Methane in Krishna-Godavari (KG) basin

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. Methane in Krishna-Godavari (KG) basin: Context: Researchers from Agharkar Research Institute (ARI) have found that the methane hydrate deposits are located in the Krishna-Godavari (KG) basin are of biogenic origin. Significance of KG basin: Even the lowest estimate of methane present in the methane hydrates …