Interest in natural gas has increased because of the environmental advantages that derive from its use. During combustion, emissions of sulphur dioxide (a somewhat polluting substance), dust and noxious compounds are reduced to a minimum and marginal quantities that, in any case, in relation to the energy produced, natural gas produces less carbon dioxide than other fossil fuels such as petrol and diesel.

Renewable energy, sustainable natural gas

News Energy Transition Eni supports the transition to renewable energy by developing technologies to make natural gas more sustainable and reduce greenhouse emissions. Accompanying the energy revolution [...] invests in technology to make the use of natural gas more efficient, key in the transition towards renewable energy. Energy for transformation The ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: Innovation

The centrality of natural gas in a scenario of change

News The centrality of natural gas in a scenario of change The role of natural gas, the new players and changes to the market. An overview of the energy source that's the bridge to a renewable future. [...] player in the energy sector, Eni actively participates in the realization of ...

18 October 2017 eni.com Section: company

OGCI: the energy of collaboration

Investments, companies in the oil and gas sector have committed themselves to playing a key role in the reduction of greenhouse-gas emissions while continuing to supply energy. The OGCI is a unique strategic [...] increase in global temperature. Natural gas is a vital part of the transition to a lower ...

27 October 2017 eni.com Section: Sustainability

Mediterranean Energy Perspectives (MEP) 2018: energy trends for a sustainable future

Mediterranean Energy Perspectives (MEP) 2018: energy trends for a sustainable future The Mediterranean Energy Observatory (OME) has published a document presenting energy scenarios for the period to 2040. [...] region's gas export potential will further increase over the next two decades. The strong increase in demand for gas over the ...

5 April 2018 eni.com Section: company

The procurement and sale of natural gas

procurement and sale of natural gas Eni is active in the supply and sale of gas. The volumes of natural gas procured in 2015 increased. The long journey of gas Transportation of gas from the production sites [...] that evaluates the total availability of gas (from domestic production, imports and storage ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: operations

Our strategy for a low-carbon future

the use of natural gas and a commitment to renewable energy. The low-carbon division The low-carbon division In 2015 we created the Energy Solutions department to improve people's access to energy in the [...] tomorrow. Watch the other videos Energy transition Eni's Energy Transition R&D programme is further ...

12 April 2018 eni.com Section: media

Energy mix

as outlined by the International Energy Agency (IEA), it is first and foremost an energy agreement. The energy sector bears a great responsibility in terms of greenhouse gas emissions: that's why its transformation [...] targets set by the Paris Agreement. The role of natural gas in sustainable energy Promoting the ...

4 May 2018 eni.com Section: operations

Eni Award 2015, Helmut Schwarz. An experimental approach to the activation of natural gas

Schwarz. An experimental approach to the activation of natural gas Eni Award 2015, Helmut Schwarz. An experimental approach to the activation of natural gas Overview In detail: a video in which the winner [...] The activation of natural gas for its conversion into heavier hydrocarbons Professor Schwarz's work focused on ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

Supply and sales of natural gas in 2016

0.61 The Gulf of Mexico 0.3 Worldwide gas sales 88.93 Supply and sales of natural gas in 2016 Overview Supply of natural gas: 2016 keyfacts Sales of natural gas: 2016 keyfacts Sales of LNG: 2016 keyfacts [...] Supply and sales of natural gas in 2016 Supply and sales ...

9 August 2017 eni.com Section: enipedia

An experimental approach to the activation of natural gas

the activation of natural gas In 2015, Helmut Schwarz won an Eni Award for research into an innovative approach to the selective activation of inert C-H bonds The activation of natural gas for its conversion [...] Professor Schwarz's work focused on a fundamental problem of modern research: the activation of ...

12 May 2016 eni.com

The path to decarbonization

Scenario. Our natural gas projects in Egypt, Mozambique, Ghana and Indonesia confirm our commitment to the rapid development of natural gas. In Egypt's Zohr , for example, we started producing gas in record [...] both our core business operations and the use of new energy sources: carbon footprint reduction, the use ...

18 July 2018 eni.com Section: operations

World Energy Outlook: transformation, prospects and possible scenarios

a cleaner energy system . Energy opportunities in south-east Asia : how to supply safe, clean and accessible energy to small and remote settlements. Technology and innovation to improve energy access : [...] News World Energy Outlook: looking ahead to 2040 The 2017 edition of World Energy Outlook - the benchmark publication for anyone working ...

23 November 2017 eni.com Section: company

The Eni trading activities in Energy markets

News The routes of energy markets Through our Eni Trading and Shipping subsidiary, we handle all forms of energy on global commodity and financial markets We operate in 66 countries We take all the opportunities [...] oceans, from hot deserts and impenetrable jungles, energy is now produced all over the world ...

1 January 2016 eni.com Section: operations

Climate change and new forms of energy

different businesses through energy efficient initiatives Zero process flaring Use of offset credits to compensate for emissions Low-carbon Oil&Gas portfolio Greater incidence of natural gas in the portfolio of [...] The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) investment, which included Eni as well as ten others, will be allocated in ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: Sustainability

Clean Sea

An underwater robot to serve the sea. Clean Sea An underwater robot to serve the sea. From research laboratories to industrial application Clean Sea will be used for the first time for marine environmental [...] operative team to cover worldwide routine activity. In the Mediterranean basin, Clean Sea will be operated ...

6 July 2017 eni.com Section: Innovation

Clean Sea

An underwater robot to serve the sea. Clean Sea An underwater robot to serve the sea. From research laboratories to industrial application Clean Sea will be used for the first time for marine environmental [...] operative team to cover worldwide routine activity. In the Mediterranean basin, Clean Sea will be operated ...

6 July 2017 eni.com Section: Innovation

Energy efficiency initiatives: results

Energy efficiency initiatives: results Energy efficiency initiatives: results Overview In detail: The figures for Eni's energy consumption Eni The figures for Eni's energy efficiency initiatives over [...] the last three years Energy efficiency Eni For performance 2014 2015 2016 Electricity produced by type of source (EniPower) (TWh) 21.04 ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

Eni’s activities in the energy industry

increasingly exert leverage on our gas and liquefied natural gas production thanks to the incredible amount of resources we have found. Energy transition: towards an energy mix with a lower carbon intensity [...] which everyone can have access to energy in an efficient and sustainable manner . To a world that demands ...

6 April 2017 eni.com Section: operations

Gas activities

work involves supplying and selling wholesale natural gas. Keeping energy moving As well as being competitively priced, natural gas is also an attractive energy source from an environmental perspective since [...] Midstream involves the supply of gas, including the initial separation and the removal of impurities ; when natural gas is extracted ...

7 May 2018 eni.com Section: operations

Gas advocacy

News Gas advocacy Our commitment to a low-carbon future and sustaining a new paradigm for energy is based on the use of gas. The future of energy Natural gas comprises a mixture of gas hydrocarbons, dominated [...] portfolio and the promotion of natural gas. In the long term, we are trusting ...

26 April 2018 eni.com Section: operations