geologyMcAfee SECURE sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams

Geology News
Earth Science Current Events


Small LNG Plant in Colorado
March 27, 2013 | DenverPost.com

Noble Energy plans to build a small LNG plant in Colorado and use the liquefied gas in place of diesel fuel.


  Related Stories

Making Diesel and Jet Fuel from Natural Gas
September 26, 2013 | FuelFix.com
Royal Dutch Shell is in negotiations with Louisiana government to build a plant that would manufacture diesel fuel and jet fuel from natural gas. These products are currently made from crude oil and making them from natural gas would produce a cleaner-burning fuel.

The Biggest Infrastructure Project Ever Built in Alaska?
March 20, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News
The Alaska Senate is debating a large project that would involve a natural gas liquefaction plant on the North Slope coastline, a natural gas pipeline system and a natural gas processing plant. The State might have a stake in the project. Presently, lots of natural gas on the North Slope is being flared because it has no access to market. So much is being flared that it can be seen from space. Related: What is liquefied natural gas?

First Geothermal Power Plant in Canada
May 29, 2013 | Bloomberg
A geothermal development company is going to build Canada's first geothermal power plant in the middle of an oil field.


We are constantly looking for interesting items related to geology and general science. When we find something interesting we share it here. Bookmark this page and visit often. You can also receive our news for free by RSS feed or email. We publish updates three or four days per week.





© 2005-2013 Geology.com. All Rights Reserved.
Images, code and content of this website are property of Geology.com. Use without permission is prohibited. Pages on this site are protected by Copyscape.