Nayara Energy plans to fully shut its 400kbd (20Mnta) Vadinar refinery on India's west coast for approx. one month from 1 November for routine maintenance.
Imperial Oil has awarded a contract to Air Products to supply low-carbon hydrogen for its proposed grassroots renewable diesel production complex to be built at its 196kbd (9.8Mnta) Strathcona refinery near Edmonton, Canada.
Greenergy is increasing production at its Amsterdam biodiesel manufacturing plant, in the Netherlands, by over 25%, as well as upgrading its pre-treatment processing capability to treat a wider range of waste oils as feedstocks. The upgrades will be complete in 2023.
Shell intends to construct a new sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel production complex at the shuttered Convent refinery, with works to commence in February 2025, once a final investment decision has been made, and completed by March 2028.
A fire and explosion on 2 September at the idled Braya Renewable Fuels refinery (previously known as Come by Chance) in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada injured eight people before the blaze was contained.