Tag: Eni

Eni and Aeroporti di Roma to jointly promote aviation decarbonization initiatives

Eni and Aeroporti di Roma to jointly promote aviation decarbonization initiatives

September 14, 2021 |

In Italy, Eni and Aeroporti di Roma (ADR) have signed a strategic agreement to promote decarbonization initiatives in the aviation sector and accelerate the ecological transition of airports. Eni has been producing Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) biofuel in its Venice and Gela bio-refineries since 2014 via its proprietary Ecofoning™ technology; it can also produce sustainable […]

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Eni and BASF launch joint R&D initiative to produce bio-propanol from biodiesel by-product

Eni and BASF launch joint R&D initiative to produce bio-propanol from biodiesel by-product

August 1, 2021 |

In Italy and Germany, Eni and BASF signed a strategic agreement on a joint R&D initiative to develop a new technology to produce advanced bio-propanol from glycerin, a side stream of the production of industrial biodiesel (FAME, fatty acid methyl ester), that Eni will purchase from European producers. The technology under development involves the conversion […]

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Eni and BASF team up on bio-propanol R&D

Eni and BASF team up on bio-propanol R&D

July 29, 2021 |

In Italy, Eni and BASF have signed a strategic agreement on a joint R&D initiative to reduce the CO2 footprint of the transportation sector. The cooperation aims to develop a new technology to produce advanced bio-propanol from glycerin, a side stream of the production of industrial biodiesel (FAME, fatty acid methyl ester), that Eni will […]

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Eni signs MOU to develop renewable energy and other opportunities in Kenya

Eni signs MOU to develop renewable energy and other opportunities in Kenya

July 22, 2021 |

In Kenya, Eni, through its subsidiary Eni Kenya, and the Nairobi Office of the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) signed, in the presence of the Ambassador of Italy to Kenya Alberto Pieri, a Memorandum of Understanding to identify possible collaboration opportunities in the areas of agriculture and value-chain development, environment, health, vocational training and […]

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Eni UK and Uniper to evaluate decarbonization options in North Wales

Eni UK and Uniper to evaluate decarbonization options in North Wales

July 5, 2021 |

In the UK, Eni UK and Uniper have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to jointly evaluate decarbonization initiatives in North Wales. The collaboration, in line with the UK government’s ten point plan for green industrial revolution, will investigate the technical and commercial feasibility to work together on future low carbon project […]

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Eni’s new BTU plant at Gela biorefinery begins production

Eni’s new BTU plant at Gela biorefinery begins production

March 22, 2021 |

In Italy, Eni’s new BTU (Biomass Treatment Unit) plant has begun production and was tested a few days ago. It will enable the Eni biorefinery in Gela to use up to 100% of the biomass from used cooking oil and fats from fish and meat processing produced in Sicily (therefore not in competition with the […]

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Eni looking to convert Mombasa refinery to HVO among other biofuel projects

Eni looking to convert Mombasa refinery to HVO among other biofuel projects

December 21, 2020 |

In Kenya, the President met with the CEO of Eni to discuss the development of circular economy initiatives, including the recovery, regeneration and reuse of agricultural and food waste produced in the Country. The industrial transformation of waste would enhance its contribution to power generation, in partial replacement of fossil sources, making a decisive contribution […]

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Eni looks to end palm oil and PFAD use by 2023

Eni looks to end palm oil and PFAD use by 2023

May 19, 2020 |

In Italy, the Wall Street Journal reports that Eni has announced it is aiming to phase out its controversial use of palm oil and PFAD by 2023 in a move applauded by environmental groups such as Transport & Energy who have criticized the company. The decision comes as part of a wider review of the […]

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Conversion to bio key to Eni’s 2050 strategic plan

Conversion to bio key to Eni’s 2050 strategic plan

March 2, 2020 |

In Italy, Eni released its strategic plan through 2050 that includes a number of priority areas for bioenergy. Refining: gradual conversion of Italian sites by focusing on new technologies for the production of decarbonized products from the recycling of waste materials. Increase in bio-refining capacity to 5 million tons per year, palm-oil free from 2023, […]

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Eni says Crescentino revamp will be up and running by H1 2020

Eni says Crescentino revamp will be up and running by H1 2020

February 17, 2020 |

In Italy, Versalis, Eni’s chemical company, has announced that all the plants at Crescentino (Vercelli, Piedmont) will be up and running by the first half of 2020. The plant, acquired in November 2018, is designed for industrial-scale production of bioethanol and has been upgraded with an investment of more than 15 million euro. The biomass […]

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