Given its extreme versatility, ease of transport and high calorific power (i.e. the energy that derives from burning) natural gas is an ideal fuel for industrial and domestic purposes: cooking, hot water heating and central heating. Moreover, in recent years that has been a development in Italy of cars driver by methane. In fact, Italy now has around 500,000 such vehicles, a third of the world’s total. In addition to the environmental advantages of methane-fuelled vehicles, there are also interesting cost benefits too.

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

Renewable energy, sustainable natural gas

developing technologies to make natural gas more sustainable and reduce greenhouse emissions. Accompanying the energy revolution Eni invests in technology to make the use of natural gas more efficient, key in the [...] need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions represents a great opportunity for technological and business growth. With this in ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: Innovation

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

The centrality of natural gas in a scenario of change

maximizing gas usage, mainly for the decarbonisation of electricity generation but also of transport. Still gas in the future It is an indisputable fact that natural gas , combined with a growing use of renewable [...] flexibility of use for electric power generation vast worldwide reserves; the competitiveness of prices growing opportunities ...

18 October 2017 eni.com Section: company

An experimental approach to the activation of natural gas

to exploit the huge reserves of natural gas present in remote fields and transport it to areas of use. Professor Schwarz's extensive research, along with the combined use of experimental techniques and [...] the activation of natural gas In 2015, Helmut Schwarz won an Eni Award for research into an ...

12 May 2016 eni.com

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

to exploit the huge reserves of natural gas present in remote fields and transport it to areas of use. Professor Schwarz's extensive research, along with the combined use of experimental techniques and [...] Schwarz. An experimental approach to the activation of natural gas Eni Award 2015, Helmut Schwarz. An experimental ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

Gas in liquid form

energy, Eni is promoting the use of natural gas - a fossil fuel with a low carbon content and therefore less polluting. We want the use of methane, the main component of natural gas, to be affordable and sustainable. [...] Methanol, one of the most interesting energy carriers Gas in liquid form ...

4 October 2017 eni.com Section: Innovation

Promoting sulphur as a resource

all challenging projects, but they will help promote increased use of gas as well as tackle the issue of surplus sulphur." Alternative uses for sulphur: from waste product to resource The recovery of sulphur [...] sulphur Eni's Energy Transition R&D programme , set up to develop technologies to promote wider ...

9 January 2018 eni.com Section: Innovation

The path to decarbonization

shape both our core business operations and the use of new energy sources: carbon footprint reduction, the use of low-carbon fuels and a resilient oil and gas portfolio, the growth of our green businesses, [...] Scenario. Our natural gas projects in Egypt, Mozambique, Ghana and Indonesia confirm our commitment to the ...

18 July 2018 eni.com Section: operations

ADIPEC - The Oil & Gas exhibition

focus on the importance of natural gas , for ourselves and the energy market as a whole, as an ideal bridge during this transition phase to renewables, and the accelerated use of digital and other technologies. [...] emissions, development of renewable energy sources and the promotion of natural gas by investment in ...

13 November 2017 eni.com Section: media

Our strategy for a low-carbon future

eco-friendly refineries and diversifying our energy mix. Gas advocacy Gas advocacy Our toolkit is extensive when it comes to promoting natural gas, with increasingly large reserves to draw upon, a selection [...] capture and conversion technologies and innovative methods to capture and use CO 2 . Using methane - the main component of ...

12 April 2018 eni.com Section: media

Volume 2 – World Gas and Renewables Review 2017

Outlook: main trends In 2016 world gas reserves increased by 0.9%, driven by the United States, Nigeria and Iraq. Russia remains the top holder of gas reserves (25% of the world's total). World gas production [...] News Volume 2 - World Gas and Renewables Review 2017 Eni presents the 16th ...

29 October 2017 eni.com Section: company

Servizi Fondo Bombole Metano

contributions from: suppliers of natural gas to service stations proportional to the amount of gas supplied. owners of "gas cylinder wagons" designed to transport natural gas in proportion to the number of [...] Finance, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport, natural gas producers, owners of cylinders for natural gas, distributors and ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

The marketing activities and markets for gas sales

Gas marketing activities Eni is active in 30 countries worldwide in the trading of oil, natural gas, LNG and electricity. Gas and electricity trading Eni is highly competitive in the wholesale marketing [...] marketing of natural gas. In Italian and European markets, activity is centred on production and long-term contracts; at ...

12 May 2016 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

Eni’s activities in The Netherlands

The Netherlands Overview In detail: Eni's main activities in the Gas & LNG Marketing and Power in the Netherlands, one of the leading suppliers of natural gas Eni's presence, in the R&M sector, in the [...] offices and contacts in the Netherlands Gas & LNG Marketing and Power The Netherlands ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

Technology Research and Innovation

with the University of Bologna. Methanol The role of natural gas in energy transition We want the use of methane, the main component of natural gas, to be affordable and sustainable. Turning it into a [...] technologies to support the use of natural gas as an energy source with a reduced ...

1 January 2016 eni.com Section: Innovation

Eni’s proved and undeveloped reserves

Asia and 8,021 bcf of natural gas mainly located in Africa. Proved undeveloped reserves of consolidated subsidiaries amounted to 1,042 mmbbl of liquids and 7,755 bcf of natural gas. Movements in Eni's 2017 [...] and (iv) certain Libyan gas fields (0.5 bboe) where development completion and ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: enipedia

Gas activities

Midstream involves the supply of gas, including the initial separation and the removal of impurities ; when natural gas is extracted from wells, it is cleaned and dehydrated. Natural gas is actually a mixture of [...] Our work involves supplying and selling wholesale natural gas. Keeping energy moving As well as being ...

7 May 2018 eni.com Section: operations

Being part of Eni

energy sector, but our main activities are in: the exploration of oil and natural gas the production and development of hydrocarbons the supply, trading and transport of natural gas and LNG the production [...] integrated strategy based on three pillars: reducing climate-altering emissions; promoting the use of natural gas; commitment to ...

27 July 2017 eni.com Section: careers