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  • Flare Gas Presentation at NOGTech 2012

    Our Nigerian team will be giving a technical seminar at this year’s Nigeria Oil and Gas Technology event in Lagos. The presentation will be on the benefits on the utilisation of reciprocating gas engines for associated petroleum gas applications. The efficient utilisation of gas found associated with deposits of petroleum is a major global challenge. Our seminar will provide an introduction ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Technology to Dramatically Reduce Flare Emissions Demonstrated

    ElectraTherm, a leader in distributed, waste heat to power generation, completed a project in the Bakken oil field demonstrating how the Power+ Generator reduces flaring while generating low-emission electricity. The company partnered with the Environmentally Friendly Drilling Program, managed by the Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC), Gulf Coast Green Energy and the Hess Corporation to ...


    By ElectraTherm

  • New shop in Killdeer open...

    We've moved into our shop in Killdeer as our base of operations in the Bakken. About 4.5 acres with two shop buildings and a commercial wash facility, we're really pleased to have a permanent yard and shop of our own. Local roustabout crews dispatch from the shop and rental equipment is staged and maintained there. High and Low Side Catch Tanks, Gas Busters, Flare Stacks, Enviro-Flare Systems, ...

  • New flaring technology extends lifespan of ageing landfill gas sites

    Biogas Technology Ltd has demonstrated a successful new low-calorific flaring solution to manage diminishing methane gas emissions on closed landfill sites.   The innovative  low-calorific gas flare has been successfully piloted as part of the ...


    By ENER-G

  • Open Access to IHS Energy Data Expanded

    IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced it has become the first energy information provider to provide open access to its energy data. This will enable IHS data subscribers to connect to the most up-to-date IHS information through IHS data access applications and analytical applications and also through third-party applications. With the ...


    By IHS

  • Major investors warn energy companies of business risks in flaring gas at shale oil wells

    With escalating shale oil production putting the US on track to become the world’s largest oil producer, investors are challenging an increasingly common industry practice – burning off or ‘flaring’ associated natural gas from shale oil wells – as environmentally damaging, economically wasteful and a threat to the industry’s bottom line. “We are concerned ...


    By Ceres

  • SAWS, Ameresco Celebrate Grand Opening of Innovative Biogas Facility

    Event commemorates the first sustainable project of its kind in the nation SAN ANTONIO- San Antonio Water System and Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC) and local officials joined together today to host the grand opening of their new biogas facility at the Dos Rios Water Recycling Center. The biogas project is the first sustainable project of its kind in the nation, capturing biogas generated during the ...

  • ENER-G set to open second landfill gas management facility in Mexico

    ENER-G  www.energ.co.uk/biogas is set to start construction on its  second landfill gas management facility in Mexico after being appointed by the Municipality of Durango to generate renewable energy from waste at  the Durango city landfill site. ENER-G, working in partnership with its sister company Biogas Technology, will design, ...


    By ENER-G

  • GE-Statoil Initiative Launches Second Open Innovation Challenge Focused On Water Reduction And Reuse

    GE and Statoil’s Sustainability Collaboration has launched the call for entries for its second Open Innovation Challenge focusing on water usage in the development of onshore unconventional oil and gas reservoirs. Through crowd sourcing, the Challenge seeks to find innovative solutions for both reducing fresh water usage and treating and reusing water from development activities—while ...


    By General Electric

  • FlexEnergy Opens New Clean Tech Worldwide Headquarters in Irvine, CA; Company Among Fastest Growing in Nation

    FlexEnergy Inc (www.flexenergy.com), a clean tech company with a breakthrough solution that generates clean energy from methane with near-zero emissions, celebrates the opening of their new worldwide headquarters in Irvine, CA amongst high-level government and business officials.  FlexEnergy's ...


    By FlexEnergy Inc

  • EPA Announces New Rules to Cut Methane Emissions

    EPA’s new rules aimed at the gas and oil industry face obstacles.  CPI has been working in the gas and oil industry for many years now and we have seen a trend for the use of more efficient air pollution control systems, less open flaring, and a keen awareness of GHG reduction tactics.  Our industry insiders support positive impacts to the environment regardless of added ...

  • Pacific Carbon Trust invests in new technology to reduce emissions

    A Pacific Carbon Trust investment in carbon offsets will help deploy an innovative technology in natural gas drilling that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 85 per cent from an energy development project in northeastern British Columbia. The project, located in the Jean Marie formation near Fort Nelson, involves using an existing technique known as "underbalanced drilling" and improves on ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • 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

  • Equipment highlight: water recycling facility turning human solid waste into natural profitable gas

    A San Antonio water recycling facility is the first plant of its kind to turn methane gas from human solid waste into clean burning natural gas for profit. What gas was once being burned off using a standard flare is now turned into useful energy and being sold on the open market.   They do this with customized air pollution control equipment from Catalytic Products International. The ...

  • Extending the Hofstetter brand in Colombia

    The Swiss plant manufacturer Hofstetter Umwelttechnik AG (Hofstetter) has been awarded the contract to build a high quality degassing and flaring unit for the project El Guacal in Medellin, Colombia. November 2010; As a equipment supplier to Green Gas Management Services SAS, Hofstetter worked out a reliable solution for the disposal of the methane gas. The plant consists of a degassing station ...


    By Hofstetter BV

  • EPA Inspection Results in $2 Million Upgrade to Conway, Kan., Natural Gas Liquids Storage Facility to Reduce Harmful Emissions

    Environmental Protection Agency personnel conducted an inspection of the Mid-Continent Fractionation and Storage facility in Conway, Kan., in April, 2012. As a result of the inspection, Mid-Continent has agreed to spend approximately $2 million to construct and operate a system to reduce emissions of volatile organic compound (VOC) vapors to the atmosphere. The EPA inspection documented that ...

  • 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

  • Tronox Namakwa Sands Furnace Gas CHP Plant

    Tronox is the largest fully integrated producer of titanium ore and titanium dioxide in the world. The Tronox Mineral Sands cogeneration power generation plant, located in the Western Cape, uses the waste gas from two open arc DC furnaces as an energy source. The gas ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Blue Sphere Announces Memorandum of Understanding With Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly

      Blue Sphere Corp. (OTCBB: BLSP) (the "Company" or "Blue Sphere"), a company in the Cleantech sector as an emission reduction and renewable energy project integrator, is pleased to announce that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly to reduce emissions at the Sofokrom sanitary landfill in Takoradi, Ghana. The ...


    By Blue Sphere Corporation

  • Masdar and E.ON climate & renewables establish new carbon project development joint venture: EMIC

    Masdar, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mubadala Development Company focused on renewable energy and sustainability, and E.ON, one of the world’s leading utility companies, today announced an agreement to establish E.ON Masdar Integrated Carbon (EMIC), a joint venture company focused on devel-oping carbon emission reduction projects on the global market. Headquartered in Abu Dhabi’s Masdar City, ...


    By E.ON AG

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