‘pie in the sky’ plans to benefit deep pockets, opponents say,” Des Moines Register, Jan. 22, 2022

“A carbon dioxide pipeline burst in Mississippi. Here’s what happened next.” Des Moines Register, Sept. 11, 2022

“Iowa official asks Summit Carbon Solutions for more information about possible pipeline leaks, dangers.” Des Moines Register, April 26, 2022

“Ethanol Industry Wants to Bury Its Carbon, but Some Farmers Stand in the Way.” Wall Street Journal, Aug. 6, 2022

“Fight Erupts in Iowa Over Carbon Capture Pipelines: A diverse coalition emerges to stand up for broader land rights in the Midwest.” The American Prospect, April 22, 2022


“Summit Carbon Solutions considering eminent domain to build pipelines” KETV, Omaha, NE  August 9, 2022

“Pipeline company, ethanol plant plan carbon capture pipeline in Nebraska Panhandle.” Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 10, 2022

“ ‘Wild West territory’: New fight over pipelines emerging in Nebraska.” Lincoln Journal Star, Lincoln, NE


“Residents near CO2 pipeline rupture in Mississippi share their story: Proponents of CO2 pipelines say a similar leak would be next to impossible, while those against the pipeline fear a leak is just a matter of time.” Fox TV KSFY/KDLT, Sioux Falls, SD, Oct. 6, 2022

“A carbon dioxide pipeline could be coming to South Dakota. Here’s why landowners are concerned.”   Aberdeen News, Aberdeen, SD, Feb. 4, 2022

“Crowd at Sioux Falls meeting expresses skepticism about proposed carbon pipeline.” KFYR TV, Sioux Falls, SD, Jul. 26, 2022

“Carbon pipeline, opposed by some landowners, may split South Dakota’s Republican caucus over eminent domain” The Mitchell Republic, Mitchell, SD


“A 1,300-mile CO2 pipeline could run through Sangamon County. Here’s why it faces a fight.” State Journal-Register, Springfield, IL, Sept. 23, 2022


“Minnesota state utility panel says CO2 pipelines should be regulated – With two CO2 pipelines planned to cross Minnesota, there is a void in state regulations over whether they are hazardous. The Public Utilities Commission voted in favor of new rules on Thursday.” Star-Tribune, Minneapolis, MN, May 19, 2022


“Counties taking action against eminent domain for carbon capture pipeline.” Ag Week, Fargo, ND, April 18, 2022

“Landowners unhappy with carbon capture pipeline.” KFYR, Bismarck, ND

General References

Loess, Sedimentary Deposit.” In Encyclopaedia Britannica.

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