Tag: PBF Energy

PBF Energy looking to add renewable diesel production to Chalmette refinery

PBF Energy looking to add renewable diesel production to Chalmette refinery

February 11, 2021 |

In Louisiana, Platts reports PBF Energy is looking to transition its Chalmette oil refinery to produce renewable diesel, in line with industry trends that have seen several major oil refiners make the switch. The high cost of complying with the Renewable Fuel Standard is seen as the driver for the potential investment, producing as much […]

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PBF Energy looking at possibility with shell to repurpose Martinez Refinery into renewable diesel production

PBF Energy looking at possibility with shell to repurpose Martinez Refinery into renewable diesel production

February 18, 2020 |

In California, PBF Energy Inc. announced that its subsidiary completed the acquisition of Martinez refinery, and related logistics assets, from Equilon Enterprises LLC d/b/a Shell Oil Products US. With the acquisition, PBF’s increased its total throughput capacity to more than one million barrels per day and becomes the most complex independent refiner with a consolidated […]

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PBF Energy seeks to boost ethanol handling capacity five-fold

PBF Energy seeks to boost ethanol handling capacity five-fold

September 7, 2016 |

In Delaware, PBF Energy is seeking permission to expand its ethanol handling capacity five-fold to 420,000 gallons from its current 84,000 gallons. Ethanol is barged to the facility where it is blended with gasoline and barged out again to neighboring states. Boosting the facility’s throughput would allow ethanol to also come in by train and […]

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PBF Energy boost RIN buy to $160 million but will also boost blending

PBF Energy boost RIN buy to $160 million but will also boost blending

May 6, 2013 |

In New Jersey, PBF Energy plans to boost its RIN purchases this year to $160 million from $60 million last year because the company is about 400 million RINs short of its E10 requirement. Though the company complains that RINs are a hidden tax, the company plans to boost blending 75% of its gasoline with […]

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