Gasification

GTL & CTL
IGCC & SNG

Topsoe Hails Start-Up of SNG Plant in Inner Mongolia

Denmark-based catalyst giant Haldor Topsoe on Nov.17 hailed the start-up of the 400 million cubic meters per year synthetic natural gas (SNG) plant developed by Huineng Coal Electricity Group at Ordos, Inner Mongolia.

Technology
IGCC & SNG
GTL & CTL
IGCC & SNG

GE Secures Two More Coal-Gasification Deals in China

During a “Future of Power” summit in Beijing Nov. 19, General Electric (GE) revealed that it signed a “letter of intent” deal with the China Coal Resources Group (China Coal) for cooperation on a “large-scale” project that would employ GE’s latest “radiant syngas cooler” gasification technology.

BTL & WTE

Rentech Divests Biomass-to-Liquids Assets

Los Angeles-based Rentech, Inc. announced Nov. 4 that it has completed a $14.4 million sale of its decommissioned “product demonstration unit” (PDU) facilities and technologies for biomass gasification and Fischer-Tropsch biomass-to-liquids synthesis to China-based Sunshine Kaidi New Energy Group Co., Ltd.

Technology
Technology
Technology

GE’s China Gasifier Fleet Approaches 200 Mark

In an Oct. 26 presentation to the Gasification Technologies Council conference in Washington, D.C., General Electric (GE) gasification general manager Honghai Dong revealed that GE’s ever-growing gasification fleet in China now totals 197 gasifiers and 59 gasification licenses.