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Making air travel more sustainable with soy-fuel innovations

Williston Herald 26 Nov 2021
However, soy jet fuels developed to date contain insufficient amounts of "aromatic" compounds, which impart desirable density to fuel and help keep jet engine seals supple and working properly ... "We originally used soy oil because of its high quality, affordability and the refinery processes that exist.
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What is the Strategic Petroleum Reserve?

The Post and Courier 26 Nov 2021
The move, announced Nov ... The likelihood of providing meaningful relief in the near future is probably low ... But depending on what happens in the rest of the world, there's still a chance it could work ... Refineries buy crude in advance, so they're still working with more expensive oil, and states have differing tax rates that affect the retail price ... .
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Nigeria's 2022 budget has no provision for $6 bln transport subsidy, lawmaker says

Reuters 25 Nov 2021
read more ... Register ... Attempts to remove it have triggered street protests and strikes. Labour unions have rejected the deregulation of the country's downstream oil sector which relies on imports of refined petroleum products, advising the government to speed up work on upgrading the country's four refineries ... read more ... read more ... Register ... ....
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Dangote refinery, not silver bullet to solving Nigeria’s FX crisis – Bismarck Rewane

Business Day Online 24 Nov 2021
Dangote refinery as a silver bullet to solving Nigeria’s foreign exchange problem is a misunderstanding of the facts ... It is necessary to get the Dangote refinery to work but it is not sufficient to solve the FX problems.” ... Owned by Africa’s richest man, Dangote Oil Refinery is being developed with an estimated investment of $19billion.
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No change in benefits for employees working from home

Mississippi Business Journal 24 Nov 2021
There have always been some people who worked at home, but the pandemic has shown us that with today's technology many employees can do their jobs at home ... Chevron Pascagoula Refinery, Entergy and Fisher Brown Bottrell Insurance, Inc. have many employees working from home. But what about employee benefits while working from home?.
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Why did Biden tap the U.S. oil reserve?

Finance & Commerce 24 Nov 2021
The likelihood of providing meaningful relief in the near future, however, is probably low ... But depending on what happens in the rest of the world, there’s still a chance it could work ... What about OPEC? ... Refineries buy crude oil in advance, so they’re still working with more expensive oil, and states have differing tax rates that impact the price ... .
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EXPLAINER: What is the Strategic Petroleum Reserve?

The Nashville Ledger 24 Nov 2021
The likelihood of providing meaningful relief in the near future, however, is probably low ... ___ ... ___ ... But depending on what happens in the rest of the world, there's still a chance it could work ... ___ ... ___ ... Refineries buy crude oil in advance, so they're still working with more expensive oil, and states have differing tax rates that impact the price ... ___.
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As Biden Releases Emergency Oil, What Exactly Is the US Strategic Petroleum Reserve?

NBCBayArea 24 Nov 2021
The likelihood of providing meaningful relief in the near future, however, is probably low ... energy 22 hours ago ... But depending on what happens in the rest of the world, there’s still a chance it could work ... Refineries buy crude oil in advance, so they’re still working with more expensive oil, and states have differing tax rates that impact the price ... .
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Explained: What is strategic petroleum reserve?

The Times of India 24 Nov 2021
NEW YORK ... The likelihood of providing meaningful relief in the near future, however, is probably low ... But depending on what happens in the rest of the world, there's still a chance it could work ... Refineries buy crude oil in advance, so they're still working with more expensive oil, and states have differing tax rates that impact the price ... .
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On the scrap heap: Syria’s ‘horrific’ child labour

The Jordan Times 23 Nov 2021
“I work for their sakeI like to see them comfortable,” he said ... “I work summers and winters in the refinery to support my parentsmy chest hurts regularly because of the smoke and fumes.” When Amer finishes his shift, he washes off soot from his hands and walks to a nearby displacement camp, where he lives with his parents and five younger siblings.
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Improving refinery utilisation

Dawn 22 Nov 2021
The good news is that all of the publically traded oil refineries have chalked up their upgradation plans and some have started construction work ... If the government had introduced the oil refinery policy last year, the refineries might have already done a large chunk of work on ...
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Kundan Gold Refinery Bags ”Leading Bullion Refiner” Title at IGC 2021 for 5th Time in ...

The Eastern Herald 22 Nov 2021
Garg added, “We have bagged the award for the fifth time in a row now and this clearly indicates that we at Kundan Gold Refinery have never compromised on any front whether it be quality, hard work, unique ideas, technology usage, or customer satisfaction ... Kundan Gold Refinery is the most treasured business unit of the “Kundan Group”.
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The Berger Years: Part II — The change agent

Lima Ohio 22 Nov 2021
In January 1996, British Petroleum announced it was going to close the Lima Refinery, ending the city’s 112-year tradition in the oil business ... Working behind the scenes with a handful of business leaders, the mayor put together a task force that worked non-stop to find a way to keep the refinery from closing.
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On the scrap heap: Syria's 'horrific' child labour

Urdu Point 22 Nov 2021
Syria's decade-long conflict forced 15-year-old Mohammad Makhzoum out of the classroom and into a scrapyard, where the orphan works 12 hours a day to support his younger siblings ... "I work summers and winters in the refinery to support my parents my chest hurts regularly because of the smoke and fumes."
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InvestigateWest: Airport debate example of united activists

The Associated Press 22 Nov 2021
Another victory for citizen activists came a few weeks later when Whatcom County, Washingtonhome to two large refineries — passed sweeping land-use rules that ban new processing plants, such as crude-oil refineries and chemical plants. There are more bans in the works.
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