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MSU research to use algae to capture emissions from power plants
25 Sep 2017 at 5:17am
A research team from Michigan State University (MSU) has found a way to use algae-based technologies to capture emissions from power plants and turn them into valuable products.
Gazprom subsidiary begins production from Otdelnoye oil field in Russia
25 Sep 2017 at 5:00am
Gazpromneft-Noyabrskneftegaz, a subsidiary of oil giant Gazprom, has started commercial production at the Otdelnoye field in Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug-Yugra, Russia.
Lukoil commissions new facilities at Gissar project in Uzbekistan
25 Sep 2017 at 4:15am
Russian oil firm Lukoil has commissioned new facilities at Gissar cluster of fields in Uzbekistan.
US DOE to grant $36m for carbon capture research projects
25 Sep 2017 at 4:00am
The US Department of Energy (DOE) has launched a federal program that will grant nearly $36m of financial assistance to advance carbon capture technologies to either the engineering scale or to a commercial design.
Veresen seeks approval to develop LNG export terminal and gas pipeline in US
25 Sep 2017 at 3:57am
Veresen has submitted applications to the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to construct and operate liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal and related gas pipeline in Oregon.
Nord Stream 2 seeks Finnish permits for offshore export gas pipeline
25 Sep 2017 at 2:49am
Nord Stream 2, a subsidiary of Russian gas giant Gazprom, has applied for two permits with the Finnish government to lay out its twin 1,200km international offshore natural gas pipelines through the Baltic Sea.
Japanese district court rules TEPCO liable for Fukushima nuclear disaster
25 Sep 2017 at 2:19am
The Chiba District Court in Japan held Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) responsible for the disaster at its Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant and has directed it to pay evacuees a compensation of JPY376m ($3.3m).
Phillips 66 Partners to buy $2.4bn worth stake in Bakken assets from Phillips 66
24 Sep 2017 at 11:37pm
Phillips 66 Partners (PSXP) has entered into a $2.4bn transaction with energy giant Phillips 66 to buy the latter?s pipeline and other assets in the Bakken basin in the US.
Most Radioactive Places on Earth
22 Sep 2017 at 6:24am
The emission of ionizing radiation or particles caused by the spontaneous disintegration of atomic nuclei is called radioactivity. Radiation can be classified as electromagnetic radiation such as radio waves, heat and x rays; particle radiation such as alpha, neutron and beta radiation; acoustic radiation such as seismic waves, sound and ultrasound; and gravitational radiation.
MiningWorld Central Asia 2017 will open the main business platform in the sph...
22 Sep 2017 at 3:36am
On September 20-22 in Almaty the main event of 2017 in the mining sector ? the Central Asian International Mining Exploration and Mining Equipment Exhibition - MiningWorld Central Asia 2017 will be held.
HIMA safety controller certified by TÜV Rheinland according to stringent cybe...
22 Sep 2017 at 3:26am
Advanced cyber security: HIMA?s HIMax safety controller has been awarded the new cyber security certificate from TÜV Rheinland.
Eaton to help US DOE in advancing hydropower generation
22 Sep 2017 at 2:40am
Eaton will deliver hydropower turbines at existing non-powered dams and waterways in the US as part of an initiative from the US Department of Energy (DOE).
The Inaugural Guyana International Petroleum Business Summit & Exhibition GI...
22 Sep 2017 at 2:04am
This is Where Deals Get Done: GIPEX 2017 is a Convention coming up in partnership with the Ministry of Natural Resources, Guyana to be hosted by the Minister of Natural Resources on 22-23-24 November 2017 at The Marriott Hotel, in Georgetown, Guyana.
Aker Solutions wins FEED contract from Statoil for Troll gas field
21 Sep 2017 at 11:59pm
Norwegian oil services company Aker Solutions has secured a contract from Statoil for a front end engineering and design (FEED) of a module to increase output at Troll gas field.
Agribusiness giant Cargill to build $90m biodiesel plant in Kansas
21 Sep 2017 at 4:00pm
US-based global agribusiness Cargill has revealed its plans to come up with a $90m biodiesel plant in Kansas that will be capable of producing 60 million gallons of biodiesel annually.