All about Oil Refinery

Refineria di Korsou
By Edition On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Search for a strategic partner for oil refinery progressing according to plan

WILLEMSTAD - All the efforts of the public company Refineria di Korsou (RdK), the Curaçao Refinery is concentrated on finding a strategic partner for the refinery after the current contract with the Venezuelan More...

AlexRosaria
By Edition On Monday, September 17th, 2018
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Rosaria: ‘Myanmar moving on with refinery without GZE: lessons for Curaçao’

Since visiting Myanmar late 2016, I’ve written extensively about the failure of Guangdong Zhenrong Engergy (GZE) to deliver on promises made to this Asian country to build a refinery as part of China’s imperial More...

Rhuggenaath
By Edition On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Rhuggenaath: No guarantees about future Isla, but focus on solutions

WILLEMSTAD - Prime Minister Eugene Rhuggenaath cannot give any guarantees about the future of the Isla refinery, but he can guarantee that the focus is on scenarios that keep the refinery open and solve the problems. At More...

petrotrin_refinery
By Edition On Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
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State-owned oil refinery in Trinidad to close

PORT OF SPAIN - As Trinidad and Tobago is about to celebrate its 56th anniversary of political independence, its state owned oil refinery company Petrotrin, which has employed thousands of permanent and contract More...

pdvsa-venezuela-tanker
By Edition On Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
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PDVSA and Shell signed service contract for gas exploitation in Monagas

CARACAS - Petróleos de Venezuela, SA (PDVSA) and the company Shell Venezuela, SA, signed a contract for technical services, supply of materials and services, for the use of natural gas in the north of Monagas More...

Oil Refinery
By Edition On Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
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Update: International corporations against Venezuelan PDVSA

HOUSTON, CARACAS - US oil giant ConocoPhillips "seized" Venezuela's export infrastructure in the Dutch Caribbean for compensation. Canadian gold company meanwhile resorts to Venezuela's refineries in the US. As More...

oil refinery
By Edition On Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018
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Refinery at minimum as it continues partner hunt

WILLEMSTAD - Isla refinery continues operating at a minimum level as it waits for the resolution of a legal dispute between Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA and ConocoPhillips to restore crude supplies to the plant, More...

PDVSA
By Edition On Monday, August 13th, 2018
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Is Venezuelan oil production falling even faster than expected?

The bad news from Venezuela continues. In July, Venezuela’s oil production came in lower than PDVSA had targeted, according to Argus Media. While PDVSA had hoped that it, along with its joint venture partners, More...

pollution refinery
By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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New legal study: “The Kingdom in violation of the European Convention on Human Rights in the case of the ‘Isla’ oil refinery on Curaçao”

WILLEMSTAD - Various studies have already been published when it comes to the Isla refinery and the violation of human rights because of the polluting emissions and the associated improper management. A new study More...

oil refinery flaring
By Edition On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
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Close the refinery, it’s enough!

Curaçao has approximately 52,000 employees. Approximately 2,000 of them find employment as long as the refinery is maintained. There are also 30,000 unemployed. 20,000 families live / work under the smoke of the More...