Tag: refiners

Energy Economics

End of a golden era for refiners?

September 22, 2017

Via: Petroleum Economist

Like upstream, the refining sector has been undergoing consolidation over the past decade. Bigger players are holding on to plum assets and smaller independents have adopted agile business models to eke out profits from what’s left. Those who stuck with […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Refiners on track to spend record on US renewable fuel rules

August 11, 2016

Via: American Energy News

Major refiners like Valero Energy Corp are on track to pay record amounts this year for credits to comply with US renewable fuel rules, corporate filings show, a trend that hurts profits and has some looking to export more to […]