Flaring across the globe: Malaysia

In 2016, a historic agreement was reached in Paris under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Governments from countries across the globe agreed stronger and more ambitious climate action was urgently required. Among them was Malaysia which agreed to play a role in implementing the newly formed Paris Agreement – to reduce…

Product Focus: Fluenta 160 Flare Gas Meter

Thank you to Eastern Controls for sharing information around the FGM 160 Who is Fluenta? Founded in 1985, Fluenta is the global leader in the use of ultrasonic sensing technology for the measurement of flare gas, with more than 75% of the offshore market. Monitoring Flare Gas is a critical aspect of managing safety and profitability within…

Gas flaring and the depletion of the Ozone layer

This article first appeared in Energy, Oil & Gas on February 20, 2018 The planet has seen rapid warming in the past few decades. The consequences of global warming are largely due to increased greenhouse gas emissions – with CO2 proving to be significantly damaging to the atmosphere. Gas flaring – the process of burning…

Flaring across the globe: China

China is responsible for more than a quarter of the world’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The country emits more carbon into the atmosphere than the US and Europe combined and is the world’s biggest emitter of GHGs. These harmful gases are released during coal, oil and gas production – with gas flaring being a leading…

Meet our Marketing Director: Alex Keys

As Marketing Director, Alex Keys is responsible for shaping Fluenta’s messaging and maintaining our position as a global leader in the measurement, monitoring and management of flare gas. We caught up with Alex to talk about his career and his views on the latest emerging trends in oil and gas. Tell us about your education…

Going for zero: the state of flaring in 2018

In the lead up to World Environment Day on June 5th, we are taking a closer look at the impact of the Oil & Gas Industry on changes to our environment. Follow us on our social channels for more news on World Environment Day and join the conversation: how can industry slow climate change? Why…

Fluenta celebrating World Environment Day

World Environment Day is organised by the United Nations (UN) every year to encourage worldwide awareness and action for the protection of the environment. Celebrated on June 5th, it has become a global event and is recognised in more than 100 countries. A key objective of the day is to encourage individuals and organisations to…

Investors pushing for a cleaner Oil & Gas Industry

More than two years after the signing of the Paris Climate Accord, 60 major investors in the Oil & Gas Industry are pushing for increased efforts to reduce climate change. In a letter to the Financial Times, the group of investors – responsible for $10.5 trillion in assets – report asset and pension fund managers…

Gas flaring in Nigeria – a new strategy

Following on from our previous blog on gas flaring in Nigeria, the country has announced new plans to reduce routine flaring. According to the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Africa’s largest oil and gas producer is flaring eight billion cubic metres of gas per year – losing approximately $10 billion of revenue annually. If flare…