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Downstream news updates


Evaluating risks and diversifying economies

Gord Cope, Contributing Editor, discusses the state of the refining and petrochemical sector in the MENA region and reveals how countries are looking to tap into the green fuels sector.

Facilitating the transition

Dr Chris Mills, TÜV SÜD National Engineering Laboratory, UK, discusses how flow measurement will play a fundamental role in carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS).

BP announces organisational restructure

BP is simplifying its organisational structure, supporting delivery of the priorities it set out in February 2024 to grow the value of the company.

Navigating cybersecurity challenges

Paul Evans, Nozomi Networks, discusses the challenges faced by the downstream oil and gas industry as it embraces digitisation.

More hydrocarbon news updates


ReGen III provides update on upcycling project

ReGen III Corp., a cleantech company commercialising the ReGen™ process to upcycle used motor oil (UMO) into high-value Group III base oils, has provided an update regarding the company’s pilot testing with Koch Modular Process Systems.


EMA and JERA sign LNG MoU

Under the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), EMA and JERA will share best practices and knowledge in LNG procurement and management of LNG supplies.


Reducing environmental impact

Andrew Hubbell, CITGO, Brandon Burns, Shell Energy and Chemicals, and Victor Batarseh, W.R. Grace & Co., explain how the environmental impact of FCCs can be reduced with wet gas scrubbers by implementing SOx additive.