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Petrobras Bribery Scandal Results In Another Guilty Verdict

Nestor Cervero, former Petrobras international division chief has joined former Petrobras downstream director Paulo Roberto Costa on a growing list of officials convicted in a massive bribery scam involving inflated contracts for Petrobras refinery projects.

Regulation & Legislation

IPIECA: IMO Must Consider Refiner Issues In Low-Sulfur Bunkers Study

A joint paper from the International Petroleum Industry Environmental Conservation Association (IPIECA) and the Oil Companies International Marine Forum urges the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee to consider complex refiner issues when deciding whether to maintain IMO’s default 2020 deadline for all the world’s ships to switch to a 0.5%-sulfur bunker fuel.

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China Extends ULSD Mandate To Non-Road Diesel

China’s National Development and Reform Commission recently announced that it will extend National-V (10-ppm sulfur) limits to non-road diesel fuel nationwide in 2018, or one year after National-V ultralow sulfur diesel (ULSD) limits apply to highway vehicle fuel.

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