Gasification

GTL & CTL
IGCC & SNG
IGCC & SNG
Carbon Capture & Storage

Toshiba to Develop Solar/CO2-to-Fuel Scheme

Toshiba Corp. recently announced the development of a new technology that uses solar energy to generate carbon compounds from carbon dioxide and water, and deliver a viable chemical feedstock or fuel with potential for use in the industry.

Technology

Greenearth Delays Capital Raise for NewCO2Fuels

Australia-based Greenearth Energy—which holds a 33% stake in Israel-based NewCO2Fuels (NCF)—announced Dec. 9 that it has decided to delay a capital raise campaign because of broader energy market concerns about plunging global oil prices.

Carbon Capture & Storage

Greenearth: Technip Sees NewCO2Fuels Scheme by 2017

Australia-based Greenearth Energy—part owner of Israel-based NewCO2Fuels (NCF)—announced Dec. 2 that a proprietary study by Technip finds that the NCF scheme tapping waste heat, water and carbon dioxide (CO2) for “fuels” production would be commercially ready by 2017.

IGCC & SNG
IGCC & SNG
Technology

SES JV Inks Gasification-Project Deals Worth $105 Million

Houston-based Synthesis Energy Systems (SES) announced Dec. 10 that its Jiangsu Tianwo-SES Clean Energy Technologies joint-venture partner Zhangjiagang Chemical Machinery (ZCM) nabbed orders worth some $105 million for three syngas plants in China that will utilize seven SES coal gasifiers.

IGCC & SNG