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1 TOTeM 43 - Sponsorship Opportunity

From the UK
Contributed by Neil Fricker, IFRF Director
Solihull, Monday 8th February 2016

TOTeM 43 will be held in Sheffield, UK in June 2016 with the Topic 'Safe design and operation of fired equipment in the oil and gas industry'. Sponsorship of this event is now open for registration.



2 IFRF Member JBRA

From the Tokyo
Contributed by Susumu Mochida
Japan, Monday 8th February 2016

IFRF is pleased to welcome into Academic Membership the Japanese Burner Research Association (JBRA) whose Main Contact Person, Susumu Mochida, will be well known to IFRF Members through his long membership of the IFRF's Joint Committee as the representative opf Japanese Flame Researcgh Committee. Susumu sumarises JBRA activities in the main article



3 FTIR/H2020

From the
Contributed by Neil Fricker, IFRF Director
Solihull, UK, Monday 8th February 2016

A registration form for the Workshop for FTIR owners and Users is now available at http://www.calendar.ifrf.net/event.html?id=591.

Participants will also be given an opportunity to explore their respective interests in the EC H2020 cofunding opportunities during this meeting.


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4 AFRC 2016 Industrial Combustion Symposium

From the AFRC Offices
Contributed by Philip Smith
USA, Monday 8th February 2016

The American Flame Research Committee will held their AFRC 2016 Industrial Combustion Symposium at Sheraton Kauai, Hawaii from 11-14 September 2016.



5 Combustion Industry News

From the IFRF's correspondent in Australia
From the Sydney
Contributed by Patrick Lavery
Sydney, Australia, Monday 8th February 2016

Patrick Lavery pic.jpgCombustion Industry News brings together interesting and important stories about or affecting the combustion industry, and is collated for the IFRF every fortnight by Patrick Lavery. For each news story cited, a link is provided to the original publication. Where news relates to IFRF Member Organisations, the name of the organisation appears in green with a link to the associated profile page on the IFRF website. Subscription-free article links are given in blue, and subscription-required article links in red.

If you have a news item to share, please contact Patrick Lavery.

Top Story

- Imperial College panel discussion finds CCS in UK knocked out but alive

Business Trends

- Swiss attorney general releases names of companies linked to 1MDB corruption scandal
- SSE likely to close three of four units at Fiddler’s Ferry in test for stand-by capacity system

Research, Development and Technology

- CO2 Solutions wins commercialisation grant for enzyme-based carbon capture system
- University of Texas research suggests means of reducing energy consumption for solvent-based CO2 capture

Company and Project News

- Duke Energy to sell international arm
- PSEG to invest $US 1.6 billion into gas-fired plants
- Israeli power plants planned to fire gas from Leviathan fields



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