LOS ANGELES, May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Ray R.
ERNEST SCHEYDER AP Energy Writer - April 30, 2009 NEW YORK (AP) - Dow Chemical posted a 97 percent drop in first-quarter profit on Thursday due to plunging sales, though results easily beat Wall Street's expectations.
Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu has announced that $41.9 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding will be made available for fuel cell technology.
International chemical company Rhodia and mountain climbing outfitter Millet recently announced their intention to develop closed-loop recycling flows for polyamide.
(BUSINESS WIRE) A recent Reportlinker.com announcement shows that U.S. merchant industrial gas demand could reach 4.3 trillion cubic feet by 2013. Total industrial gas demand in the U.S.
While the first quarter of 2009 will not be remember for too points of economic light, there was some positives to be found in the processing marketplace: According to a report by Annette Kreuger on www.industrialinfo.
(PRNewswire) Logos Technologies, Inc. recently announced that it has been awarded a prime contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to produce fully compatible jetÂ fuel from cellulose -- the structural component of all plants and algae.
Cambridge, MA (Business Wire) - The North American natural gas market is entering a new era in which supply is no longer constrained, according to a recent Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA) multi-client study called Rising to the Challenge: A Study of North American Gas Supply to 2018 .
By Richard Tyler British Gas Business , a small-business gas and electricity supplier, is preparing to let up to 40,000 customers defer paying their bills to help them through the recession.
The Tonight Show 's Jay Leno, who is also infamously known as an auto afficionado and avid car collector, takes viewers into his garage to introduce biodiesel and its prospective benefits - in plain English.
Pneumatic conveying system manufacturer Precision AirConvey recently made a new
BEIJING (AP) - The ceiling at a chemical plant in southwest China collapsed today, killing 11 workers and leaving one person trapped under rubble, according to state media. The accident occurred at the Jian Feng Chemical Co. factory in the southwestern city of Chongqing, Xinhua News Agency says.
Eastman Chemical Co. on Monday said it will take a $30 million charge as it cuts up to 300 jobs and reduces salaries, in an effort to trim costs and keep its dividend and lowered capital spending plans intact.
Biobutanol has a number of important advantages as a fuel over ethanol.
When Dow Chemical swooped in last summer to buy a much-smaller rival, many believed the more-than $15 billion offer was too high with Wall Street barreling toward an economic meltdown and the mortgage crises in full swing.