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  • Quad O – Are You Ready to Go?

    It’s no secret that the oil and gas industry can get confusing. In an effort to alleviate confusion, ABUTEC is starting a month-long educational initiative throughout February, February is for Flaring Education! We are kicking off week one of February is for Flaring Education with Quad O/Group 1 information. Air pollution is a serious concern for the oil and gas industry. As a result, the ...


    By ABUTEC LLC

  • UMED Holdings, Inc. Improves Environmental Impact in Three Segments of Energy Business

    UMED Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: UMED), a Texas Corporation, through its unique breakthrough in portable Gas-To-Liquids-Fuel (GTLF) technology, opens new markets in the energy business. The cleanliness of the process, along with purity and energy density of the output product, will exceed all other Fischer-Tropsch (FT) processes known in operation today. UMED's technology will influence the ...


    By Marketwire

  • ASTM Award to David Hailey - Vice President Business Development at COSA Xentaur

    In recognition and appreciation of five years as an enthusiastic participant of the Committee D03. For outstanding leadership as D03.03 Subcommittee Chairman and commitment to the development of multiple test methods critical to the Gaseous Fuels industry. The Committee D03 membership expresses its heartfelt appreciation for the dedication and hard work.   David Hailey is the Subcommittee ...


    By COSA Xentaur Corporation

  • New SafEye 950/960 Toxic Gas Detectors

    Spectrex, Inc. has released the newest additions to the SafEye Open Path Gas Detector range. The 950 and 960 series detectors have recently been included and detect toxic Hydrogen Sulfide gas and toxic Ammonia gas, respectively, both with path lengths of up to 263ft (80m). The Quasar 950 and 960 models can be tailored to protect your personnel and high-risk installation. Reliability is key and is ...


    By Spectrex Inc

  • Wärtsilä launches GasReformer product for turning oil production gas into energy

    This new patented product has been recognised by the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) with the 2013 Spotlight award for reducing offshore oil and gas sector operating costs while benefiting the environment. Wärtsilä has introduced a unique product, GasReformer, which uses steam reforming technology to convert ...


  • $26 billion market for mobile and stationary catalytic and thermal treatment

    In 2013 just under $26 billion will be spent to remove carbon monoxide, volatile organic compounds and particulate carbon from stationary and mobile sources. Ninety-two percent of the market purchases will be for mobile sources. This is the conclusion reached in Thermal/Catalytic World Air Pollution Markets published by the McIlvaine Company. ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Sulfurex containers on transport to Siberian site

    In May 2012 DMT gained a contract for a pressurized Sulfurex system for LUKoil. At places where oil is extracted, gas is released as a byproduct. This gas is a mixture of methane, ethane, higher hydrocarbons and nitrogen. When the gas contains high concentrations of H2S, the gas will harm the equipment reducing the creating shorter lifetimes and causing more maintenance. With the pressurized ...

  • BP to Pay Largest Criminal Fine Ever for Air Violations

    (Washington, D.C. - Oct. 25, 2007) Today, BP Products North America, Inc. agreed to pay a total criminal fine of more than $60 million for violations of federal environmental regulations in Texas and Alaska. In addition to the penalty, the company will spend approximately $400 million on safety upgrades and improvements to prevent future chemical releases and spills. 'BP committed serious ...

  • BP Fined $60 Million for Alaska Oil Spill, Texas Air Toxics

    WASHINGTON, DC, November 1, 2007 (ENS) - In the first criminal prosecution of the requirement that refineries and chemical plants take steps to prevent accidental releases, BP Products North America, Inc. will pay a criminal fine of more than $60 million for violations of federal environmental regulations in Texas and Alaska. This is the largest criminal fine ever assessed against a corporation ...

  • Carbon Sciences' Gas-to-Liquid Technology Featured in TGDaily.com and Pipeline Magazine

    Articles Tout Company's Swift Market-Ready Timeline and Beneficial Impact on Energy and ClimateSANTA BARBARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/09/10 -- Carbon Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform greenhouse gases into gasoline and other portable fuels, today announced its latest media coverage in TGDaily.com and Pipeline magazine. Reaching nearly 415,000 ...


    By Marketwire

  • Questions and answers on the shale gas initiative

    Why is there a need for EU action on hydrocarbons using high-volume hydraulic fracturing (e.g shale gas)? In Europe, geological estimates show hydrocarbons resources such as shale gas spread across the borders of Member States. Environmental impacts and risks do not respect national borders: impacts in one country can give rise to, or worsen, pollution problems in other countries. This is ...

  • CCAC Invests $10 Million in New Work to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants, Focuses on Human Health Fri, Apr 4, 2014

    The Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) has agreed to expand actions in cleaner transport, alternative refrigeration, agriculture, municipal solid waste management and methane reduction in the oil and gas sector. Citing recent data from the World Health Organization (WHO) showing that approximately 7 million people die each year because of indoor and outdoor air pollution, the Coalition also ...

  • Floodway Chemical, Pesticide Contamination below levels of health concern

    Detailed analysis of the May 24 limited sampling of floodwaters in the Birds Point-New Madrid Floodway in southeast Missouri found contamination at levels typically found in the Mississippi River in nine samples of collected water. The samples are also below levels of health concern for those involved with continuing cleanup activities. Previous results had indicated the presence of E. coli ...

  • Oil and Gas Companies Join Partnership to Capture Methane

    In the last two decades, natural gas has become the fuel of choice for power generation, because electricity produced with gas has half the carbon dioxide emissions of coal power. Many see it as a "bridge" to a low-carbon energy future; in 30 countries, it already fuels more than half the electricity. But to the extent that gas isn't burnt for power, but escapes into the ...

  • The many faces of fire hazards in industrial settings

    Fire and explosion accidents are of major concern to the owners and operators of refineries and petrochemical, gas processing, terminal, and offshore facilities. Statistics have shown that the majority of monetary loss in these types of complexes is due to fire and explosion. According to statistics, 77 percent of the monetary loss in refinery and petrochemical complexes is due to fire and ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • ReportsnReports - BP Sustainability Case Study

    BP Sustainability Case Study  Sustainable development is increasingly important in the modern energy industry. The way that BP and other oil and gas companies respond to urgent and complex sustainability issues will be crucial to future energy supply. This brief gives an in-depth analysis of how BP are ...


  • ExxonMobil and GE Join University Initiative to Help Bring Latest Natural Gas Best Practices to Shale Development

    Colorado School of Mines, Penn State University and the University of Texas at Austin today announced a new training initiative to support the rapidly growing shale natural gas and oil development sector. The training programs created under the initiative will be led by the faculty at each academic institution and are designed to ensure that regulators and ...


    By General Electric

  • Neste Oil's Financial statements for 2009

    Stock Exchange ReleaseNeste Oil Corporation4 February 2010 at 9.00 a.m. (EET)  ...


    By Thomson Reuters

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