GlobalData’s latest report, ‘Europe, North America and Former Soviet Union (FSU) Gas Processing Industry Installed Capacity and Capital Expenditure (CapEx) Forecast by Region and Countries including details of All Active Plants, Planned and Announced Projects, 2022-2026’, says that, as of September 2022, North America had 1,770 active gas processing plants with a total gas processing capacity of 227,012 million cubic feet per day (mmcfd). The region’s share in the global gas processing capacity is 36.8%.
Major active gas processing plants in North America are Prudhoe Bay (United States), Empress (Canada) and Cactus (Mexico).
In North America, as of September 2022, the US leads with an active gas processing capacity of 129,860mmcfd. Prudhoe Bay, Channahon and Meeker are the major active gas processing plants in the country.
Canada is the second highest country, with an active gas processing capacity of 86,345mmcfd. Empress, Empress II and Cochrane are the major active gas processing plants in the country.
Mexico follows with an active gas processing capacity of 10,807mmcfd. Cactus, Nuevo Pemex and Ciudad Pemex are the major active gas processing plants in the country.