http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com Hydrocarbon Processing INERATEC’s and Clariant’s partnership to support the scale-up of sustainable fuel production https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/ineratec-s-and-clariant-s-partnership-to-support-the-scale-up-of-sustainable-fuel-production This new pioneer plant has up to 10 times higher production capacity and the several thousand tons per year will be a main driver for the broad availability of sustainable, CO2-neutral fuels and chemicals. Chevron to focus on lowering carbon intensity https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/chevron-to-focus-on-lowering-carbon-intensity Chevron Corp Chief Executive Michael Wirth told shareholders the U.S. oil producer plans to focus on lowering the carbon intensity of its operations. Exxon shareholders back board and vote no to faster carbon emission cuts https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/exxon-shareholders-back-board-and-vote-no-to-faster-carbon-emission-cuts ExxonMobil Corp shareholders on Wednesday backed the energy company's energy transition strategy, voting against most proposals related to accelerating carbon emission cuts. Lummus and Clariant awarded contract for one of the world's largest PDH units https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/lummus-and-clariant-awarded-contract-for-one-of-the-worlds-largest-pdh-units Lummus Technology announced it and its catalyst partner Clariant have been awarded a major contract by Fujian Meide to supply CATOFIN technology and catalysts for a new, world-scale propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit in Fuzhou, China. Heartwell Renewables awards engineering contract to Worley for new U.S. renewable diesel plant https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/heartwell-renewables-awards-engineering-contract-to-worley-for-new-us-renewable-diesel-plant Worley has been awarded a contract by Heartwell Renewables LLC, a joint venture between The Love’s Family of Companies and Cargill, for a greenfield renewable fuels plant in Hastings, Nebraska. SandB selected as contractor for New Hope Energy’s advanced plastics recycling unit https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/sb-selected-as-contractor-for-new-hope-energy-s-advanced-plastics-recycling-unit SandB Engineers and Constructors (SandB) signed a multi-year master service agreement to provide engineering, procurement and construction services for New Hope Energy’s plastics pyrolysis unit. New French recycling technology to recycle 50 MM PET food trays per year https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/new-french-recycling-technology-to-recycle-50-mm-pet-food-trays-per-year Indorama Ventures Public Co. Ltd. and Wellman France Recycling have been working on PET trays recycling for 6 yr in Verdun, France. The project's objective was to develop and validate recycling for monolayer and multilayer PET trays. UAE's ADNOC, BP and Masdar forge energy partnership https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/uaes-adnoc-bp-and-masdar-forge-energy-partnership The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), oil major BP and Abu Dhabi future energy company Masdar have joined forces to develop clean hydrogen and technology hubs to produce sustainable aviation fuels. Panama to develop largest advanced biorefinery to make lower-carbon aviation fuel https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/panama-to-develop-largest-advanced-biorefinery-to-make-lower-carbon-aviation-fuel The government of Panama and energy companies, including SGP BioEnergy, plan to develop a major, advanced biorefinery to increase supply of lower-carbon aviation fuel. Indonesia has no plan to reduce palm oil in biodiesel mix https://hydrocarbonprocessing.com/news/2022/05/indonesia-has-no-plan-to-reduce-palm-oil-in-biodiesel-mix Indonesia has no plans to reduce the percentage of palm oil in biodiesel below its current level of 30% in order to ensure the country's energy supply