Sour Crude Oil

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First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

Malaysia’s Petronas unexpectedly shuts secondary refining unit

MALAYSIA’S Petronas is running the 100,000 barrels-per-day (bpd) Malacca refinery it jointly owns with US oil company Phillips 66 at a lower rate than usual after unexpectedly shutting a secondary unit.The state-owned company shut a desulphuriser unit, ... [Published Brunei Times - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

21.3% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Alon USA Energy Call (ALJ)

Written on Fri, 08/29/2014 - 11:23amBy James QuinnSmarTrend identified an Uptrend for Alon USA Energy ( NYSE:ALJ ) on August 7th, 2014 at $13.74. In approximately 3 weeks, Alon USA Energy has returned 21.30% as of today's recent price of $16.66.Over ... [Published Comtex SmarTrend - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Are Oil Markets Affected by Geopolitical Tensions?

Aug. 29 (Bloomberg) – Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Commodities Head Francisco Blanch discusses the oil markets during geopolitical tensions. He speaks with Tom Keene and Scarlet Fu on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)Barrel?Well, tom, ... [Published Bloomberg - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

GDP report helps send crude price up

(Image: Fotolia)West Texas Intermediate crude gained Thursday for a third day as the U.S. economy expanded more than previously forecast in the second quarter, boosting expectations for strong oil demand.U.S. gross domestic product grew at a 4.2 percent ... [Published Fuel Fix - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

BP confirms fire at Whiting refinery

An overnight fire at BP PLC’s 413,000-b/d refinery in Whiting, Ind., has resulted in only minimal interruptions to operations at the site, the company said.The fire, which broke out at about 9:00 p.m. on Aug. 27 following an “operational incident” at ... [Published Oil and Gas Journal - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Is Valero A Long Term Investment Opportunity?

Summary Valero posted strong results in the second quarter due to higher throughput volumes in the refinery segment and better margins in the ethanol segment. Valero has begun implementing strategies to supply incremental volumes of cost-advantaged ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Analytical Systems Keco Provides Only Laboratory Detection Method Specific to H2S

PRWebAnalytical Systems Keco, a Houston-based gas refining, manufacturing and transporting processes analysis firm, recently released the 205L Laboratory H2S in Liquids Analyzer . The 205L Laboratory H2S in Liquids Analyzer has the ability to analytically ... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

The sale of CITGO

GlobalData has said that a Chinese company that possesses the capital and ambition to strategically expand its influence is the most likely buyer of Citgo Petroleum Corporation (CITGO). PDVSA is currently looking to sell the company for approximately ... [Published Energy Global - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

First Nations Shut Out Of Oilsands Planning Review: Lawyers

EDMONTON - Six aboriginal groups near Alberta's oilsands are wondering where they can voice their concerns about growing development after the government said they shouldn't be heard at a precedent-setting review of the province's environmental plans ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Increased production and infrastructure constraints open crude oil price spread between Midland and Cushing (8/20/2014)

Next Release: August 27, 2014 This week, the WTI-Midland to WTI-Cushing discount reached $17.50 per barrel, surpassing the previous record discounts of late 2012, when production exceeded pipeline takeaway capacity. Those record discounts began easing ... [Published Energy Information Administration - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Government Memo Criticized Top Biologist For Comments On Oilsands

Click through to see what travellers can expect from Maritime Bus Alberta, a company offering luxury coaches to the oilsands.Work stations with free wi-fi.Comfortable seating, with tables and leather chairs.Bunks for sleeping.An attendant to bring snacks ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 2 reports

The World's Riskiest Oil Projects Are In Canada

A study by the Carbon Tracker Initiative (CTI) highlighted 20 of the biggest projects around the world that need a minimum oil price of US$95 per barrel to be economically viable.Click through for the nine riskiest Canadian oil extraction projects listed ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 15 2014]

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Rositano says: "Venezuela currently exports 500 thousand barrels per day (mbd) of crude to China to pay off its $17 billion debts, but additional loans now require a further 100 mbd. Despite extensive reserves, PDVSA has struggled to meet production targets as the government has allocated increasingly less funding to upstream development."
...before they transport or store the product for safety purposes," said Wes Kimbell, Business Development Manager at Analytical Systems Keco. "This can assist in preventing health risks to personnel transporting the sour crude oil and condensate as well as pedestrians in accident cases."
"The majority of concerns raised by the applicant are not related to the content of (the plan) and are therefore outside the panel's jurisdiction and so must not be considered" say government arguments presented to the panel
...results from the demonstration of its CLEAN FRAC system and how its energy saving ability is far superior to what the market currently offers. "We knew from early internal lab tests that CLEAN-FRAC™ has outstanding capabilities. Now those results have been verified in a demonstration-scale system by Lizard Analytical Laboratories, an independent laboratory located in Grand Junction, Colorado. We are now scheduling multiple customer site trials and intend to continue to publish performance results and case studies from these test sites." stated Lee Portillo, VP of Engineering for OriginOil

