Articles by Richard Nemec

Hawaii Takes First LNG Shipment, More Planned

Honolulu-based Hawaii Gas, the state's only franchised gas distribution utility, took its first shipment of containerized liquefied natural gas (LNG) on April 2. In what are projected to be regular shipments from the mainland, Hawaii Gas will use the LNG as a backup for its synthetic natural gas (SNG) operations. Read More

Resurgence in U.S. Methanol Expansions Underway, Says CEO

Fueled by inexpensive, abundant domestic natural gas supplies, the return of methanol production to North America will continue with additional expansions planned on the Gulf Coast, according to the CEO at the world's biggest methanol producer, Methanex Corp., headquartered in British Columbia. Read More