Natural Gas: Catalysing the Future

May 24-26, 2017 | Riocentro – Pavilion 5 | Rio de Janeiro | Brazil

Under the theme Gas Innovations Inspiring Clean Energy, IGRC 2014 took place in Copenhagen, Denmark. During three days, researchers from all over the world discussed the main technical points from natural gas industry. Check some highlights.


Under this theme an extensive technical conference programme was offered to delegates who participated in parallel oral, workshop and poster sessions. Plenary sessions covered several subjects about innovative changes on the gas sector, business cases on Research & Development (R&D), essential and new technologies for the segment, among other important global messages on gas segment. The programme also covered gas utilisation, gas transmission and distribution, gas production as well as cross-cutting topics such as environment, safety, communication, markets, supply, strategy and HR.


IGRC 2014 also promoted integrating technical tours focused on networking and debating technical issues. The visits included destinies such as Avedore Power Station, considered one of the top ones in the world, the Klovermarken Gasworks, which uses natural gas, biogas and air to produce towngas to the city of Copenhagen, and to Gl. Holtegaard, an art gallery that uses a heating system consisting of a stand-alone ground-source gas-fired heat pump for heating the indoor areas.