http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com Hydrocarbon Processing Essar launches hydrogen power plant at Stanlow refinery (U.K.) http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/essar-launches-hydrogen-power-plant-at-stanlow-refinery-uk/ Essar Energy Transition announced the launch of EET Hydrogen Power, Europe’s first hydrogen-ready combined heat and power plant to be built at its Stanlow refinery, with the aim of completing construction in 2027.  Trelleborg partners with Airbus on hydrogen-powered air travel http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/trelleborg-partners-with-airbus-on-hydrogen-powered-air-travel/ Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has partnered with Airbus for hydrogen sealing applications, supporting the mission to deliver a hydrogen-powered commercial aircraft by 2035.  Tecnimont awarded green ammonia plant study in India http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/tecnimont-awarded-green-ammonia-plant-study-in-india/ MAIRE announced that TECNIMONT (Integrated E&C Solutions), through its Indian subsidiary Tecnimont Private Limited (TCMPL), together with NEXTCHEM (Sustainable Technology Solutions), has been awarded an engineering design study (first phase of the front-end engineering design) contract by Sembcorp Green Hydrogen India Pvt Ltd for a green ammonia plant to be located in India. Evonik expands sodium methylate production in Argentina to meet growing demand for biofuels http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/evonik-expands-sodium-methylate-production-in-argentina-to-meet-growing-demand-for-biofuels/ Evonik has announced the expansion of its sodium methylate production capacity at its Rosario plant, located in the Sante Fé Province in Argentina. Lummus, MOL Group begin engineering execution on Hungary advanced waste plastic recycling plant http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/lummus-mol-group-begin-engineering-execution-on-hungary-advanced-waste-plastic-recycling-plant/ Lummus Technology, a global provider of process technologies and value-driven energy solutions, and MOL Group, the leading integrated Central Eastern European oil and gas corporation, have commenced the design phase for the first Lummus advanced waste plastic recycling unit. LOTTE Chemical develops high-intensity, flame-resistant PP products for electric vehicle batteries http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/lotte-chemical-develops-high-intensity-flame-resistant-pp-products-for-electric-vehicle-batteries/ LOTTE Chemical has developed high-intensity, flame-resistant polypropylene products that can delay thermal runaway in electric vehicle batteries. Samsung C&T to build Korea's fist ammonia import terminal for co-firing power generation http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/samsung-ct-to-build-koreas-fist-ammonia-import-terminal-for-co-firing-power-generation/ The terminal will include facilities for storing, unloading, and transporting ammonia. A 30,000-ton storage tank will be used to compress and store ammonia for co-firing power generation. The terminal will also use a fuel blend comprised of at least 20% ammonia for co-firing with coal to reduce carbon emissions. World’s first supply chain established for sustainable polyester fiber based on CO2-derived, renewable and bio-based materials http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/world-s-first-supply-chain-established-for-sustainable-polyester-fiber-based-on-co2-derived-renewable-and-bio-based-materials/ A consortium of seven companies across five countries has jointly established a supply chain for more sustainable polyester fiber. Instead of fossil materials, renewable and bio-based materials as well as carbon capture and utilization will be used in the manufacturing of polyester fibers. Sponsored: Ultipleat High-Fow filter systems: High-performance filtration for large-flow applications in a compact design http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/07/sponsored-ultipleat-high-fow-filter-systems-high-performance-filtration-for-large-flow-applications-in-a-compact-design/ With an innovative crescent-shaped pleat design, each Ultipleat High Flow filter is a single cartridge that fully utilizes all media for solids collection across multiple applications. Ultipleat High Flow filters provide exceptional filter service life when dealing with low fluxes and higher levels of incoming contaminants, reducing the number of filter changeouts and lowering the cost of replacement cartridges and disposal of spent filters. Aramco’s strategic gas expansion progresses with $25 B in contract awards http://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2024/06/aramco-s-strategic-gas-expansion-progresses-with-25-b-in-contract-awards/ Aramco has awarded contracts worth more than $25 B to progress its strategic gas expansion, which targets sales gas production growth of more than 60% by 2030.