Unmined Coal

This is coal as it exists in the lithosphere

ACCUMULATION

Name Energy (J) Exergy (J) Carbon (g) Year Active
Coal Resources 2.571e+23 2.700e+23 8.100e+18 1998 true

SOURCES

Transformation Exergy Flux (J/s) Carbon Flux (g/s) Citations
Hydrocarbon Formation 5.720e+09 1.716e+05 The long-term carbon cycle, fossil fuels and atmospheric composition
TOTAL 5.720e+09 1.716e+05

SINKS

Transformation Exergy Flux (J/s) Carbon Flux (g/s)
Hydrocarbon Oxidation 5.720e+09 1.716e+05
Coalbed Fires 9.975e+10 2.993e+06
Coal Mining 3.860e+12 1.158e+08
TOTAL 3.965e+12 1.190e+08