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Malaysia’s Petronas unexpectedly shuts secondar... [Published Brunei Times - 22 hours ago]
21.3% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Alon USA... [Published Comtex SmarTrend - Aug 29 2014]
Are Oil Markets Affected by Geopolitical Tensions? [Published Bloomberg - Aug 29 2014]
Petronas abruptly shuts secondary refining unit... [Published Malaysian Insider - Aug 29 2014]
GDP report helps send crude price up [Published Fuel Fix - Aug 29 2014]
China or Canada the Likeliest Trade Partner as ... [Published Offshore Source - Aug 28 2014]
BP confirms fire at Whiting refinery [Published Oil and Gas Journal - Aug 28 2014]
Analytical Systems Keco Provides Only Laborator... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Aug 28 2014]
Is Valero A Long Term Investment Opportunity? [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 28 2014]
The sale of CITGO [Published Energy Global - Aug 27 2014]
First Nations Shut Out Of Oilsands Planning Rev... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 27 2014]
OriginOil's Latest Tech Results Could Suggest B... [Published SBWire - Aug 25 2014]
Contango between 1st, 3rd-month cash Dubai crud... [Published Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - Aug 21 2014]
Successfully machining HRSAs for oil and gas [Published Today's Energy Solutions - Aug 21 2014]
US Refining Margins Exhibit Modest Increases in... [Published DownstreamToday.com - Aug 21 2014]
Increased production and infrastructure constra... [Published Energy Information Administration - Aug 21 2014]
Citgo assets could reshape US independent refining [Published Argus Media - Aug 20 2014]
Government Memo Criticized Top Biologist For Co... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 19 2014]
Valero Energy - Implications Of Narrowing Price... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 19 2014]
Why Valero Is The Refiner Of The Future [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 17 2014]
The World's Riskiest Oil Projects Are In Canada [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 15 2014]
Shares of Alon USA Energy Receive a Boos... [Published Financial News Network online - Aug 15 2014]
Keystone XL Opponents Running Out of New Ideas [Published Breaking Energy online - Aug 15 2014]
Nine Risky Oil Company Projects Every Canadian ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 15 2014]
Working on the Railroad: New Safety Regulations... [Published Drillinginfo - Aug 15 2014]
Plains All American A Top-Tier Pipeline That Ca... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 13 2014]
Bayshore enters into master license agreement w... [Published Individual.com - Aug 13 2014]
Can An Elephant Hide In Canada? Upside For Cana... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 12 2014]
Outlook: Security concerns rule Med crude [Published Argus Media - Aug 12 2014]
Crude Oil Price Movements - August 14 [Published Gulf Oil And Gas - Aug 12 2014]
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Keystone XL climate impacts could be higher tha... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 11 2014]
An economic analysis of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline’s possible climate impacts has concluded they could be up to four times higher than previously estimated. In the study published in the journal Nature Climate Change, researchers at the Stockholm ...
Condensate Pries Open the Oil Export Lid [Published Energy Outlook - Jul 18 2014]
 A US ruling to allow limited exports of condensate, a light hydrocarbon mix similar to light crude oil, has implications for both producers and refiners, though not consumers.Whether or not it leads to wider US exports of condensate and crude, it signals ...
New pipelines set to hit U.S. Gulf with Canadia... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Jun 16 2014]
A new chapter in the North American oil revolution is about to open on the Texas coast, with two major pipelines poised this summer to deliver an unprecedented influx of heavy Canadian crude to U.S. refineries – and potentially beyond. The anticipated ...
MAP: This Is What Oil Costs All Around The World [Published Clusterstock - May 08 2014]
Oil is not the same around the world. It can be light or heavy based on its density. It can be sweet or sour depending on its sulfur content. And these characteristics have major affects on price. "Crude oils that are light (higher degrees of API gravity, ...
Auterra Inc. Welcomes Dr. Humberto Vainieri as ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Apr 28 2014]
SCHENECTADY, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 28, 2014) - Auterra Inc., a clean energy company that is actively developing catalyst and process technology for the upgrading of heavy and sour crude oil and oil distillates, is pleased to announce the appointment ...
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SPR oil put up for sale on the day Ukraine’s ne... [Published Platts - News - Mar 12 2014]
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