London-based bank buys 25% stake in Transgaz subsidiary

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is investing €20m in Vestmoldtransgaz, the gas transmission company operating the newly-built Ungheni-Chisinau gas pipeline

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US pumps $33m into natural gas pipeline retrofit projects

Teams will develop technology to rehabilitate existing cast iron and bare steel pipes by creating new, robust pipes inside old ones

London-based bank lends €51.9m to Ukraine’s largest natural gas producer

The financial support will help reduce the country’s dependence on imports

Global gas flaring in 2019 ‘hit highest level in a decade’

Russia, Iraq, the US and Iran are the four biggest flarers and account for almost half of global gas flaring, according to a new report

Uniper partners with GE to decarbonise gas plants in Europe

They have signed an agreement to explore, assess and develop technology options and produce a detailed decarbonisation roadmap by early 2021

CCS projects in the US win $11.5m in funding

Project teams are developing CCS processes that better enable technologies, such as natural gas power generators, to be responsive to grid conditions where renewable energy integration is high

India moves to include compressed biogas under Priority Sector Lending

The move could expedite financial aid to new projects and help set up CBG plants across the country

India launches its first natural gas trading e-platform

The platform also seeks to standardise gas tariffs in a bid to make natural gas affordable to all

‘First of its kind’ wood waste to energy plant opens in British Columbia

The facility will make use of waste from forestry operations, sawmills and wood product manufacturers to create syngas through gasification

One million homes in New York to be powered by new natural gas plant

The Cricket Valley Energy Centre uses advanced technology to ensure it reduces carbon dioxide emissions