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January 23, 2013
Located in Pampa, TX, the 65,000-m.t./year natural gas-to-methanol plant is expected begin full-scale production in the second quarter of 2014...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/G2X-starts-US-methanol-project-chooses-site-for-$1-3-billion-natgas-to-gasoline_49169.html
January 22, 2013
Brazil’s economic development bank BNDES (Rio de Janeiro) is investing 600 million reais ($293 million) in biotechnology company GraalBio Investimentos. The funds will be...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Brazils-BNDES-invests-$293-million-in-cellulosic-ethanol-producer_49197.html
January 22, 2013
Additional production of petrochemical feedstock for National Petrochemical Co.'s (NPC; Tehran) Bandar Imam, Iran, petrochemical complex began two weeks ago, Fars News Agency reports...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Irans-NPC-expands-feedstock-capacity-at-Bandar-Imam-complex-report-says_49188.html
January 17, 2013
Braskem has increased its stake in the Ethylene XXI project from 65% to 75%, and Grupo Idesa has reduced its stake from 35% to 25%, according to the Brazilian newspaper Valor...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Braskem-increases-stake-in-Ethylene-XXI_49043.html
January 17, 2013
Mexichem (Mexico City) says the board of the state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos  (Pemex) has a approved a joint venture that will double vinyl chloride monomer capacity at...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Board-approval-revives-Mexichem-VCM-joint-venture-with-Pemex_49054.html
January 3, 2013
The European Commission has launched a public consultation on the future development of unconventional fossil fuels such as shale gas in the European Union. All interested individuals...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/European-Commission-launches-public-consultation-on-shale-gas_48721.html
December 21, 2012
The Ultrapar Group, parent company of Oxiteno (São Paulo), has announced it plans invest a total of 1.44 billion reais ($676 million) in 2013. The Ultrapar group also...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Oxitenos-2013-investments-focus-on-US-Mexico_48604.html
December 20, 2012
PetroLogistics (Houston, TX) brought its propane dehydrogenation (PDH) facility in Houston down for unscheduled repairs on 17 December owing to a damaged compressor. ...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/PetroLogistics-Houston-PDH-facility-down-for-repairs_48524.html
December 20, 2012
Braskem Idesa (Mexico City), a joint venture of Brazil’s Braskem, and Mexico’s Grupo Idesa, say they have received final approval for a total of $3.2 billion in financing...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Braskem-Idesa-finalizes-$3-2-billion-in-financing-for-Ethylene-XXI_48522.html
December 19, 2012
A survey of chemical industry executives by KPMG (New York), a consultancy, has found that the US “fiscal cliff” is a key concern going into the end of the year. However...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Survey-US-fiscal-cliff-a-concern-for-industry-execs_48501.html
December 13, 2012
US chemical output excluding pharmaceuticals is expected to improve modestly in 2013 with a 1.9% advance, up from a 1.5% gain this year, according to ACC’s Year-End 2012...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/ACC-forecasts-US-chemicals-growth-of-1-9-percent-in-2013_48297.html
December 13, 2012
Reverdia (Delft, Netherlands), a joint venture between DSM and Roquette (Lestrem, France), says it has begun production of biobased succinic acid at its newly built commercial-scale...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Reverdia-opens-worlds-first-large-scale-plant-for-biobased-succinic-acid-in-Italy_48324.html
December 7, 2012
Dow Chemical and the Industrial Energy Consumers of America (IECA) on Thursday issued separate statements criticizing a new report on the economic impact of liquefied natural...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/DOE-report-on-LNG-exports-draws-negative-reviews_48220.html
December 7, 2012
"Scenarios with unlimited exports always had higher net economic benefits than corresponding cases with limited exports," says the study....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Dow-DOE-study-of-natural-gas-exports-is-deeply-flawed_48218.html
December 4, 2012
Ineos says it has signed a letter of intent with TGE Gas Engineering (Bonn, Germany), to build an ethane tank and expanded infrastructure at Ineos's Rafnes, Norway, production site...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Ineos-to-build-ethane-tank-at-Norway-cracker-site-enabling-imports-from-US_48125.html
December 4, 2012
Dow Chemical says that cost reductions and capital spending curtailments will keep the company on track to meet a near-term $10-billion/year Ebitda target by 2014 or 2015 despite a...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Dow-Chemical-adjusts-strategy-to-slow-growth-world_48111.html
November 30, 2012
A train derailment in Paulsboro, NJ has caused potentially hazardous vinyl chloride to spill into local air and water, reports say. The derailment, caused by the collapse of a rail...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/NJ-train-derailment-causes-vinyl-chloride-spill_48086.html
November 30, 2012
Slated for completion in mid-2014, the facility is expected to produce 30 million gal/yr of bioethanol from corn stover, a capital investment of about $7/gal....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/DuPont-breaks-ground-on-$200-million-cellulosic-ethanol-plant_48072.html
November 26, 2012
Mexichem says it has abandoned a planned vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) manufacturing joint venture with Mexico’s state oil company Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex; Mexico City)...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/energy_and_feedstocks/Mexichem-pulls-out-of-planned-VCM-venture-with-Pemex_47938.html
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