Renewable Natural Gas

Natural Gas 101

2024-02-28T00:13:10+00:00February 28th, 2024|Beginner, Educational Resources, Energy Stories, Featured, Intermediate, Natural Gas, Natural Gas, News|

What is natural gas and how is it processed? Natural gas is an energy source found underground in sedimentary basins and is colourless and odourless. It primarily consists of methane, with smaller amounts of ethane, propane, butane, pentanes, and other hydrocarbons. There are three extraction methods of natural gas in Canada, including conventional drilling,

Hydrogen 101

2024-05-08T12:12:40+00:00January 23rd, 2024|Beginner, Educational Resources, Energy Efficiency, Energy Stories, Hydrogen, Hydrogen, Intermediate, News, Transportation|

What is hydrogen?  Hydrogen is the lightest element on the periodic table and commonly exists as two hydrogen atoms together (H2). The H2 molecule is a colourless, odorless gas that produces energy if broken apart. Hydrogen is already an important component in some industrial processes in Atlantic Canada and could become an increasingly

Irving Oil partners with Anaergia to supply refinery with RNG 

2023-01-24T14:30:12+00:00January 18th, 2023|Energy Stories, News|

On January 18, 2023, Irving Oil announced a partnership with global waste-to-renewable natural gas (RNG) industry leader Anaergia Inc. to supply the Saint John refinery with carbon-negative RNG, as well as Irving Oil’s other operations such as Delivered Natural Gas. About 350 million cubic feet of RNG will be supplied annually from Anaergia Inc. 

– Natural Resources Canada (NRCan): Simply Science

2022-12-08T03:27:05+00:00May 6th, 2020|Beginner, Educational Resources, Natural Gas, Video|

Green hydrogen produced from renewable electricity will clean the gas grid and help Nova Scotia achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. An Integrated Energy System that links a cleaner gas grid with a cleaner electric grid will address some of our biggest future energy challenges and provide resilient, net-zero energy for Nova Scotians.

A better way forward to net zero

2022-12-08T02:36:07+00:00May 6th, 2020|Beginner, Educational Resources, Natural Gas, Video|

Green hydrogen produced from renewable electricity will clean the gas grid and help Nova Scotia achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. An Integrated Energy System that links a cleaner gas grid with a cleaner electric grid will address some of our biggest future energy challenges and provide resilient, net-zero energy for Nova Scotians.

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