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Linde to Expand Hydrogen Supply at Husky Ohio Refinery

Industrial gases giant Linde announced September 23 that it will build a new steam methane reformer (SMR) as part of a project to expand hydrogen supply at Husky Energy’s 186,000 barrel-per-day (bbl/d) Lima (Ohio) Refining Co. facility.

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Synthesis Energy Systems Trims FY-2014 Losses

Houston-based coal-gasification specialist Synthesis Energy Systems (SES) announced recently that its fourth-quarter (4Q) fiscal-year (FY) 2014 net losses declined to $4.5 million, versus a $5.7-million net loss in 4Q-FY 2013.

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Bringing 'American Crude To Global Markets’

Lifting current crude oil export restrictions would help strengthen the U.S. economy, foster job creation and promote the efficient development of the domestic energy sector, according to Marathon Oil Corp.’s president and CEO Lee Tillman.

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BASF, Partners Tout Bio-Acrylic Acid Milestone

German global chemical maker BASF recently announced that it, along with partners Novozymes and Cargill Inc., demonstrated the successful conversion of 3-hydroxypropionic acid to glacial acrylic acid and superabsorbent polymers, and have selected the process for further scale-up.

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