Tag: Sinopec

Cummins, Sinopec, Oberon Fuels and more – The latest green hydrogen initiatives from power-to-hydrogen, methane, DME

Cummins, Sinopec, Oberon Fuels and more – The latest green hydrogen initiatives from power-to-hydrogen, methane, DME

January 4, 2022 |

It may not be easy for Kermit, but green hydrogen announcements have been many lately. What about the different routes to get that lovely green hydrogen? From splitting water via excess green power (power-to-hydrogen), to stripping hydrogen out of renewable methane or out of DME, here’s a look at some of the latest hydrogen initiatives. […]

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Sinopec to invest $4.6B in major hydrogen roll out through 2025

Sinopec to invest $4.6B in major hydrogen roll out through 2025

September 1, 2021 |

In China, the South China Morning Post reports that Sinopec has announced a five-year, $4.6 billion plan to roll out hydrogen fueling infrastructure throughout the country as part of China’s goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2060 but with hopes of beating the goal by a decade. The investment includes 1,000 hydrogen fueling stations with […]

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Sinopec pulls back from E10 sales in the east as corn prices soar

Sinopec pulls back from E10 sales in the east as corn prices soar

November 3, 2020 |

In China, Bloomberg reports that increased demand for corn as animal feed for pigs has led to an ethanol shortage that has seen Sinopec pull back from E10 in the eastern region where the ethanol blend had taken its strongest hold. Although there have been questions regarding Beijing’s intentions to continue with its E10 plans […]

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Sinopec looking to boost biodiesel blending in Shanghai and beyond

Sinopec looking to boost biodiesel blending in Shanghai and beyond

June 11, 2020 |

In China, the China Daily newspaper reports Sinopec is betting on biodiesel and is looking at boosting the current 5% blending rate in Shanghai to 10%. Since its UCO biodiesel pilot program started in 2017, it has collected more than 30,000 metric tons of feedstock that would have otherwise likely ended up in sewers or […]

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Strategic Intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Shell, Sinopec

Strategic Intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Shell, Sinopec

September 22, 2016 |

This season, The Digest is hosting the Strategic Intent webinar series, looking at the plans, progress and future milestones of strategic stakeholders in the Advanced Bioeconomy. In this slide deck, we looked at Shell and Sinopec and their direct investments, partnerships and alliances with companies both heralded and unknown.

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Chinese biodiesel wins court case against Sinopec over fuel monopoly

Chinese biodiesel wins court case against Sinopec over fuel monopoly

December 22, 2014 |

In China, the Kunming Intermediate People’s Court has ruled in favor of Yingding Biofuel Technology Co in a monopoly suit against Sinopec, where the company claimed the national oil company was blocking penetration of its fuel into the market. Even though the company only produces 15,000 tons of biodiesel annually, it says its fuel can […]

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Sinopec, Sapphire Energy project unveiled in China; wins US-China EcoPartnerships nod

Sinopec, Sapphire Energy project unveiled in China; wins US-China EcoPartnerships nod

July 10, 2014 |

The Digest has heard from China that Sapphire Energy’s and Sinopec’s algae-derived renewable crude oil project has been selected for the U.S.-China EcoPartnerships program, and that the announcement is being made overnight US time in Beijing, China, by the U.S. Secretary of State and the People’s Republic of China State Councilor. Details on the project […]

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Airbus and Sinopec aim to reduce airline fuel consumption through local biofuel production

Airbus and Sinopec aim to reduce airline fuel consumption through local biofuel production

September 25, 2012 |

In China, Airbus and Chinese company, Sinopec, have entered a partnership to develop carbon neutral alternatives to kerosene. The biofuel will be produced close to the airports, factories or local distribution networks instead of being inefficiently and expensively shipped worldwide. Longer-range airliners “burn fuel to carry fuel” and consum more energy than necessary. The joint […]

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CNOOC sells first jatropha biodiesel to Sinopec

CNOOC sells first jatropha biodiesel to Sinopec

[ 0 ] November 24, 2010 |

In China, the China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) has sold its first batch of jatropha-based biodiesel to Hainan where it was blended into diesel sold at 12 Sinopec Corp. stations beginning Nov. 8., a year behind schedule. From Dec. 8 the blended diesel will also be available at stations run by PetroChina. More on […]

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