renewable diesel

California’s Renewable Diesel Market Growing as Refineries Convert Operations

California’s Renewable Diesel Market Growing as Refineries Convert Operations

Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) plans to permit and construct a renewable diesel (R99) hub in Southern California as growth opportunities in the market expand.  “As refineries are converting to renewable diesel, we believe this is an attractive opportunity to pivot to the energy fuels of the future in a manner that is consistent with our…

February 11, 2022
Valero CEO Says Gasoline Demand at Pre-Pandemic Levels, Forecasts Tight Global Supply

Valero CEO Says Gasoline Demand at Pre-Pandemic Levels, Forecasts Tight Global Supply

Refining heavyweight Valero Energy Corp. ended 2021 with gasoline demand at pre-pandemic levels and diesel demand higher than pre-pandemic levels across its system, CEO Joe Gorder said Thursday. “We also saw a significant jet fuel recovery as domestic and international travel opened up, increasing from approximately 60% of pre-pandemic levels at the beginning of the…

January 31, 2022
Louisiana Green Diesel Project Using CCS Advancing for Caldwell Parish Port

Louisiana Green Diesel Project Using CCS Advancing for Caldwell Parish Port

The Port of Columbia in Caldwell Parish, LA, and Strategic Biofuels LLC jointly announced the port has received a $15 million grant to improve the port’s accessibility and infrastructure in preparation for the Louisiana Green Fuels (LGF) renewable diesel plant.  The grant is from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) through its Louisiana…

January 26, 2022
Calumet Clinches Financing to Advance Renewable Diesel Plans in Montana

Calumet Clinches Financing to Advance Renewable Diesel Plans in Montana

Montana Renewables LLC (MRL) has closed $50 million of project financing to build a renewable hydrogen plant to increase renewable diesel output from its Great Falls, MT, refinery.  MRL’s parent company is Calumet Specialty Products Partners LP. “Once complete, the renewable hydrogen plant will allow increased production of renewable diesel and further reduce the carbon…

January 7, 2022
California Biorefinery to Cut Carbon Behind the Meter

California Biorefinery to Cut Carbon Behind the Meter

Utility Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) will help Global Clean Energy Holdings Inc. (GCEH) lower its operating costs and carbon footprint at GCEH’s Bakersfield Renewable Diesel Refinery in California. Under a newly signed master services agreement, PG&E will identify, design and implement “behind the meter” renewable generation and energy management projects at the California…

October 26, 2021
Valero Says Gasoline Sales Near Pre-Pandemic Levels, Natural Gas-to-Oil Switching Imminent

Valero Says Gasoline Sales Near Pre-Pandemic Levels, Natural Gas-to-Oil Switching Imminent

Management of refining giant Valero Energy Corp. painted a bullish picture for oil products demand on Thursday, citing low inventories and surging global natural gas prices among factors boosting healthy crack spreads for U.S. refineries. “Refining margins were supported by strong recovery in product demand coupled with product inventories falling to low levels during the…

October 22, 2021
BP Investing in West Coast Refinery to Expand Renewable Diesel, Reduce Emissions

BP Investing in West Coast Refinery to Expand Renewable Diesel, Reduce Emissions

BP plc is pouring $269 million into three projects at its Cherry Point Refinery in Washington to improve efficiencies, reduce emissions and increase renewable diesel production capability. The projects, slated to create 200-plus construction jobs, 25 engineering jobs and 40 support roles, align with the integrated energy major’s goal to be net zero emissions across…

October 6, 2021
Kinder Teaming with Neste to Build Renewable Feedstock, Fuel Hub in Louisiana

Kinder Teaming with Neste to Build Renewable Feedstock, Fuel Hub in Louisiana

Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) is partnering with Neste to create a raw material storage and logistics hub at its Harvey, LA, terminal. The hub is to be used to help ramp up production of renewable diesel, sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and renewable feedstock for polymers and chemicals. Neste would store a variety of raw materials…

September 16, 2021
Imperial Oil Eyes Renewable Diesel Using CCS, Blue Hydrogen for Edmonton Refinery

Imperial Oil Eyes Renewable Diesel Using CCS, Blue Hydrogen for Edmonton Refinery

Imperial Oil Ltd.’s Strathcona refinery in Edmonton is looking to add up to 20,000 b/d of renewable diesel to the mix as soon as 2024, enabling emissions from Canada’s transport sector to decline by as much as 3 million metric tons/year. The ExxonMobil affiliate’s complex as designed would use locally grown plant-based feedstock and hydrogen…

August 26, 2021
PBF Looking to Convert Louisiana Hydrocracker to Produce Renewable Diesel

PBF Looking to Convert Louisiana Hydrocracker to Produce Renewable Diesel

PBF Energy Inc. may convert an idled hydrocracker unit at its Chalmette refinery near New Orleans into a renewable diesel production complex, which could expand the job force and other opportunities. The refining giant said it may invest $550 million to retrofit one hydrocracker unit that has been out of operation since 2010. Also being…

June 25, 2021
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