Increased ethane production from the US shale gas boom has is shaking up the global chemicals and plastics markets. Melanie Rutherford looks at the implications for bioplastics, and packaging and engineering applications
Increasing global use of renewables means green energy storage is a growing focus for industry. Melanie Rutherford talks to Scott Eldridge of American Vanadium Corp about the Canadian mining company’s Gibillini vanadium project in Nevada, USA, which could transform the US power grid.
Controlled-source electromagnetic mapping is increasingly being used to de-risk offshore oil and gas prospects. Melanie Rutherford learns from Fred Gyllenhammar and Alastair Murray of Stavanger Petroleum Ltd, UK, how CSEM technology is being used alongside seismic interpretation for appraisal of its North Sea gas discoveries