Gasification

BTL & WTE
BTL & WTE
IGCC & SNG
Carbon Capture & Storage

AFPM’s Charlie Drevna Warns CO2 Issue Not Going Away

In a March 23 speech to the American Fuels and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas, outgoing AFPM President Charlie Drevna warned that battles over greenhouse-gas legislation and regulation will continue long after his departure.

IGCC & SNG
BTL & WTE
GTL & CTL
IGCC & SNG

MPC Unveils ‘Kemper’ IGCC Testing Plans

Mississippi Power Co. (MPC) recently laid out its schedule for testing followed by full-scale operations of the lignite gasification section of its nearly complete, $6.2-billion, 585-megawatt “Kemper” integrated-gasification combined cycle (IGCC) power plant.

Carbon Capture & Storage

Oil Price Crash Slams Economics For CO2-EOR

A new study by consulting group Frost and Sullivan finds that new projects for capturing carbon dioxide (CO2) for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) wouldn’t be profitable as long as crude oil prices remain below $80 per barrel.

IGCC & SNG

Indiana Gasification Permit Cancelled

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management recently announced  that it has cancelled the operating permit for the proposed Indiana Gasification synthetic natural gas project at the request of project developer, Leucadia National Corp.