Health, Safety & the Environment

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  • Contributed by: Hannah Burk, Director of Proprietary Natural Gas Products, Genscape
As an ideal transition fuel, natural gas is well positioned to help meet environmental goals worldwide.
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  • Contributed by: Abdulla Al-Hajri, Surveillance Engineering Manager, Qatargas
In LNG plants, the majority of processed gas is transformed into commercial products such as LNG, Shale gas, LPG and Gasoline. However, a small part of this processed gas is used for:
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  • Contributed by: Christophe Poillion, Secretary of the Board of Directors, GRTgaz
The French government has set an ambitious goal with the energy transition, aiming for carbon neutrality by 2050.
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  • Contributed by: Martin Ross, Senior Product Manager, UniSim Competency Suite, Honeywell Process Solutions
The first step in solving any problem is admitting that you have one. People are the process industry’s greatest asset, but they can also be the weakest link without the support they need.
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  • Contributed by: Luciano Musumeci, Senior Naval Architect , Lloyd's Register
In 2014 the industry gathered together to celebrate 50 years of LNG shipping.
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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has invited world leaders – from government, finance, business, and civil society – to a summit on climate change on the 23rd of this month.
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US president Barack Obama has kept his promise to use his executive powers to take action on climate change in the face of an obstructive Congress.
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Last month’s report on climate change mitigation strategies from the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) contains several crucial messages for the gas industry and its likely future over the medium and long term – some positive and some
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The first debate by European Union leaders on the proposed new framework for energy and climate policy to 2030 – which took place during the European Council meeting in Brussels last month – was rather overshadowed by the Ukraine crisis.
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Natural gas has crucial roles to play over the coming two-and-a-half decades – in helping to meet fast-rising energy demand and in contributing towards the mitigation of climate change – according to the latest long-term energy forecast from BP
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European Union leaders worked long into the night last week to fulfil their promise to deliver a climate and energy policy framework to cover the decade from 2020 to 2030 at this month’s meeting of the European Council.
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South Korea – the fourth-largest economy in Asia and the world’s second-largest importer of LNG – will be playing host over coming months to two of the world’s most influential energy conferences: the World Energy Congress, which opens later this month
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These are exciting times for the LNG industry with new technologies being  adopted for liquefaction and regasification, and as LNG is increasingly used in small-scale applications, particularly in transportation.
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  • Interview with Chris Hawkes, Safety Director, International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP)
The International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP) provides a significant proportion of the world’s energy to meet growing demands for heat, light and transport.