Byproducts

New Market Emerging for NGL Byproducts in Canadian Oilsands

New Market Emerging for NGL Byproducts in Canadian Oilsands

A new growth front is emerging for liquid byproducts of natural gas as solvent scrubbing agents that replace or reduce steam currently used for subterranean “in-situ” oilsands production in northern Alberta.

February 8, 2018

Toxic Chemical Levels Detected in Oil, Gas Treated Wastewater

Produced water from oil and natural gas drilling sites that is treated at wastewater plants appears to create elevated levels of some of the “most toxic” chemicals, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

September 9, 2013

Off-Gas Expansions Fuel Alberta Growth

Natural gas byproducts now being processed at a nearby plant in Alberta for Shell Canada Ltd.’s refinery have reduced greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and given the company a competitive edge, officials said last week.

October 8, 2012

Alberta’s Off-Gas Business Stepping Up

Natural gas byproducts now being processed at a nearby plant in Alberta for Shell Canada Ltd.’s refinery have reduced greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and given the company a competitive edge, officials said Thursday.

October 5, 2012