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    Living up to the promise of asset management

    2021-04-01T13:47:00Z

    Within the packaged gas industry, distributors have been conditioned to regard asset management as the method for uniquely identifying cylinders (bar code label or RF tag) for these two specific purposes: clarity for detailed customer billing/collections, and enhancing cylinder fleet utilisation.

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    Record year

    2021-04-01T13:40:00Z

    Carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) has been an important commodity over the past year for its role not only in storing and distributing the coronavirus vaccine, but also for perishable foods amid a growth in popularity of home delivery. Distributors like American Welding Gas, Inc. (AWG) have been ...

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    All set for the new world of conferencing

    2021-04-01T13:39:00Z

    In her regular column for gasworld, Ellen Daniels, Chief Executive of the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) sets out plans for the national trade body’s move to a digital world for its annual conference.

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    Expect strong M&A activity in 2021

    2021-04-01T13:34:00Z

    In high-school history class, many of us learned some variation of the aphorism “history has a tendency to repeat itself.” Over the history of M A, nowhere is this observation more salient than with the oft-repeated “roll-up” strategy – the programme of progressively acquiring and merging many companies in a ...

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    Hydrogen: Managing the revolution

    2021-03-16T11:55:00Z

    Coeus Energy describes the safe management of change in the hydrogen revolution, in an exclusive feature for gasworld.

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    Process Sensing Technologies: Complete gas measurement solutions for hydrogen

    2021-03-05T13:46:00Z

    In 1874 Cyrus Harding, an engineer in the book The Mysterious Island by the French science-fiction author Jules Verne, predicted, “Yes, my friends, I believe that water will one day be employed as fuel, that hydrogen and oxygen which constitute it, used singly or together, will furnish an inexhaustible source ...

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    Implementing e-commerce systems

    2021-03-05T13:45:00Z

    It seems that almost every article in the e-commerce space references or touches on the impact of Amazon, and for good reason. It is now the largest e-commerce company in the world and largest retailer by market capitalisation.

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    Industrial gases IIoT: How far beyond it will take us

    2021-03-05T13:41:00Z

    The arrival of Industry 4.0 is one of the key megatrends shaping our future today. How we live, work and relate to one another is changing before our eyes, a journey described as the next Industrial Revolution that we have been on for several years now in various stages of ...

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    In focus… Power-to-Gas technologies

    2021-03-05T13:39:00Z

    The usage of renewable energy sources wind and solar photovoltaics have grown increasingly in recent years and become vital to support global carbon footprint reduction goals. But the wind isn’t always blowing, and the sun isn’t always shining, which creates a grid stabilisation issue as well as the need for ...

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    Measured growth

    2021-03-05T13:36:00Z

    In the global fight against climate change, many nations are committed to reducing energy consumption and have set ambitious goals to minimise carbon emissions. However, to achieve net zero targets, there must be significant decarbonisation and a substantial change will be required in the way energy is generated, stored, transported ...

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    Specialty gases enabling the green agenda in Asia-Pacific

    2021-03-05T13:33:00Z

    Solar panel production for mega-scale renewable projects means mega-scale growth for industries gases, writes Stephen B. Harrison, sbh4 Consulting.

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    Gas analysis requirements for emerging decarbonisation technologies

    2021-03-05T13:31:00Z

    The world must decarbonise. The precise routes to the goal are unfolding, and each country will find its own path to 2050 and beyond. As a clean fuel, hydrogen will play a central role in securing the Paris Agreement mid-century target of ‘net-zero’ carbon dioxide emissions to which many nations ...

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    From space to your garage

    2021-03-05T13:27:00Z

    Hydrogen risk assessment has been around ever since humans began recognising the many useful applications of hydrogen. Today our assessment methodologies continue to evolve in response to the fast-growing commercial hydrogen economy.

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    On the crest of a wave

    2021-03-05T13:23:00Z

    Shipping is responsible for more than 3% of the world’s carbon dioxide (CO2) pollution, with Oceana reporting that if global shipping were a country, it would be the sixth largest producer of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

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    10 minutes with… Rod Christie

    2021-03-05T13:21:00Z

    10 minutes with… Rod Christie, Executive VP, Turbomachinery & Process Solutions, Baker Hughes.

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    Electrolysers: Helping to decarbonise the energy market

    2021-03-05T13:17:00Z

    Recent developments make it clear – the time for hydrogen is now. As we rebuild from the COVID-19 pandemic, we have an opportunity to use global government stimulus programmes to set the course for a new future – one that invests in new energy sources, like hydrogen, and serves all ...

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    Understanding electrolyser technologies

    2021-03-05T13:15:00Z

    They’re widely understood to be one of the key building blocks of the green hydrogen-based society, even cited as such by the International Energy Agency (IEA). They offer a way to produce clean hydrogen from low-carbon electricity, and they are at the fulcrum of the bold targets of the €750bn ...

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    Shades of hydrogen

    2021-03-05T13:11:00Z

    “Not all hydrogen is created equal,” explained Nel Hydrogen’s David Bow, then senior vice-president of Sales and Marketing, in a feature for gasworld magazine in 2017. “There are two general types of hydrogen available in today’s commercial marketplace: ‘brown’ hydrogen and ‘green’ hydrogen.”

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    All about recognition

    2021-03-05T13:09:00Z

    It now seems an age away, when, in my last column for gasworld, I spoke of my wish for a Brexit deal. FortunateIy, a Trade and Co-operation Agreement was struck between the UK and the EU on the eve of the festive season, and while time will tell how that ...

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    Stronger together, but retaining independence

    2021-03-01T15:55:00Z

    If you are concerned about the succession of your business, the uncertain economic outlook or the possibility of rising taxes under the new administration, then Meritus Gas Partners believes it can help.