Gases - North America – Page 10

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    Butler Gas expands bulk CO2 service

    2017-02-03T09:14:00Z

    Independent packaged gas manufacturer and distributor Butler Gas Products has expanded its bulk carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) supply capabilities.

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    Western Gasco prices up 5%

    2017-02-02T09:14:00Z

    Western Gasco, the largest welding gases and supplies store in British Columbia, Canada, has announced a price increase across its industrial gas product range.

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    Praxair in H2 and N2 Gulf Coast supply deal

    2017-02-01T14:26:00Z

    Praxair, Inc. has secured a long-term contract to supply multinational chemical corporation the Dow Chemical Company (Dow) with both hydrogen (H 2 ) and nitrogen (N 2 ) in the US Gulf Coast.

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    What’s driving growth in specialty gases in 2017?

    2017-02-01T00:01:00Z

    2016 saw huge opportunities for the specialty gases industry. Traditional markets – particularly North America – have remained the top consumers of industrial gases. However, in recent years we have seen newer markets, including Asia and Southeast Asia, grow in importance.

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    Nitrous oxide – Not a laughing matter in electronics manufacture

    2017-02-01T00:00:00Z

    Nitrous oxide (N2O), often referred to as laughing gas, is used in the high-tech thin film industries of semiconductor and LCD display manufacturing. Where the electronics manufacturing market is concerned, N2O is clearly no laughing matter.

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    The refrigerants phasedown

    2017-02-01T00:00:00Z

    A-Gas Group Commercial Business Development Director Ken Logan provides an update on how the global phasedown of HFCs is influencing the industry in Australia.

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    In focus...Refrigerant gases

    2017-02-01T00:00:00Z

    When the freshly-revised fluorinated gas (F-gas) regulation came into force two years ago, it really put the pressure on those in the refrigerant business to switch to more environmentally-friendly alternatives – with its impact being widely felt by those in the sector today.

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    The US West Coast report

    2017-02-01T00:00:00Z

    Incorporating Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, Alaska and Hawaii. By James Barr. 

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    Air Products adds extra LIN capacity

    2017-01-31T16:45:00Z

    Industrial gas giant Air Products has announced plans to install a new liquefier at its air separation plant (ASU) in Ohio to meet growing regional demand.

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    MagneGas expands into new US markets

    2017-01-31T11:16:00Z

    MagneGas Corporation has expanded into two new markets in the US via direct sales of industrial gases, welding supplies and its MagneGas2® fuel.

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    Airgas implements industrial gas price surge

    2017-01-31T08:55:00Z

    Air Liquide company Airgas has implemented price hikes across its entire industrial gas product offering due to rising production costs.

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    Air Products plays part in biomass H2 production facility

    2017-01-26T10:26:00Z

    Air Products is part of a consortium that took part in the inaugural ceremony of the Shikaoi Hydrogen (H2) Farm, a H2 production supply facility derived from livestock biomass waste located in Hokkaido, Japan.

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    Praxair contracted to supply hydrogen to fuels refiner

    2017-01-23T14:58:00Z

    Praxair, Inc. has signed a long-term contract to supply hydrogen (H 2 ) to Marathon Petroleum Corporation’s refinery in Garyville, Louisiana. The company will use the H 2 to support an ultra-low-sulfer diesel project planned for 2018.

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    SimpleFuel wins the $1m H2 Refuel H-Prize

    2017-01-19T18:11:00Z

    A consortium team of technology innovators comprised of PDC Machines, Ivys Energy Solutions and McPhy North America who make up Simplefuel TM , have been awarded by the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Fuel Cell Technologies Office and the Hydrogen Education Foundation as the winner of the $1m H 2 ...

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    Funding for H2 solutions in manufacturing

    2017-01-19T17:24:00Z

    The US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is issuing Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs) to support early-stage, innovative technologies and solutions, including approaches to cost‐effective hydrogen (H 2 ) use in manufacturing.

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    MagneGas expands into commercial CO2 market

    2017-01-18T17:08:00Z

    MagneGas® Corporation, a leading clean technology company in the renewable resources and environmental solutions industries, has announced that it has expanded its product offering to include the commercial sale of carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) in Florida.

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    Basalt could be the latest CCS solution

    2017-01-12T13:29:00Z

    Scientists are increasingly interested in flood basalts as potential sites for the permanent underground storage of carbon dioxide (CO 2 ).

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    Hot topic: Liquid cylinders

    2017-01-04T11:17:00Z

    It’s a brand new year with brand new savings to be made in the bulk liquid market of cryogenic gases, as a study shows that a quiet yet unsettling depletion trend has been infiltrating the cryogenic distribution chain.

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    Non-conventional helium sourcing

    2017-01-04T00:01:00Z

    Helium in the US has historically been produced as a by-product of natural gas or from large reserves of methane and carbon dioxide (CO2). The tight global helium supply situation of 2012/13, together with the declining US helium reserves, caused helium prices to increase substantially.

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    The ‘Trumpian’ era – What this political shift might mean

    2017-01-04T00:00:00Z

    Arguably the biggest story of 2016 was the shock election of Republican candidate Donald Trump to US President, over Democrat rival Hillary Clinton. A hard-fought and often bitter race to the White House was won in November, and culminates in the official transition to President on 20th January.