Natural Gas: Catalysing the Future

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

Technology and the Brazilian market were the focus at the last day of IGRC 2017. "I think our development is not disruptive, but we need to accelerate on innovation", afirmed Luis Bertrán, Secretary General of IGU. During the three days of the event, different sessions had demonstrated how natural gas combine with renewables. Authors from [...]
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The second day of IGRC 2017 had a panel to discuss environmental issues, with the presence of Clarissa Lins, IBP director, and Thiago Barral, from EPE, who afirmed that "a comprehensive market reform is needed in the gas sector". Then, qualified papers debated energy efficiency and E&P storage techniques, including an amazing classification of the [...]
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The first day of IGRC 2017. The event discussed the turning point of the Brazilian gas industry, and the need of new rules that will enable a more competitive market. Researchers said that they seek a cost-efficient uptake of renewable gases, and explained how flexible gas can be in terms of production, consumption, storages and [...]
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The recent changes and the emerging opportunities on the Brazilian natural gas sector, expected by the assets sale of the biggest company in the country, will bring new investors, opening an opportunities for the new technologies. These topics will be presented and discussed on International Gas Union Research Conference – IGRC 2017. The event is being organized by […]

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The call for papers is open for the International Gas Union Research Conference (IGRC) until September 30, 2016. The event´s next edition will be held in May, 2017, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The list of conference topics includes themes such as exploration & production, industrial gas utilization, gas driven mobility, climate & environment, gas […]

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