logo

Back

10-09-2020

MAN Energy Solutions and Wasco to drive Power-to-Gas Technology in South-East Asia

MAN Energy Solutions and Wasco have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote and commercialize Power-to-X (PtX) projects in South-East Asia. The technology in question converts electricity into carbon-neutral synthetic fuels, gas or liquid, for use as a clean, carbon-neutral energy source.

Due to travel restrictions triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic, the signing ceremony took place as a digital event with representatives from both companies participating via a live-video stream.

“We see a huge potential for Synthetic Fuels”, said Uwe Lauber, CEO of MAN Energy Solutions. “To advance decarbonisation, climate-neutral fuels are needed in all sectors where direct electrification via batteries is not an option – as is the case with international shipping. Without a doubt, Power-to-X is one of the key technologies needed to generate such synthetic fuels. We are very happy to work in South-East Asia together with Wasco and build on their vast network, tremendous experience, and substantial capabilities in the region.”

“Both companies have a strong track record, background, and resources in developing energy projects across Asia. This collaboration with MAN on Power-to-X technology is in line with Wasco's growth ambitions driven by innovation. The signing of the MOU reaffirms our commitment to deliver innovative and sustainable solutions to the market, which is the future of the energy sector," said Giancarlo Maccagno, CEO, Wasco Energy Group.

Sponsor:

News Category:

Other News Items

  • Responsive image Processing heavy canadian crude
  • Responsive image ITW technologies online cleaning
  • Responsive image Catalyst portfolio
  • Responsive image Compressor optimization and upgrades
  • Responsive image Independent catalyst testing video
  • Responsive image Downstream industry process diagnostics
  • Responsive image Worldwide refinery processing review
  • Responsive image The sulphur processing expert
  • Responsive image FCC catalysts & additives
  • Responsive image Galexia™ hydroprocessing platform