Harnessing an Unconventional Power Source from an Unexpected Region- An Environmental Solution

Power plants commonly utilize conventional fuel sources from natural gas (from production wells), coal or biofuel products to produce electricity. Who would have thought that a fuel source could also be found from a deepwater lake in Africa? This spectacular phenomenon is found at Lake Kivu, Rwanda. The lake encompasses […]

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Wax formation on pipeline

Pipeline Wax Management

PiPROBLEM STATEMENT  Waxy crude oil extraction often comes along with wax gelling and deposition issues in the sub sea transportation pipeline. Once the fluid temperature falls below the fluid’s cloud point ( known as Wax Appearance Temperature, WAT), wax crystals begins to form and  snowball if temperature persists to fall. […]

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