Global Refining & Petrochemicals

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Fuels & Processing

Lithuania's Great Victory

A floating LNG import terminal arrived at the Lithuanian city of Klaipeda late last month where it was greeted by locals as the guarantor of the Baltic region’s energy supply.

Public Policy

EU Court of Justice: U.K. Must Slash Diesel NOx Emissions

“Green” advocacy group ClientEarth on Nov. 19 trumpeted its lawsuit victory in the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ordering the U.K. to slash emissions of nitrogen oxides from vehicles well in advance of a default 2030 deadline.

Margins & Economics

Rentech Divests Biomass-to-Liquids Assets

Los Angeles-based Rentech, Inc. announced Nov. 4 that it has completed a $14.4 million sale of its decommissioned “product demonstration unit” (PDU) facilities and technologies for biomass gasification and Fischer-Tropsch biomass-to-liquids synthesis to China-based Sunshine Kaidi New Energy Group Co., Ltd.

Margins & Economics

E85 Sales Could Double by 2023 in U.S. - Report

Sales of E85 will, at a minimum, double by 2023 and potentially undergo a 20-fold sales increase over the same time period, according to a recent report from the National Association of Convenience Stores’ Fuels Institute.

Transportation & Logistics
Public Policy

Indonesia Cuts Massive Diesel, Gasoline Subsidies

Indonesia President Joko Widodo announced Nov. 18 a 33% cut in massive fuel subsidies, enabling redirection of state funds to national infrastructure development and public health services rather than to vehicle owners.

Fuels & Processing
Electric Power
Fuels & Processing