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gas line safety
Sep 8, 2019
Stephen B Harrison
Satellite Communications for Lone-workers in the Oil & Gas Sector The cry “go west, young man" rang in the ears of those who were brave enough to adventure forth into the American wilderness 150...
sustainability in plastics
Sep 4, 2019
Xuesong Peng
The debate of plastics waste has been dominated by the public in the recent past, which is not entirely unexpected given the negative environmental externalities plastics generates to the Earth, such...
Living in a Digital World
Aug 26, 2019
Lynn Belken
The internet is an increasingly important part of our daily lives and being immersed in technology has become a part of our culture. Things around us are continuing to get smarter, faster, more...
future of ethanol
Aug 26, 2019
Anna Ibbotson
What’s next for ethanol in fuel applications? Although ethanol as a gasoline blendstock offers oxygenating and octane boosting properties, which have in part driven consumption, the primary driver of...
Digitalization in the energy and chemicals sectors
Aug 13, 2019
Stephen B Harrison
A Range of Innovations Required There are shifting sands in the European air emissions monitoring landscape, for example: the pressure on operators to reduce costs and remain competitive; the...
How to Increase Your Resilience in 4 Minutes: A Mindfulness Exercise for Energy Professionals
Aug 7, 2019
Katy McSurdy
Sometimes in our work it’s difficult to remember the big picture, especially when the impact is so huge. Join me on a 4-minute mindfulness exercise for energy professionals to center yourself, find...
Fatty Acid Methyl Ester
Aug 1, 2019
Ronald F. Cascone
Steven R. Slome
Filling the tank on the road to the future Fatty acid methyl ester (FAME) has been an important green diesel fuel for the last two decades. Better than 90% of it can be made easily by...
Jul 28, 2019
Anna Ibbotson
We are delighted to be continuing our Nexant Webinar series, where each month we will bring you the very best in Thought Leadership from the Nexant Consulting team. Register to our webinars below,...
Love working at Nexant
Jul 22, 2019
Katy McSurdy
We asked Nexant staff to answer the question "What do you love about what you do?" Many of the answers were about making a difference, the constantly changing industry, and helping society work...
Gen Z values and marketing tactics
Jul 15, 2019
Lynn Belken
Recently we shared with you some thoughts on Generation Z and its Potential Impacts on the Energy Industry . In that blog, we briefly mentioned how the energy industry will need to tell authentic...