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API has released a new report that finds its standards are widely used across the globe, with regulators and companies relying on them to enhance environmental, health, safety and operational performance in the natural gas and oil industry.

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Refinery turnaround season in Europe, plus French strike action, is set to push diesel prices higher and tighten supplies ahead of a European Union ban on Russian refined products which is due to come into force early next year.


The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) has released its final investigation report on the 2016 flash fire and explosion at the Sunoco Nederland, Texas crude oil terminal, which resulted in burn injuries to seven workers.

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The winners of the SPRINT Robotics Awards 2022 were announced at the World Conference Banquet which was held this year in Amsterdam.


Strikes have disrupted TotalEnergies' oil products refining and delivery for the third day as disruptions continue at seven sites throughout France, a CGT trade union representative told Reuters.


BP Plc laid off most contractors at the approximately 160,000 barrel-per-day Toledo, Ohio, refinery it owns with Cenovus Energy Inc.


The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) is deploying a team to investigate the accidental release event that occurred at approximately 9:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday September 20, 2022, at the BP Toledo Refinery in Oregon, OH.


Italy's Eni plans partial maintenance at its 200,000 barrel per day Sannazzaro oil refinery over six weeks.


Neste Corporation and Marathon Petroleum Corporation have established a 50/50 joint venture to produce renewable diesel following a conversion project of Marathon's refinery in Martinez, California (the Martinez Renewable Fuels project).


ExxonMobil is gradually shutting down its 235,000 bpd Fos-Sur-Mer refinery in France as a result of ongoing strike action, the company said in an emailed statement on Thursday.


Indian Oil Corp plans maintenance at its 300,000 bpd Panipat refinery in northern India, which includes a shutdown of a naphtha hydrocracker for about 80 days and half of its crude processing for about a month, sources said.


Spanish energy giant Repsol is investing 100 million euros to reduce emissions at its 186,000 bpd Tarragona refinery in Spain, which begins two months of maintenance at the end of the week.


BP said on Wednesday two of its staff were killed after sustaining injuries in a fire at its 150,800 bpd Toledo, Ohio, refinery.


Top U.S. LNG exporter Cheniere Energy Inc will form a joint venture with units of Whistler Pipeline LLC to construct the ADCC natural gas pipeline, WhiteWater Midstream LLC said on Monday.


Finland's Neste on Monday said it was looking into replacing crude oil with renewable feedstock at its Finnish oil refinery, the last one of its plants to use the fossil fuel.

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