Speaking at the company’s sprawling Channelview complex where LyondellBasell will start up 250 million pounds of new ethylene capacity near the end of September, Patel said an announcement likely will come later this year on adding more production of polyethylene, which is the most common type of plastic.
Miller Energy, which relocated from Tennessee to Houston early this year, is fighting to stave off filing for bankruptcy, and the company said in a new CEO filing Thursday that it will pay the $5 million over three years.
The energy construction and engineering company is teaming up with the state-owned China National Offshore Oil Corp., or CNOOC, and its subsidiary, the Offshore Oil Engineering Co., to form the new COOEC Flour Heavy Industries Co.
The George C. Marshall Institute has recently released a study on fossil fuels and the economic well-being, http://marshall.org/energy-policy/fossilfuel-energy-and-economic-wellbeing. It describes why energy is an essential input to economic activity. Because fossil fuels are such a large part of the world’s energy supply, they play a dominant role in enabling people everywhere to enjoy a […]
As the U.S. Congress gears up to debate the merits of the nuclear deal signed between Iran and the P5+1 powers last July , the Obama Administration is working overtime to get Mideast diplomacy off the ground to prove that the politically controversial deal is paying the way for a better Middle East. The effort, […]
The Environmental Protection Agency proposed the new regulations Tuesday, making a significant step toward fulfilling the White House’s March pledge to pare oil and gas methane emissions by 40 to 45 percent by 2025.
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