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The U.S. Department of Energy is allocating $171 million to 49 projects and inviting applications for an additional $83 million to cut emissions in hard-to-decarbonize industrial sectors.


Freeport LNG said on Friday it expects one of three liquefaction units at its Texas plant will be out of service for about a month after it faced a technical issue during last week's Arctic freeze.


Shell has made a final investment decision to convert part of its Wesseling crude oil refinery in Germany from producing transport fuels to producing base oils. Crude oil processing will end at the Wesseling site by 2025


Parkland has temporarily shut down processing operations at its Burnaby refinery in British Columbia, Canada after encountering an issue with a processing unit.


A planned two-day strike action by Finnish industrial workers early next month will hit output and supply from Neste's oil refinery in Finland.


Sunoco LP and NuStar Energy L.P. have entered into a definitive agreement whereby Sunoco will acquire NuStar in an all-equity transaction valued at approximately $7.3 billion, including assumed debt.

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Air Liquide GM, CP Chem VP, and LyondellBasell Director have been confirmed to speak at Downstream USA 2024 in Galveston, Texas, on June 26 and 27.

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The American Petroleum Institute (API) is pleased to announce the publication of the latest editions of three critical safety standards.


Phillips 66 said that first responders had put out a fire on equipment that was out of service for repair at its Bayway Refinery in New Jersey.


A severe winter storm shut a U.S. Gulf Coast refinery in Texas on Tuesday, triggered malfunctions at others and halved North Dakota oil production.


Nigeria's state-owned oil company NNPC Ltd on Monday tendered for operators of its Port Harcourt oil refinery in the Niger Delta.


Frigid weather moving into the central U.S. will boost natural gas demand to record highs early next week.


Alberta is evaluating all options for its 50% stake in the 79,000 bpd Sturgeon Refinery.


Both CDUs and VDUs shut down on Thursday at TotalEnergies 238,000 bpd Port Arthur refinery, sources familiar with plant operations said.

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