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By Richard Ewing 9-Dec-20 LONDON (ICIS)–Plans
for the world’s first inexperienced commercial-scale
ammonia plant to be inbuilt Denmark have been
unveiled on Wednesday, with the Danish
challenge’s backers trying to speed up the
international transition to renewable vitality.
The challenge has been developed by Skovgaard
Make investments, supported by Vestas, a sustainable
vitality options supplier, and Haldor Topsoe, a
main designer of catalysts, expertise, and
companies for the chemical and refining
By Adam Yanelli 4-Dec-20 HOUSTON (ICIS)–A brand new
surge of coronavirus (Covid-19) circumstances within the US
and Europe – and the potential lockdown measures
that might comply with – drove S&P International
Scores to decrease its full yr international GDP
development projection for 2021.
In a report launched on Friday, the score
company lowered its international forecast to five.0% GDP
development for 2021 from its earlier projection of
5.3%. The company’s 2022-2023 GDP forecast was
By Richard Ewing 1-Dec-20 LONDON
(ICIS)–Petrobras has but to discover a purchaser for
shuttered ammonia and urea vegetation run by
wholly-owned subsidiary Araucária Nitrogenados
SA (ANSA), bosses of the Brazilian vitality main
disclosed on Tuesday.
Supply – Petrobras
By Sophie Udubasceanu 1-Dec-20 London (ICIS)
–International oil markets remained transfixed on the
OPEC+ output cuts assembly delayed to Thursday.
Enhancements in China paves manner for hopes of a
quicker demand restoration.
By Will Conroy 26-Nov-20 LONDON (ICIS)–PKN
Orlen’s building of a fertilizer plant that
will broaden its Anwil unit’s nitrogen capability
by round 50% is 32% full and stays on
schedule, the Polish vitality and petrochemicals
main stated this week.
Capability on the Anwil website will rise from
966,000 tonnes/yr to 1.46m tonnes/yr with a
third manufacturing line to supply nitrate,
ammonium sulphate nitrate, and magnesium
ammonium nitrate fertilizers.
By Pearl Bantillo 26-Nov-20 SINGAPORE
(ICIS)–Saudi Aramco, the world’s greatest crude
oil exporter, has accomplished issuance of
worldwide bonds price $8bn in 5 tenors.
By Sylvia Traganida 23-Nov-20 LONDON (ICIS)–As
year-end looms, buying and selling exercise within the international
sulphuric acid market has picked up tempo.
Sylvia Traganida talks to Andy Hemphill and
Annalise Porter concerning the newest market information.
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By Richard Ewing 23-Nov-20 LONDON
(ICIS)–Abu Dhabi Nationwide Oil Firm (ADNOC)
was on Sunday mandated to discover potential
alternatives within the fast-emerging hydrogen
sector, with such an funding more likely to
contain ammonia manufacturing.
The vitality and petrochemicals main already
produces hydrogen for its downstream operations
and can now take a look at methods to assist meet international
demand for hydrogen and ammonia derived from
By Richard Ewing 17-Nov-20 LONDON
(ICIS)–Australia’s Fortescue Metals Group
(Fortescue) on Tuesday confirmed that it’s
trying to develop a 250,000 tonne/yr inexperienced
ammonia plant in Tasmania to serve the home
and worldwide fertilizer markets.
The challenge envisages the development of a 250
MW inexperienced hydrogen plant on the Bell Bay
Industrial Precinct as a part of the Tasmanian
authorities’s Renewable Hydrogen Trade
Improvement Funding program.
Supply – Fortescue