Tag: refining

News and Policies, World

New crude and natural gas projects for Sub-Saharan Africa

July 28, 2016

Via: Energy Global

A total of 43 crude and natural gas projects are expected to start operations in Sub-Saharan Africa by 2025, of which 31 are crude and 12 are natural gas, according to research and consulting firm GlobalData. The company’s latest report […]

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Recent U.S. imports of oil tend to be heavier than domestic production

May 9, 2016

Via: US Energy Information Administration

In 2015, more than 70% of the crude oil produced in the Lower 48 states was light oil with an API gravity above 35 degrees. At the same time, 90% of imported crude oil was heavier, with a gravity below […]