State Oil Co. of Azerbaijan, the energy company known as Socar, is seeking $3 billion to help finance a planned refinery in western Turkey as it expands output of naphtha for chemicals production in the country.
Spot gasoline in San Francisco advanced to the highest level against futures in more than seven months after Tesoro Corp.’s Golden Eagle refinery in Northern California reported a vapor release from a unit.
Within minutes of a blaze starting at West Fertilizer Co. on the evening of April 17, residents a third of a mile away on Main Street in West, Texas, gathered in their front yards to watch firefighters at the plant.
Finance Ministry comments in pre- budget document without giving total amount for construction of refinery. * NOTE: Tullow Oil, China National Offshore Oil Corp. and France’s Total SA developing Uganda’s finds of 3.5b barrels of crude * NOTE: Govt, Total, CNOOC agreed on a 30,000bpd refinery