PETRONAS, Eni and Euglena to explore biorefinery opportunity in Malaysia

Petroliam Nasional Berhad, Eni S.p.A and Euglena Co., Ltd. are jointly studying the possibility of developing and operating a biorefinery in the Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC), one of the largest integrated refinery and petrochemical developments in Southeast Asia. The three parties are currently carrying out technical and economic feasibility assessments for the proposed project, with…
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Diving into the post-pandemic era with Honeywell

In an interview with Asian Downstream Insights, Matt Spalding, Vice President and Regional Manager (APAC) of Honeywell UOP, shares more about the changes that the refining and petrochemicals industry has undergone, and how refiners can be ready for the future.
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ExxonMobil and Pertamina advance regional carbon capture and storage project in Indonesia

ExxonMobil and Pertamina, the state-owned energy company for Indonesia, have signed a Heads of Agreement at the G20 Summit in Bali to further progress their previously announced regional carbon capture and storage hub for domestic and international CO2. The Heads of Agreement builds upon a joint study and memorandum of understanding that was signed at…
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3 Key Points from DPM Wong’s SIEW Speech

If you missed out on Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Wong’s speech during this year’s SIEW, fret not! Here are three of the most interesting points: Net Zero by 2050 In his speech, DPM Wong cut Singapore’s emissions forecast and stated that the country would aim to achieve a peak in emissions earlier than 2030, with…
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“Less globalisation” on the cards for O&G, says Axens

The world is more interconnected than it’s ever been, and recent events have shown that for all its boons, the industry is still navigating the effects that globalisation has – good, bad, and messy. Stephane Wermester, Commercial Vice President – Asia Pacific at Axens, speaks to Asian Downstream Insights to share his thoughts on the…
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Manali Petrochemicals to invest $35 million in Singapore subsidiary

Manali Petrochemicals Limited (MPL) will invest an additional $35 million in its Singapore subsidiary AMCHEM Speciality Chemicals for potential overseas acquisitions, said the company in ...
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Air Liquide strengthens long-term relationship with Kumho Mitsui Chemicals

Air Liquide has signed a long-term contract to supply Kumho Mitsui Chemical (KMCI), a world leader in the chemical industry, with additional hydrogen and carbon ...
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Nayara Energy makes significant headway into petrochemicals

Nayara Energy has announced that it is well on track for its entry into the petrochemicals sector. Under Phase-1 of the project, Nayara is setting ...
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PETRONAS, Eni and Euglena to explore biorefinery opportunity in Malaysia

Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC), one of the largest integrated refinery and petrochemical developments in Southeast Asia. Petroliam Nasional Berhad, Eni S.p.A and Euglena Co., Ltd. ...
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More Asian investment in the biofuel space

Shell Eastern Petroleum, a unit of oil giant Shell SHELL said it has acquired Asia-based waste oil recycling firm EcoOils to expand its biofuels production. ...
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Diving into the post-pandemic era with Honeywell

In an interview with Asian Downstream Insights, Matt Spalding, Vice President and Regional Manager (APAC) of Honeywell UOP, shares more about the changes that the ...
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ExxonMobil and Pertamina advance regional carbon capture and storage project in Indonesia

ExxonMobil and Pertamina, the state-owned energy company for Indonesia, have signed a Heads of Agreement at the G20 Summit in Bali to further progress their ...
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Shell to explore carbon transport and storage in Brunei and Singapore

Shell Eastern Petroleum (Shell) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP) to explore the feasibility of carbon transport and storage ...
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3 Key Points from DPM Wong’s SIEW Speech

If you missed out on Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Wong’s speech during this year’s SIEW, fret not! Here are three of the most interesting points: ...
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In conversation with: Jonas Berge, Emerson

Jonas Berge, Senior Director, Applied Technology at Emerson, speaks to Asian Downstream Insights about enabling automation technologies, and how these these technologies aid in supplementing ...
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