The demand sources for methanol are expected to expand, with a rising interest in leveraging the fuel as an energy carrier.
GE’s Power Services recently announced it will upgrade Russian chemical company OJSC TogliattiAzot’s GE industrial steam turbines at the company’s ammonia production facility in Togliatti, Russia.
INFRA Technology LLC recently announced that it has installed a steam methane reformer (SMR) at its small-scale Fischer-Tropsch-based gas-to-liquids (GTL) production plant site located in Wharton, Texas.
The Gasification and Syngas Technologies Council (GSTC) is offering a special early-bird registration discount for its upcoming annual conference on Oct. 16 to 19 in Vancouver, Canada.
California-based U.S. Methanol Corp. is underway with preliminary planning of two methanol plants in West Virginia.
China looks to its prodigious coal reserves to synthesize viable petroleum derivative substitutes, particularly for chemicals and synthetic natural gas production.