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Refineria di Korsou
By Edition On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

RdK on schedule with refinery

WILLEMSTAD - There will be a strategic partner for the refinery. Everything is running according to schedule. This was announced by the public company Curaçao Refinery (RdK), the owner of the refinery. Potential More...

Gold bars
By Edition On Monday, April 16th, 2018

Guyana government considers establishing gold refinery

GEORGETOWN - The Guyana Government is considering modernizing the local gold industry through the establishment of a gold refinery. And Minister of Natural Resources Raphael Trotman, who made the disclosure, said More...

By Edition On Thursday, January 4th, 2018

First cargo of alumina ships from Jamaica bauxite refinery under Chinese ownership

KINGSTON - The first cargo of alumina produced by the Alpart refinery under its new Chinese owners has been shipped from the island. The shipment, which totalled 35,000 tonnes, is destined for China. It is the More...

oil refinery
By Edition On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Carbon dioxide in atmosphere rises at record rate for second straight year

The amount of carbon dioxide in the air has reached a new record. COLORADO – For the second consecutive year, carbon dioxide concentrations as measured at the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii rose at a record rate, More...

By Edition On Thursday, August 18th, 2016

Venezuela’s light crude habit soaks up US exports

HOUSTON - Venezuela’s thirst for light crude imports could play an interesting role in crimping as much as 300,000 b/d of its own crude exports. That would amount to a whopping 14% of Venezuela’s 2.12 million More...

By Edition On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

USVI government sues refinery operator for $1.5 billion

ST CROIX, USVI -- A complaint filed in Superior Court in the US Virgin Islands on Monday charged the Hess Corporation with serious violations of the law after the company abandoned operations at one of the largest More...

By Edition On Friday, September 11th, 2015

Three cargoes of African crude delivered in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela's state-run oil company PDVSA has bought three new cargoes of Angolan and Nigerian crudes for delivery at Bullenbay terminal in Curaçao, according to traders and Thomson Reuters vessel tracking More...

By Edition On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

USVI government seeks to foreclose on St Croix refinery

ST CROIX, USVI -- In the latest twist in the ongoing saga of the mothballed HOVENSA oil refinery on St Croix, the US Virgin Islands government last week filed a six-page action in the local Superior Court to begin More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 11th, 2014

OPEC ‘effectively dissolved’; oil will slide to $50

OPEC has lost its competence, as it failed to stabilize oil prices at the last meeting, according to Bank of America. It warns oil will slide to $50 a barrel leading to wild prices, where only rich Middle East states More...

oil refinery
By Edition On Thursday, December 4th, 2014

PAIS and Leeflang want Greentown in parliament

WILLEMSTAD – The PAIS faction and Independent Member of Parliament, Omayra Leeflang want to submit a request to convene a Central Committee meeting with Greentown, the organization dedicated to an alternative More...