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Fuels & Processing

Linc Wins Wyoming UCG Research License

Australia-based Linc Energy announced September 11 that it won an underground coal-gasification (UCG) “research and development license” for a proposed UCG project in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming.

Transportation & Logistics
Margins & Economics

Storing Sunshine

The Concentrating Solar Power Alliance (CSPA) recently issued an updated version of a technical report that details the economic and reliability benefits of concentrating solar power (CSP) with thermal energy storage.

Public Policy

API Concerned U.S. EPA May Raise 2014 RFS

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency may raise this year’s biofuel targets under the federal Renewable Fuel Standard based on a perceived uptake in higher ethanol blends of gasoline, such as E85, the American Petroleum Institute warned.

Fuels & Processing

ZeoGas Taps Audubon, Foster Wheeler for MTG Project

Foster Wheeler announced September 18 that it signed a “collaboration agreement” with Houston-based ZeoGas for a proposed 16,500 barrel-per-day (bbl/d) methanol-to-gasoline (MTG) project on the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Transportation & Logistics
Electric Power
Public Policy
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