http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com Hydrocarbon Processing India eyes energy deals with Rosneft, other Russian companies http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/india-eyes-energy-deals-with-rosneft-other-russian-companies/ India wants to strengthen its energy ties with Russia and could seek deals with Rosneft and other leading Russian oil firms as part of a broader push to boost bilateral trade. India's June fuel demand edges up 2.6% http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/indias-june-fuel-demand-edges-up-26/ India's fuel consumption rose by 2.6% year-on-year to 19.99 metric MMt in June from a year earlier. Cepsa Química, Persán to transport their supplies using renewable diesel http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/cepsa-quimica-persan-to-transport-their-supplies-using-renewable-diesel/ Cepsa Química and the Persán group, a leading company of home care and personal care products, have signed an agreement so that the supply transportation of chemical products from Cepsa to the Sevillian company will be carried out using 100% renewable diesel. Africa could compete in fuel exports, but massive investments are needed http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/africa-could-compete-in-fuel-exports-but-massive-investments-are-needed/ Africa could become a refined fuel exporter, with at least two top-notch refineries due to come on stream within the next five years, but it must overcome its dire infrastructure and a funding crunch. Neste enables North Brunswick to be the first township in New Jersey (U.S.) to transition to renewable diesel http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/neste-enables-north-brunswick-to-be-the-first-township-in-new-jersey-us-to-transition-to-renewable-diesel/ Neste announced a partnership with the Township of North Brunswick in New Jersey. The partnership enables all of North Brunswick’s diesel vehicles and equipment to switch to running on renewable diesel, making it the first township in the state to use renewable diesel for its fleet operations. Alberta says 2023/24 budget surplus smaller than forecast, cites refinery losses http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/alberta-says-202324-budget-surplus-smaller-than-forecast-cites-refinery-losses/ Canada's main oil-producing province of Alberta on Thursday said the 2023/24 budget surplus would be smaller than initially estimated, partly due to losses incurred by the Sturgeon refinery, which is joint-owned by the province. Aether Fuels secures $34 MM to scale-up proprietay sustainable fuels technology http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/aether-fuels-secures-34-mm-to-scale-up-proprietay-sustainable-fuels-technology/ Aether Fuels announced that it has secured $34 MM in Series A financing from a syndicate of global investors. With this financing, Aether plans to accelerate the scale-up of Aether Aurora™, the company’s proprietary technology to create sustainable fuels for the aviation and ocean shipping industries. Neste and OK Slurink provide Neste MY renewable diesel to Scylla’s 40 river cruise ships in the Netherlands http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/neste-and-ok-slurink-provide-neste-my-renewable-diesel-to-scylla-s-40-river-cruise-ships-in-the-netherlands/ Neste and OK Slurink have joined forces with Scylla, a provider of river cruises, to supply Neste MY Renewable Diesel in the Netherlands for Scylla’s river cruise operations. U.S. manufacturing output has flat-lined, dampening diesel use http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/us-manufacturing-output-has-flat-lined-dampening-diesel-use/ U.S. manufacturing production has barely increased since before the pandemic, which explains why diesel consumption remains anaemic and has not rebounded in line with expectations at the start of the year. Technip Energies awarded a significant contract for IOCL’s grassroots naphtha cracking unit at Paradip (India) http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/technip-energies-awarded-a-significant-contract-for-iocl-s-grassroots-naphtha-cracking-unit-at-paradip-india/ Technip Energies has been awarded a significant contract by Indian Oil Corporation Limited for the license, basic engineering design package, proprietary equipment and catalyst supply and related services for the 1.5-MMtpy Paradip naphtha cracker unit block of the grassroot petrochemical complex in Paradip, India.