We have handpicked and summarized a selection of energy-related news stories that we think will interest clients of Industrial Info and IIR Energy. Companies featured: Southern Company (NYSE:SO), Xcel Energy (NASDAQ:XEL)
Industrial Info is tracking 57 capital and maintenance projects related to ammonia production, with a total investment value of roughly $7 billion. Perm leads among Russia's states in project count, with 10 active projects.
China's waste-incineration capacity has grown rapidly in recent years, according to China's National Bureau of Statistics. Capacity reached 298,000 tons per day in 2017 and is expected to reach 591,000 tons per day by 2020.
At the end of November 2019, China's Jiangsu Province had an installed power-generation capacity of 132.98 million kilowatts (kW) since the beginning of the year, of which 26.7 million kW (or 20.1%) was fueled by renewable sources.
Australian rare earth miner Lynas Corporation failed to obtain additional lanthanide concentrate capacity in its Lynas Advanced Material Plant (LAMP) in Malaysia as government regulators ruled to maintain the facility's current processing limit. The Malaysian government also issued additional requirements to Lynas, the only major rare earth producer outside China, in order to reconsider its […]
Industrial Info is tracking 142 scheduled capital projects for the Chemical Processing Industry in South Korea for 2020, with an estimated investment of $2.89 billion. Click here for a list of projects and see the graph below for a breakdown by kickoff date.
The development and utilization of biomass resources for power generation is receiving more and more attention. Crop straw is one of the important components. At present, in terms of equivalent standard coal amount, there are about 438 million tons of biomass energy available in China, including 166 million tons of crop straw, accounting for 37.9%.
Crude oil production in China was 190 million metric tons in 2019, up 0.8% over production in 2018, according to the National Bureau of Statistics of China. Also last year, crude oil imports by China reached 510 million metric tons, up 9.5% from 2018. In 2019, Chinese refineries processed 650 million metric tons of crude […]
Indonesia's new nickel ore policy, which bans all ore exports with more than 1.7% nickel content, will take effect in January 2020. The government anticipates local nickel demand will rise as more nickel facilities are brought online in Indonesia over the next five years.