Artificial gas

Artificial gas

Before the development of an economical way of transporting natural gas, artificial gas, consisting primarily of hydrogen, methane, and carbon monoxide, was made near where it was to be used. There were several compositions of the artificial gas, depending on the manufacturing process used, and if there were enough hydrocarbons present to add color to the burning gas, the gas was referred to as Illuminating gas. Usually coal was the starting material, but petroleum was sometimes cracked to give Pintsch gas.
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The people will never forget those, who inflicted pain on them through artificial gas crisis and individuals who made them wait for hours to get economical fuel," he added.
Masses will never forget those who inflicted pain on them through artificial gas crisis and individuals who made them wait for hours to get economical fuel, he added.
Real cider is made from freshly pressed apple juice served without artificial gas and with only minimal adjustments.
Even if the fire is artificial gas coals or logs it still beats looking at a radiator.
With free market competition being politically eliminated it is now clear that an Alaska gas pipeline project will be delayed for at least another generation unless Congress creates artificial gas pipeline economic feasibility.
The well is currently producing about 230 Mcf of gas per day and is being assisted by artificial gas injection in order to lift fluids out of the wellbore.
Current artificial gas crisis and unjust distribution of gas penalizing Punjab is part of the plan hatched by those who matter the most in the current coalition.
The well is currently producing about 150 Mcf of gas per day and is being assisted by artificial gas injection in order to lift fluids out of the wellbore.