TEXAS PLANT TREATS NATURAL GAS FOR USE AS ALTERNATIVE FUEL

Pushed by the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990, the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (known as Houston Metro) is using clean-burning liquefied methane to fuel some of Houston's city buses. Houston Metro's primary supply of liquefied methane is a 12 MMscfd amine-treating unit in Willis, Texas. The Willis plant uses Dow Chemical Company's GAS/SPEC process to treat natural gas.

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    PennWell Publishing Company

    1421 South Sheridan, P.O. Box 1260
    Tulsa, OK  United States  74101
  • Publication Date: 1996-2-19

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 38
  • Serial:
    • Oil and Gas Journal
    • Volume: 94
    • Issue Number: 8
    • Publisher: PennWell Publishing Company
    • ISSN: 0030-1388

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00719209
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 8 1996 12:00AM