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Chemical Recycling
Jan 15, 2020
Marisabel Dolan
While waste disposal has been an issue for quite some time, it was not until recent years that public and private sectors have become increasingly aware of the environmental implications associated...
gas export
Jan 7, 2020
Chris Parmenter
Uzbekistan has considerable primary energy resources, particularly fossil fuel. The proven reserves for natural gas are estimated at about 1.8 trillion cubic meters (Tcm or about 65 Tcf) as of Jan...
top ten energy industry blogs
Dec 31, 2019
John Gustafson
So long, 2019! We’re excited to cap off a wonderful year here at Nexant. Back in January we were thrilled to learn of two Exemplary Program Awards from ACEEE for programs we administer with ComEd...
analysis of energy storage projects
Dec 19, 2019
Ronald F. Cascone
Pat Sonti
The paradigm of typical economic analyses of process plants with captive power generation facilities is built around a cost of production (COP) or cost of electricity (COE) analysis. These are both...
Refinery Protection with Gas Detection
Dec 16, 2019
Stephen B Harrison
Based on several recent M&A transaction valuations that Nexant has been involved in, it is fair to say that the price tag of a medium-sized, medium-complexity refinery in Europe is in the order...
Plastics Sustainability
Dec 10, 2019
Manuel Asali
Listen back to Vice President Manuel Asali as he talks about versatile, durable, and affordable plastic materials that are inescapably embedded into every aspect of our daily activities. With the...
GPCA Annual Forum
Dec 10, 2019
Chris Parmenter
The Nexant team enjoyed another successful Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association Forum last week at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE. The 14th Annual Forum addressed the theme of ‘Winning through...
Tips to to make your holiday celebrations environmentally friendly
Nov 25, 2019
Rob Hanson
Katy McSurdy
Is your holiday schedule more packed than that turkey filled to the brim with stuffing? As energy professionals, we all know what we need to do to save energy: turn off the lights, use LED’s, and use...
Nexant's Breakfast Event
Nov 24, 2019
Anna Ibbotson
There were passionate and inspiring presentations as well as conversations once again at Nexant’s Breakfast Event in partnership with WILL (Women in leadership in Latin American) and ACCESS (Women in...
Durables Versus Single Use Plastics
Nov 21, 2019
Ronald F. Cascone
Love-hate Relationships Most people love plastics. Most people hate plastics. Similarly, most people love nature (sunsets, the beach, walks or drives through the woods, especially for leaf peeping,...