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May 13, 2022
EU’s €195 billion package to cut Russian oil and gas ties
Water/Wastewater News
May 13, 2022
Pumps
The water environment around Weobley is set to receive a boost thanks to a £3.5 million (4.1 million) investment scheme by Welsh Water. The utility company is set to start work on a project which will see it upgrading the wastewater treatment works which it owns and operates in the area. The treatment works already treats the wastewater it receives from the surrounding... [Read More]

Oil and Gas News
May 12, 2022
Pipelines
Building a UK-wide delivery network for hydrogen has taken a step closer to reality with the SGN trial at Grangemouth in partnership with INEOS. The trial which is funded by the Energy Regulator and gas distribution companies, will use hydrogen supplied by INEOS in a 29km section of decommissioned pipeline between the Grangemouth site and Granton. SGN Director of... [Read More]

Other News
May 12, 2022
CHEMUK 2022 returned to the Birmingham NEC in the UK on May 11 for two days. Following the pandemic the chemical industries supply chain event made its long-awaited return at the end of last year and six months later it was back again. The event showcased specialist exhibitors in product development, R&D, supply chain, operational and logistics. Major names booked for... [Read More]

Oil and Gas News
May 12, 2022
Pipelines
Protos Biofuels, a project developed by Advanced Biofuel Solutions and Greenergy, announced its first municipal waste to advanced biofuels project has progressed into the front-end engineering design (FEED) phase. Petrofac has been appointed to deliver the FEED, with Sumitomo SHI FW to supply the gasifier that converts the household waste into synthesis gas (syngas);... [Read More]

Policy News
May 10, 2022
The UK Government’s new energy bill should revolutionise the UK’s decentralised energy sector with the introduction of long-awaited regulation for heat networks and the establishment of a Future System Operator (FSO) to oversee electricity and gas markets, said the Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE). The Queen’s Speech has set out the Government’s policies... [Read More]

Oil and Gas News
May 10, 2022
Pipelines
Ellesmere Port in the north west could be home to the UK’s first ‘hydrogen village’. Up to 2,000 properties in the Whitby area of the town will stop using natural gas for heating and cooking, and instead use hydrogen. The proposal, put forward by gas distribution network Cadent and British Gas, and supported by Cheshire West and Chester Council, has been confirmed... [Read More]

Oil and Gas News
May 10, 2022
Pumps
The European Commission, Hydrogen Europe and 20 European companies including Topsoe have signed a declaration on increasing electrolyser manufacturing capacity in the EU. The declaration backs EU´s new target to double the previous EU target to 10 million tons of annual domestic production of renewable hydrogen plus an additional 10 million tons of annual hydrogen imports. Roeland... [Read More]

Features
May 9, 2022
To understand the energy dynamics of today’s war in Ukraine, it is necessary to visit the history of the pipeline systems that were built during the Soviet period and within the Warsaw Pact countries. Firstly, most of the production of oil and gas is in Russia and very little in the other former Soviet Union countries and most of that oil production lies west of the... [Read More]

Other News
May 9, 2022
Venkatesh Suryanarayanan has joined L&T Valves - a wholly owned subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro. He joins as the company’s global head of sales. Venkatesh has three decades of experience in the flow-control domain covering sales, product management and manufacturing. He started his career with the L&T Group in valve manufacturing and later moved to international sales... [Read More]

Chemical/Petrochemcial News
May 9, 2022
Pipelines
bp has signed a 10-year offtake agreement to convert hard-to-recycle waste plastics into circular petrochemical feedstocks and also into ultra-low sulphur diesel (ULSD). Clean Planet Energy designs and builds facilities — which they refer to as ecoPlants — that are expected to process plastics typically rejected by traditional recycling centres and so would otherwise... [Read More]

Product News
May 6, 2022
Emerson has released the TopWorx™ PD Series Smart Valve Positioner that expands on its portfolio of sensing and control products for valves. The PD Series enhances the current TopWorx portfolio of discrete valve controllers, providing 100% control over valve position and integrating communication via a 4-20 mA loop signal and HART protocols. Customers can extract... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
May 6, 2022
Evonik Catalysts has opened a new Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) plant at its facility in Dombivli, India. The new plant reduces the amount of fresh water required for production processes and turns material that was previously considered waste into saleable products. ZLD purifies and recycles wastewater at the end of an industrial process, leaving little to no effluent... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
May 6, 2022
Valves
Rotork has successfully worked with Jersey Water to replace obsolete actuators at two water treatment sites on the Channel Island. Rotork IQ3 intelligent electric actuators have given the water firm increased levels of reliability and efficiency of the flow control on their sites. Jersey Water was founded in the mid-19th century and now supplies up to 20 million litres... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
May 5, 2022
Pumps
Yorkshire Water will invest up to £13 million (€15.4 million) in its wastewater network and treatment works, upstream of the River Wharfe at Ilkley in the UK. The announcement comes as the UK’s first inland bathing water at Ilkley was rated ‘poor’ by the Environment Agency. Modelling has indicated during periods of dry weather the main contributors to background... [Read More]

Oil and Gas News
May 5, 2022
Other
Oil and gas major Shell has reported its highest ever quarterly profits as prices surged globally. Shell made $9.13 billion (€8.6 billion) in the first three months of 2022, nearly triple its $3.2 billion (€3 billion) profit it announced for the same period last year. However, the company also revealed that said exiting from the Russian oil and gas market due to... [Read More]


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