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Chemical, Conventional Fuels

IRENA Members Call for Hydrogen Trade Beyond Borders

May 23, 2022

Via: IRENA

“In an era of high energy and commodity prices, coupled with an inefficient energy system, making green hydrogen a global trade commodity is a fundamental prerequisite to accelerate the transition towards a more sustainable system based on renewables,” said Francesco […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

NREL advances green hydrogen production method

May 6, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Perovskite materials may hold the potential to play an important role in a process to produce hydrogen in a renewable manner, according to analysis from scientists at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). The NREL team analyzed an emerging water-splitting […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Minnkota Power, Summit Carbon Solutions launch CO2 storage partnership

April 29, 2022

Via: Power Engineering

Minnkota Power Cooperative and Summit Carbon Solutions have agreed to co-develop carbon dioxide storage facilities near Center, North Dakota. The partnership builds on development already in the works. Minnkota and Summit have been working independently on developing their respective carbon […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

First Hydrogen Burn at Long Ridge HA-Class Gas Turbine Marks Triumph for GE

April 22, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

Hydrogen combustion has begun at the 485-MW Long Ridge Energy Terminal combined cycle power plant—a flagship GE HA-class project that is purpose-built to transition from natural gas to hydrogen blends and ultimately be capable of burning 100% hydrogen. While the […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Who will win the low-carbon hydrogen race?

April 6, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

The global low-carbon hydrogen market will require $600 billion in investment, along with policy support, to meet expected exponential demand by 2050, according to new analysis. In addition, the cost of electrolyzers that are used to produce green hydrogen is […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Green Hydrogen Needs Industrial Policy Making and Certification

March 11, 2022

Via: IRENA

With its ability to decarbonise hard-to-abate sectors like chemicals and steelmaking industries, green hydrogen is expected to be in high demand as countries are racing to achieve their net zero targets. However, the current green hydrogen market is at an […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Worley, ABB and IBM partner to offer energy firms green hydrogen solutions

February 23, 2022

Via: PV Resources

Major engineering and technology firms Worley, ABB and IBM have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on green hydrogen solutions, intending to create an “end-to-end” service for energy companies. The MoU will see all three companies offer energy […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Flaring Of Gas Falls Off In Permian And Bakken – And Why That’s Good News.

February 15, 2022

Via: Forbes

Gas flaring refers to burning off excess gas at an oil or gas well. Flaring can be temporary or routine. Temporary flaring is when an operator is completing the installation of a well. Routine flaring refers to natural gas that […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Air Liquide to build 380GWh biomethane unit in Illinois

February 7, 2022

Via: Power Engineering

The plant, to be located in Rockford, Illinois, will be owned and operated by US-based integrated waste services company Waste Connections Inc. It will produce biomethane from biogas from a solid waste treatment plant and have a production capacity of […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

S-OIL and Saudi Aramco partner to develop alternative energies

January 21, 2022

Via: PetrolPlaza

S-OIL announced the signing of four MOUs with Saudi Aramco to collaborate on alternative energies business. The agreements include cooperation in thermal crude to chemicals technology, research and development on the production of lower carbon future energy and investment in […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

New Year’s Resolutions: 10 Ways to Improve Coal Power Plant Operations

January 3, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

The new year is obviously a time when many people reflect on the past and make resolutions for the future. Surveys have shown that exercising more, improving one’s diet, losing weight, and saving money are among the most common goals […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Why we shouldn’t abandon natural gas: Renewable natural gas shows promise

December 29, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

Many climate activists and clean energy enthusiasts warn against the continued use of, and investment in, natural gas infrastructure, insisting it isn’t a substitute for clean energy. They are correct. Ultimately, the U.S. should not plan to maintain its current […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Honeywell, UT-Austin Join on New Carbon Capture Technology

December 15, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

A leading company in the design of technology for a variety of industries is part of an effort to advance carbon capture from power plants, along with providing a solution to emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) from industrial facilities. Honeywell, […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

United Airlines among newest investors of ZeroAvia’s hydrogen-propelled flight technology

December 13, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy World

ZeroAvia announced it has raised another $35 million to help develop its 2-5 megawatt (MW) zero-emission powertrain systems for commercial aviation. United Airlines joins an already crowded field of investors, which include Alaska Air Group, Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund, AP […]


Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Overcoming the Top Three Hurdles to Eliminate Flaring

December 9, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Despite exacting a heavy environmental and financial toll, routine flaring remains a persistent practice in the oil and gas sector. This gas could be captured and used for productive purposes, but a lot of it simply isn’t. While flaring levels […]