Tag: Shell

Evonik and Shell trialing bio-LNG in heavy vehicles

Evonik and Shell trialing bio-LNG in heavy vehicles

August 31, 2022 |

In the UK, Evonik and Shell are making inroads into defossilizing heavy duty road transport with Bio-LNG. Shell is supplying 100 tons of Bio-LNG made from agricultural waste to Evonik. It is equivalent to the average fuel consumption of three trucks in a year. Evonik passes on this volume of Bio-LNG from Shell to selected […]

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Shell may invest $1.4B to convert Convent refinery to SAF and renewable diesel with ATJ

Shell may invest $1.4B to convert Convent refinery to SAF and renewable diesel with ATJ

August 24, 2022 |

In Louisiana, the Advocate newspaper reports Louisiana Economic Development documents show Shell plans to convert its mothballed Convent refinery to sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel using a third-party alcohol-to-jet technology. The $1.4 billion facility conversion would use sugarcane-based ethanol as feedstock but could use corn-based ethanol if required. The project is meant to start […]

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Shell and Lufthansa sign seven-year SAF supply agreement starting in 2024

Shell and Lufthansa sign seven-year SAF supply agreement starting in 2024

August 1, 2022 |

In Germany, representatives of Shell International Petroleum Co Ltd. and Deutsche Lufthansa AG (Lufthansa Group) have signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding for exploring the supply of Sustainable Aviation Fuel by Shell to the Lufthansa Group for seven years at airports across the globe, starting in 2024. The parties contemplate negotiating towards reaching a definitive […]

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Shell to move forward with Holland Hydrogen I

Shell to move forward with Holland Hydrogen I

July 26, 2022 |

In the Netherlands, Shell Nederland B.V. and Shell Overseas Investments B.V., subsidiaries of Shell plc, have taken the final investment decision to build Holland Hydrogen I, which will be Europe’s largest renewable hydrogen plant once operational in 2025. The 200MW electrolyzer will be constructed on the Tweede Maasvlakte in the port of Rotterdam and will […]

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Shell orders testing volumes of two bio-isobutene derivatives from Global Bioenergies

Shell orders testing volumes of two bio-isobutene derivatives from Global Bioenergies

June 29, 2022 |

In France, Global Bioenergies announced that Shell ordered testing volumes of two bio-isobutene derivatives from Global Bioenergies. Both will be manufactured and delivered in the coming weeks. Global Bioenergies has focused its strategy on the bioproduction of isobutene as this molecule is one of the main building blocks in the world of chemistry. Its derivatives […]

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Shell, Accenture, and American Express Global Business Travel launch blockchain SAF program

Shell, Accenture, and American Express Global Business Travel launch blockchain SAF program

June 21, 2022 |

In New York state, Shell, Accenture, and American Express Global Business Travel (Amex GBT) are jointly announcing the launch of Avelia, one of the world’s first blockchain-powered digital sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) book-and-claim solutions for business travel. It is the largest SAF book-and-claim pilot at launch, offering around 1 million gallons of SAF – enough […]

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Shell is 1st in Netherlands to offer bio-LNG

Shell is 1st in Netherlands to offer bio-LNG

February 20, 2022 |

In the Netherlands, Offshore Energy reports that Shell said it became the first in the Netherlands to offer bio-LNG to all of its customers, following the launch of Nordsol’s bio-LNG installation at Amsterdam Westpoort. The plant opened in late 2021 and is the first bio-LNG installation in the country. Customers can now fill up with […]

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Vopak building 60,000 m3 of feedstock storage in Rotterdam for Shell biorefinery

Vopak building 60,000 m3 of feedstock storage in Rotterdam for Shell biorefinery

February 17, 2022 |

In the Netherlands, Tank Storage Magazine reports that Vopak is building 16 new tanks at its Vlaardingen site to support the implementation of Shell’s new 820,000 tpa biorefinery at the Shell Energy and Chemicals Park Rotterdam. With Vopak set to store and supply feedstock for Shell under their new long-term agreement, the new tank farm […]

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thyssenkrupp to design and build Shell’s 200MW Rotterdam electrolysis plant

thyssenkrupp to design and build Shell’s 200MW Rotterdam electrolysis plant

January 17, 2022 |

In Germany, thyssenkrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers has signed a supply contract with Shell for the large-scale project ‘Hydrogen Holland I’ in the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Under the contract, thyssenkrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers will engineer, procure and fabricate a 200 MW electrolysis plant based on their large-scale 20 MW alkaline water electrolysis module. First […]

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CMA CGM, Shell perform first Bio-LNG bunkering in Rotterdam

CMA CGM, Shell perform first Bio-LNG bunkering in Rotterdam

December 5, 2021 |

In the Netherlands, shipping and logistics company CMA CGM Group and Shell have performed the first Bio-LNG bunkering trial in Rotterdam. The CONTAINERSHIPS AURORA, a 1,400 TEU (Twenty-foot Equivalent Units) LNG-powered vessel, was bunkered by Shell with a nearly 10% blend of low carbon Bio-LNG while calling at Rotterdam. The vessel received around 483 m3 […]

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