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THE work being carried out at Newcastle University into clean fuels is both complex in its detail and simple in its aim.
The U.S. Department of Energy announced an $8 billion solicitation in federal loan guarantees for projects employing new clean coal technology.
Emerging gasification technologies could rapidly advance gasification deployment in the next five to ten years and are being used in advanced, modular systems that significantly reduce capital and plant-operating costs. Prefabricated-gasification systems are easily built and transported to the site.
By Mike Wereschagin, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 10--Sen. John McCain, on a tour of Consol Energy's research and development campus in South Park on Wednesday, praised the energy giant for its research into cleaner-burning coal technology.
Ze-gen, Inc., a clean energy company providing advanced gasification technology to convert waste streams into synthesis gas and low emissions electrical energy, has reported preliminary synthesis gas data from its demonstration facility that confirms the company's models and expectations.
Peak coal could occur worldwide as early as 2025 at total recoverable reserves of 6.4 billion tons in one estimate and in 2030 at 8.3 billion tons in another forecast. The concept of peak coal is as real as peak oil or peak natural gas.
HOUSTON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. ("SES") is pleased to report that its 95%-owned joint venture with Shandong Hai Hua Coal & Chemical Company Ltd.
Construction began in May on China's first industrial-pilot underground coal gasification (UCG) project in the Northern Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Seven ignition and production wells reached the coalbed 200 meters below ground by May 23 in the project's $112 million first phase.
Australia's Linc Energy Ltd. signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Shiv Vani Oil & Gas Exploration Services Ltd. for setting up joint ventures to develop underground coal gasification (UCG) and gas to liquids (GTL) projects in India.
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