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2014-02-18 12:22:26

New Team Member Will Help Bridger Execute Organic Growth Opportunities DALLAS, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridger, LLC ("Bridger"), a crude oil marketing and midstream logistics company based in Dallas, Texas, today announced that Guillermo Grossi has joined the marketing and logistics team as a Managing Director focused on executing Bridger's strategy in the Rockies. Building on Bridger's operational success in all the major crude producing basins, Guillermo will play an integral...

2014-02-17 23:02:32

The global market for anaerobic digesters and landfill gas equipment was estimated at nearly $4.5 billion for 2013. BCC Research projects the market to grow to $7 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate of 9.4% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, Mass (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 According to a new technical market research report Waste-Derived Biogas: Global Markets for Anaerobic Digestion Equipment, from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the global market...

2014-02-16 23:01:17

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Petroleum Coke (PetCoke) Market: Trends & Opportunities (2013-18)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 Petroleum Coke or Petcoke is a co-product of several distillation processes used in refining heavy crude oil. As nearly half of the petroleum refineries in the United States uses a coking process to convert heavy crude oils into refined petroleum products, more refineries are likely to follow. Although...

US Emissions Of Methane Are Considerably Higher Than Official Estimates
2014-02-14 09:20:13

Mark Golden - Stanford University The first thorough comparison of evidence for natural gas system leaks confirms that organizations including the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have underestimated US methane emissions generally, as well as those from the natural gas industry specifically. Natural gas consists predominantly of methane. Even small leaks from the natural gas system are important because methane is a potent greenhouse gas – about 30 times more potent than carbon...

2014-02-13 23:03:20

Transparency Market Research Report Added "Crude Oil Market - Global Industry Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, And Forecasts 2012 - 2018" to its database. Browse Full Report: - http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/crude-oil-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Due to the cost effectiveness of the refining process and the number of products recovered from crude oil, the market has been experiencing significant growth since the past few years. Browse the full...

Plastic Shopping Bags Can Be Turned Into Fuel, Other Petroleum Products
2014-02-13 06:51:01

Diana Yates, Life Sciences Editor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Plastic shopping bags, an abundant source of litter on land and at sea, can be converted into diesel, natural gas and other useful petroleum products, researchers report. The conversion produces significantly more energy than it requires and results in transportation fuels – diesel, for example – that can be blended with existing ultra-low-sulfur diesels and biodiesels. Other products, such as natural gas,...

2014-02-07 16:23:04

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- James River Coal Company (Nasdaq: JRCC) (the "Company"), today announced that it is exploring and evaluating potential strategic alternatives for the Company, which may include a capital investment through debt and/or equity securities or a sale of all or one or more portions of the Company. In connection with launching this process, the Company has entered into an amendment to its Revolving Credit Agreement (the "Amendment"), which will...

2014-02-05 20:21:38

Application Seeks IP Protection on Certain Properties of MagneGas Fuels TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), the developer of a technology that converts liquid waste into hydrogen-based fuels, announced today that it filed a new provisional patent application on the unique properties of MagneGas fuels. Recent research and development revealed properties of MagneGas that the Company believes hold patentable...

2014-02-05 12:21:03

Near-zero emissions, superior energy efficiency and renewable fuel readiness highlighted at 2014 National Energy Policy Outlook Conference in Washington D.C. WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the nation's energy leaders from all 50 states come together this week with federal officials, environmental leaders and energy experts at the 2014 National Energy Policy Outlook Conference in Washington D.C., the Diesel Technology Forum will be exhibiting information...

2014-02-04 16:30:31

New Storage Tank Solutions Available for Oil Companies LA PORTE, Texas, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The oil industry is unique from other industries, and oil companies understand how important it is for employees to have access to quality fixtures and equipment in the field. Whether in manufacturing and refining facilities, storage areas or drilling sites, there is a need to store large quantities of oil, and oil companies must find a cost-effective and beneficial way to...


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2010-09-24 16:20:41

A gas stove is a cooking device which uses natural gas, propane, butane, Liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Since the gas pipe network was slow to develop, the success of the gas stove on a commercial level took some time to happen. Gas stoves were invented as early as the 1820's as isolated experiments but it was not until the 1880's that manufactured stoves were sold commercially. The first stoves were large and bulky, but over time they were reduced to fit...

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