Pierre Eugene Berthelot may have sparked a controversy or two in the 19th century because of his views on abiosis – the state of non-viability – but his position that coal could be converted into an oil-like product
UAE-based Geoscience Testing Laboratory (GTL), an ISO 9001:2000 certified multi-disciplinary laboratory, has inaugurated its new Dh30 million ($8.16 million) headquarters at Dubai Industrial City (DIC).
The new headquarters spreads over an
Royal Dutch Shell expects production of oil products at its multi-billion dollar joint venture gas-to-liquids project in Qatar to start in a "matter of weeks," a senior executive said on Tuesday.
This would mark the start of commercial pr
Royal Dutch Shell is on track to complete the construction of the Pearl, the world's largest gas to liquids (GTL) plant, by the end of this year and full capacity is expected by early 2012, a company executive said.
The $18-$19 billion pro
Qatar's oil minister said on Tuesday that the country would hit its production target of 77 million tonnes per year (tpy) of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by the end of 2010.
Qatar's Abdullah Al-Attiyah said phase 1 of the Shell Pear
Qatar Airways today entered into a landmark agreement with key players across the aviation, fuel and educational sectors to power its aircraft with natural gas.
The revolutionary move would see Qatar Airways become the first commercial air
Very few people have even heard of rhenium, but the rare metal with an ultra-high melting point is becoming a vital part of the aerospace industry and one of the most expensive commodities in the world.
New demand for rhenium is also likel