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    Chart’s launchpad into clean energies growth

    2020-10-14T11:11:00Z

    Rob Cockerill observes how Chart’s latest acquisition demonstrates its strong and evident alignment with not just its core areas of focus – but the emerging energy markets that will drive growth in the future.

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    Mixed fortunes in LNG markets

    2020-10-02T13:52:00Z

    It’s interesting to read GlobalData’s take this week on BP’s LNG business as it pivots away from big oil in the long-term, and the commitments that it’s claimed it needs to make in what is a relatively uncertain LNG market right now.

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    Exuding energy for future pathways

    2020-08-04T12:21:00Z

    In a week full of quarterly financials and the broader backdrop of a year so clearly dominated by Covid-19, it would have been easy to miss the significance of two key stories recently concerning the basic building blocks of the industrial gases industry, writes Rob Cockerill.

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    Industrial gases fulfilling potential in health and decarbonisation

    2020-07-15T21:04:00Z

    Thirty years ago, almost to the day, I joined BOC Gases in the UK. I had completed my Chemical Engineering Masters degree at Imperial College and I was looking forward to setting out on my career.

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    The ‘Next Generation EU’ recovery package: great news for green hydrogen

    2020-06-01T08:51:00Z

    Green hydrogen is likely to get a significant boost it as part of a €750bn EU recovery package, writes Stephen B. Harrison in an exclusive thought leadership column for gasworld.

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    Why this crisis changes our outlook

    2020-05-13T09:21:00Z

    Uniper’s Roland Kuchler describes the view from Singapore and why the Covid-19 pandemic should change our view going forward, on so many levels.

  • Design_TILE_EAB_Social John Raquet
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    Covid-19 versus oxygen supply

    2020-04-03T16:03:00Z

    In the past five days we have seen headlines that oxygen is in short supply across Europe and the US. Unlike the carbon dioxide shortage two years ago, this would, if true, have significantly more consequences and would be a matter of literally life or death!

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    Covid-19 and climate change – the defining challenges of our generation

    2020-04-03T10:48:00Z

    There are many actions in place around the world right now to slow down the spread of the coronavirus. The idea is to flatten the curve of the infection rate and limit the impact of the potentially fatal Covid-19 illness that it causes. As with Covid-19, we also need to ...

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    Covid-19’s impact on the North American CO2 industry

    2020-04-01T07:00:00Z

    The effects on the carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) industry caused by the Covid-19 outbreak are dramatic, writes gasworld Editorial Advisory Board member Sam A. Rushing.

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    Pandemic and the new playbook for business

    2020-03-31T08:00:00Z

    If you asked six people to define ‘culture’ you would get several different answers, especially today. Is it the mission? Or how people dress for work? Or is the values behind the culture?

  • Design_TILE_EAB_Editorial Phil Kornbluth
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    Helium: Covid-19 cuts shortage as demand drops

    2020-03-30T10:15:00Z

    Global helium markets have been impacted by Covid-19 in several ways, writes Phil Kornbluth as the first instalment of insights and thought leadership from gasworld’s Editorial Advisory Board.

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    Coronavirus: A reminder of the benefits of digitisation

    2020-03-18T22:29:00Z

    As businesses and leaders, the time is now to trust, empower and embolden our people, and to unlock and leverage the innovative technologies available to us, writes Rob Cockerill.

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    A message from the editor

    2020-03-18T15:54:00Z

    We knew 2020 would be a significant year for our industry, for you. None of us could have foreseen, however, quite what a significant year this would prove to be for all the wrong reasons. At gasworld, we are here and more committed than ever before to supporting you through ...

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    Coronavirus – Questions, caution and new learnings

    2020-03-13T12:37:00Z

    There are still a great many questions to be answered with Covid-19, much to be learned about the virus, and arguably more to be learned about its containment. There are understandably questions too for our industry, writes Rob Cockerill.

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    Exciting, intriguing times in helium

    2020-03-09T15:36:00Z

    With the launch of gasworld’s Helium Super Summit this October, the scene is set in more ways than one, writes Rob Cockerill. Not only is the scene set in terms of the new normal helium business for post-2021, we now have the stage confirmed for insight, discussion and debate around ...

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    Cause for a new national renewables day?

    2020-03-05T11:13:00Z

    Rob Cockerill reflects on two significant developments in decarbonisation that could arguably bring calls for 2nd March to be a National Renewables Day in the UK.

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    From transformation to realisation

    2019-12-25T06:00:00Z

    The industrial gas year that was, and the year that could be – an Editor’s outlook, by Rob Cockerill. 

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    Four things we learned in 2019

    2019-12-25T06:00:00Z

    gasworld Global Managing Editor shares his thoughts on four things that we learned from the industrial gas year in 2019.

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    Carbon dioxide review

    2019-12-24T07:00:00Z

    Thoughts on 2019, and a look ahead to 2020, with Sam A. Rushing, President of Advanced Cryogenics, Ltd.

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    E-commerce… what’s your strategy?

    2019-12-02T14:02:00Z

    Distributors have a variety of e-commerce platforms and strategies to pursue when it comes to selling online. Whether your strategy is to sell to the broader consumer market or to strengthen existing customer ties, take the time to understand the pros and cons of your options and be mindful of ...