Small-scale versus Large-scale LNG Plants

Small-scale versus Large-scale LNG Plants

Small-scale versus Large-scale LNG Plants By Jurie Steyn.  Introduction Consumption of natural gas (NG) has grown rapidly over the past three decades and today accounts for nearly a quarter of the world’s primary energy supply. Although global primary energy...
Natural Gas for Power Generation

Natural Gas for Power Generation

Natural Gas for Power Generation By Corne Thirion and Jurie Steyn Introduction The world needs an abundant supply of clean and affordable energy to support economic and social progress and build a better quality of life, particularly in developing countries. Until...
Outlets and Applications for Natural Gas

Outlets and Applications for Natural Gas

Outlets and Applications for Natural Gas By Jurie Steyn   Introduction South Africa’s energy sector has been in a state of insecurity for many years, and this will probably continue into the foreseeable future. Carbon emissions are high due to an over-reliance on coal...
Outlets and Applications for Natural Gas

Comparison of inland NG,LNG and imported LNG

Comparison of inland NG,LNG and imported LNG By Anton Putter, Freek van Heerden and Herman van Heerden.  Introduction The question often arises on the best way to start a natural gas (NG) industry or grow the NG industry in a country.  South Africa is a good case in...
Small-scale versus Large-scale LNG Plants

Overview of LNG Technologies

Overview of LNG Technologies By Christine Render (OTC) and Bill Howe (Gasconsult).  This article explores the most commonly used technologies for the different LNG plant capacity ranges. Introduction Natural gas (NG) has become an increasingly important energy...
Safe and Clean Storage of Natural Gas

Safe and Clean Storage of Natural Gas

Safe and Clean Storage of Natural Gas In this article, we discuss the different natural gas storage methods and the safety and environmental considerations in both transport and storage of natural gas. Introduction Transportation of natural gas is intricately linked...