Methane Emissions News

  • Gas leaks fuel climate change

    A leading authority on the effects of methane in the atmosphere has called for a new drive to cut gas leaks from pipelines and wells. Euan Nisbet, professor of Earth sciences at Royal Holloway, University of London, says that ever more sensitive detection equipment using global satellite positioning systems has made it ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Where Does it Go? New Method Evaluates Fate of Methane Released into Streams

    A new method for determining stream methane emissions at the watershed scale has been developed by scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey, University of Utah, North Carolina State University and Ohio State University. Methane has a global greenhouse gas warming potential of up to 28 – 36 times that of carbon dioxide, and can be ...

  • Our technology helps convert household waste to methane

    A UK based pilot plant has successfully converted waste collected from homes in Swindon into methane, the primary component of natural gas. The production of methane is an important landmark in the three year project that will demonstrate the technical, commercial and environmental benefits of the production of natural gas from waste. The project utilises Tetronics DC plasma arc ...

  • ETG 6500 at the sewage and sludge treatment plant Acea Roma Est

    Start-up & Commissioning of the continuous analysis system ETG 6500 at the plant Acea Roma Est sewage and sludge treatment. This is the anaerobic digestion Revamping for the recovery of the biogas produced. The analysis system ETG 6500 performs continuous monitoring of the amount of methane produced during digestion in addition to measuring the concentration of Oxygen, Carbon Dioxide and ...


    By ETG Risorse e Tecnologia

  • BioSNG Pilot Plant Converts Household Waste to Methane

    Advanced Plasma Power’s UK based pilot plant has successfully converted waste collected from homes in Swindon into methane, the primary component of natural gas. The production of methane is an important landmark in the three year project that will demonstrate the technical, commercial and environmental benefits of the production of natural gas from waste. The pilot plant gasified refuse ...


    By Advanced Plasma Power (APP)

  • Preventing Occupational Exposure Risks to Methane

    Last month, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a total of $13 million that will be awarded to twelve, multi-year research projects intended to develop cost efficient and effective ways to mitigate methane emissions from natural gas pipeline and storage infrastructure. Methane is not only a primary component of natural gas, it is also a major greenhouse gas, which is a potential ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Ametek Land To Discuss Asset Management For Steam Methane Reformers At Asia-Tech 2016

    AMETEK Land, the world leader in the design and application of infrared temperature measurement for industry, announces that Business Development Manager Thomas Fortinberry will speak at the Asia Downstream Technology Forum (ASIA-TECH), October 11 to 12, 2016, in Bangkok, Thailand. Thomas Fortinberry, whose forum topic is “Online Asset Management for ...


  • AMETEK Land to discuss Asset Management for Steam Methane Reformers at ASIA-TECH 2016

    AMETEK Land announces that Business Development Manager Thomas Fortinberry will speak at the Asia Downstream Technology Forum (ASIA-TECH), October 11 to 12, 2016, in Bangkok, Thailand.  Thomas Fortinberry, whose forum topic is “Online Asset Management for Steam Methane Reformers,” joined AMETEK Land in 2016 as Business Development Manager for Industrial Gas, following a 20-year ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Maximizing Flow Control and Treatment Revenues in the Oil and Gas Industries

    Flow control and treatment companies such as Flowserve who relied on the oil and gas industry for more than one-third of its revenues are recalibrating their market strategies to deal with capital reduction expenditures by their clients which approach 50 percent. A webinar on August 25 will invite discussion as McIlvaine proposes routes to both maximizing future oil and gas revenues and ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Dissolved Methane Found in Some New York Groundwater

    A recent study that looked at groundwater samples from more than 200 wells across New York State found levels of naturally-occurring methane high enough to warrant monitoring or other actions in nine percent of the water samples tested, according to U.S. Geological Survey research. While 91 percent of samples tested found no dissolved methane, or levels below the threshold that would require ...

  • Sewer Gas and Indoor Exposure Concerns Discussed in New Video

    Today, the IAQ Video Network and Cochrane & Associates announced the release of their latest educational video.  Their newest production discusses indoor exposure concerns associated with sewer gas.   “Components of sewer gas include hydrogen sulfide and ammonia,” said Paul Cochrane, President of Cochrane and Associates, ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Waukesha Australian Product Launch Events

    GE recently appointed Clarke Energy as the Waukesha Gas Engine Distributor & Service Provider in Australia. This new agreement gives Clarke Energy an expanded portfolio of GE products to supply throughout Australia. Clarke Energy now delivers an enhanced level of Waukesha products and ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • IET Completes Purchase of Columbus, GA Facility

    Innovative Environmental Technologies, Inc. (IET) is pleased to announce the purchase of our new Southeast operations center located in Columbus, Georgia. The new 15,000 square foot facility will allow IET to provide state-of-the art in situ injection services and environmental drilling services to Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida and Louisiana. According to Michael Scalzi, ...

  • Utility understated levels of cancer-causing chemical

    The utility whose leaking natural gas well has driven thousands of Los Angeles residents from their homes acknowledged that it understated the number of times airborne levels of the cancer-causing chemical benzene have spiked during the crisis. Southern California Gas Co. had been saying on its website and in emails to The Associated Press that just two air samples over the past three months ...


    By Associated Press

  • Bioprocess Control Last Newsletter of the year!

    Make sure to sign up to the Bioprocess Control Newsletter to get the inside scoop on what's going on in the company, new and exciting product developments, news, campaigns and the conferences where you can see us next! In this issue of the Newsletter:  New lids and stirrers! Exciting launch next year of Bioprocess Academy! MOCOPEE use AMPTS II to ...


    By Bioprocess Control AB

  • Air Products Publishes GRI Sustainability Report

    Air Products (NYSE:APD) has published its latestSustainability Report, reporting its economic, environmental and social performance according to the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) ...


  • New coal mine methane centre in Poland will save lives and tackle climate change

    Coal production, transportation, storage and use account for roughly 40% of global greenhouse gas emissions. To reduce these emissions, which heavily contribute to global warming, one of the more effective near-term options at the production stage is the capture and use of methane from coal mines. In order to collect and disseminate best practices in sustainable methane management in coal mines, ...

  • B&W Calls on U.S. EPA to Limit Methane Emissions From Landfills

    Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) has provided formal comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed emissions rules for municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills, calling for more stringent limits on emissions of methane, a greenhouse gas that plays a role in climate change. ...


    By Babcock & Wilcox

  • Oil and gas CEOs jointly declare action on climate change

    Last week ten of the world’s largest oil and gas companies declared support for effective climate change agreements.  These CEO’s have committed their companies to playing a role in reducing GHG emissions.  The Oil and ...

  • Oil and gas CEOs jointly declare action on climate change

    The chief executive officers of 10 of the world’s largest oil and gas companies – which together provide almost a fifth of all oil and gas production and supply nearly 10% of the world’s energy – today declared their collective support for an effective climate change agreement to be reached at next month’s 21st session of the United Nations (UN) Conference of Parties ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

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