International Developments

LNG-Fueled Vehicle-News Round-Up

AGL Energy Ltd. (AGL) said that its Newcastle Gas Storage Facility at Tomago in New South Wales, Australia, has shipped its first consignment of 17 tonnes of LNG to a commercial processing facility in the Hunter region.

Transportation & Logistics

Inflection Points: Iranian Crude-Oil Flows

Another tanker has left Iran’s floating storage fleet—the fourth to separate from one of two flotillas based in the Persian Gulf since Iran’s landmark nuclear deal July 14, Platts cFlow ship-tracking software shows.

Fuels & Processing
Technology

DOE Doles Out Funding For Cellulosic-Biorefinery Sustainability

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded up to $9 million to The Antares Group Inc. to enable more stable and diverse future feedstock supplies (such as corn stover, switchgrass and other warm-season grasses) for three cellulosic biorefineries in Iowa and Kansas, while increasing both profitability and ecological benefits in those areas.

Industry & Facility
Fuels & Processing
Technology