Oil, Gas & Chemicals

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

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Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Opinion: Lifting crude exports ban would preserve U.S. oil boom

9/28/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Ending the crude oil exports ban would help sustain the U.S. oil boom and meet producers' need for a viable market in which they can sell their products, writes Robert Samuelson. The lack of such a ma… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

Ineos licenses technologies for Ascent petrochemical complex

10/1/2014

  • Chemical Week (subscription required)

Ineos Technologies is licensing its Innovene S and Innovene G polyethylene technologies to Odebrecht and Braskem for their proposed Appalachian Shale Cracker Enterprise petrochemical complex in West V… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Algeria awards exploration licenses to energy companies

10/1/2014

  • Oil & Gas Journal
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Royal Dutch Shell and Statoil said Tuesday that Algeria's energy ministry granted them a license to explore shale oil and natural gas in the Illizi-Ghadames Basin with state-run firm Sonatrach. "The f… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Dial dispenser cuts plastic waste up to 90%

9/23/2014

  • HAPPI online

Henkel's Dial Eco-Smart Amenity Dispenser allows hospitality and health care facilities to cut plastic waste by up to 90% while trimming costs by 50% or more. The refill bottles are fully recyclable a… Read More

inform SmartBrief

Smart news on global fats and oils

inform SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International News on Fats, Oils and Related Materials

Red Rock Biofuels to supply Southwest Airlines with renewable jet fuel

9/29/2014

  • American City Business Journals

Red Rock Biofuels has agreed to provide about 3 million gallons of renewable jet fuel to Southwest Airlines each year. It has also received a federal grant of $70 million toward a refinery in Lakeview… Read More

Shale SmartBrief Powered by API

Shale oil and natural gas news

Shale SmartBrief Powered by API

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

"Treadmill effect" to shale boom might be starting

9/30/2014

  • Rigzone

Although production in the Bakken Shale and Three Forks formation has peaked, energy companies are still drilling more wells in these plays, based on data from the North Dakota Department of Mineral R… Read More