Gasification

GTL & CTL
BTL & WTE
IGCC & SNG

Fitch Cites ‘Kemper’ IGCC Costs for ‘Negative’ Debt Rating

Wall Street bond rater Fitch Ratings announced September 18 that it has decided to maintain its “negative” debt rating for Southern Co. subsidiary Mississippi Power Co. (MPC) because of huge cost overruns at the $5.6-billion, 585-megawatt “Kemper” integrated-gasification combined-cycle (IGCC) plant project.

IGCC & SNG

SinoCoking Coal Unveils Huge UCG Project in China

China-based SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical Industries earlier this month announced that it signed a deal with both the Institute of Process Engineering of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the North China Institute of Science and Technology for a new underground coal-gasification (UCG) project.

Technology
Technology
GTL & CTL
GTL & CTL

Cluff Touts Growing UCG Portfolio in 1H 2014 Results

U.K.-based Cluff Natural Resources (CNR) announced September 4 in its first-half (1H) 2014 results that it now owns 61,274 hectares of underground coal-gasification (UCG) licenses offshore and is now entering the “planning phase” for UCG business development.

GTL & CTL
BTL & WTE