Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Utilizing flare gas generates low-cost onsite power for shale oil producers

Burner for a gas flare unit. Burner for a gas flare unit.

Instead of flared waste gas, US shale oil producers increasingly use the by-product as a source for power generation, saving costs for onsite applications. US industrial burner firm Periflame offers a range of generation products to help improve the operational efficiency of flare stacks, said director of engineering, Yuri Kryzhanovskyi.

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