Tag: ExxonMobil

ExxonMobil to increase carbon capture at LaBarge, Wyoming facility

ExxonMobil to increase carbon capture at LaBarge, Wyoming facility

October 24, 2021 |

In Texas, ExxonMobil initiated the process for engineering, procurement and construction contracts as part of its plans to expand carbon capture and storage (CCS) at its LaBarge, Wyoming facility, which has already captured more CO2 than any other facility in the world. The expansion project will capture up to 1 million metric tons of CO2, […]

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ExxonMobil to build large-scale plastic waste advanced recycling facility

ExxonMobil to build large-scale plastic waste advanced recycling facility

October 11, 2021 |

In Texas, ExxonMobil plans to build its first, large-scale plastic waste advanced recycling facility in Baytown, Texas, and is expected to start operations by year-end 2022.  By recycling plastic waste back into raw materials that can be used to make plastic and other valuable products, the technology could help address the challenge of plastic waste […]

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ExxonMobil introduces its renewable diesel technology for licensing

ExxonMobil introduces its renewable diesel technology for licensing

September 1, 2021 |

In Texas, ExxonMobil Catalysts and Licensing LLC has introduced ExxonMobil Renewable Diesel process technology to help meet the evolving needs for mobility, while utilizing renewable feedstock. This new process technology converts feedstocks including, but not limited to, vegetable oils, unconverted cooking oil and animal fats, into renewable diesel. Meets advanced cold-flow specifications, while enabling high […]

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Chicken and Cow Champions – Chevron, bp dive into poultry poop and dairy doodoo for RNG

Chicken and Cow Champions – Chevron, bp dive into poultry poop and dairy doodoo for RNG

August 29, 2021 |

A double doozy came in the news with Chevron expanding their JV partnership with Brightmark on their dairy biomethane renewable natural gas work together, and then bp and Clean Bay Renewables’ new 15-year agreement where bp will buy RNG processed from poultry litter and sell it as fuel for the U.S. transportation sector. In today’s […]

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Imperial Oil to produce Renewable Diesel at Edmonton refinery

Imperial Oil to produce Renewable Diesel at Edmonton refinery

August 25, 2021 |

In Canada, ExxonMobil announced its majority-owned affiliate, Imperial Oil Ltd., is moving forward with plans to produce renewable diesel at a new complex at its Strathcona refinery in Edmonton, Canada. When construction is complete, the refinery is expected to produce approximately 20,000 barrels per day of renewable diesel, which could reduce emissions in the Canadian […]

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ExxonMobil and Global Clean Energy double volume of five-year renewable diesel agreement

ExxonMobil and Global Clean Energy double volume of five-year renewable diesel agreement

April 26, 2021 |

In Texas, ExxonMobil and Global Clean Energy have expanded their five-year agreement to increase ExxonMobil’s purchase of renewable diesel up to 5 million barrels per year. ExxonMobil will be the exclusive buyer of renewable diesel from Global Clean Energy’s biorefinery in Bakersfield, California, which is on schedule to begin production in early 2022. The renewable […]

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ExxonMobil and Porsche testing Esso Renewable Racing Fuel

ExxonMobil and Porsche testing Esso Renewable Racing Fuel

March 30, 2021 |

In Germany, ExxonMobil and Porsche are testing advanced biofuels and renewable, lower-carbon eFuels, as part of a new agreement to find pathways toward potential future consumer adoption.  The first iteration of Esso Renewable Racing Fuel is a blend of primarily advanced biofuels and is specially formulated by ExxonMobil’s in-house team of scientists and engineers. Analysis […]

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ExxonMobil to expand biofuel bunkering after successful trial

ExxonMobil to expand biofuel bunkering after successful trial

September 10, 2020 |

In the UK, ExxonMobil has completed a successful sea trial of the company’s first marine biofuel oil with shipping company Stena Bulk, bunkered in the port of Rotterdam. The marine biofuel oil is a 0.50% sulphur residual-based fuel (VLSFO) processed with a second-generation waste-based FAME component (ISCC certified) – and will be available later this […]

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Exxon inks 525 million gallon, 5-year renewable diesel offtake deal with Global Clean Energy Holdings

Exxon inks 525 million gallon, 5-year renewable diesel offtake deal with Global Clean Energy Holdings

August 11, 2020 |

In Texas, ExxonMobil has signed an agreement with Global Clean Energy Holdings to purchase 105 million gallons of renewable diesel per year for five years from a converted California refinery starting in 2022. The strike price was not disclosed. The news that the Bakersfield refinery would convert over to renewable diesel came out in May. […]

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Limited Biofuels M&A Activity in 2019, Stage Set for Potentially Busy 2020

Limited Biofuels M&A Activity in 2019, Stage Set for Potentially Busy 2020

February 18, 2020 |

By Bruce Comer, Founder and Managing Director, Ocean Park Special to The Digest Slowdown in North American biofuels Mergers and Acquisitions as thin margins and policy uncertainty hung over industry. Biofuels Merger and Acquisition (M&A) activity in North America was subdued in 2019. Only four operating biodiesel, ethanol and advanced biofuels plants were sold during […]

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