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Highlighting the importance of the downstream oil sector

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on the UK oil refining sector, in partnership with the UK Petroleum Industry Association, held its annual parliamentary reception for the UK downstream oil industry last month. “This successful event presented an ideal opportunity Read more »

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New TSA president

In late March Paul Denmead, director of terminal operations UK for World Fuel Services and vice-president of the Tank Storage Association (TSA) took over as president when Andrew Amos stepped down as president. To help with the implementation of TSA’s Read more »

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Change of gear for Clugston

The Clugston Group will be taking the opportunity to showcase the entire Group’s capabilities at next week’s FPS EXPO in Liverpool.  Over the last three years, the company’s distribution and fleet management division has maintained a significant presence at the Read more »

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Win a GoPro HERO5 with Mabanaft at FPS EXPO 2018

Mabanaft to showcase new online administration at FPS EXPO 2018 – the company is looking forward to attending this year’s event where they will be showcasing the latest development on Mabalive which allows their customers to manage deal administration online with Read more »

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Improving fuel quality and solving problems

One of FAST’s key objectives for 2018 is to engage with customers in terms of highlighting and identifying opportunities that are being missed or not exploited. Fundamental to this approach will be the growing recognition that fuel in strategic storage, Read more »

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EOGB announces support for OFTEC strategy

Burner manufacturer and distributor EOGB Energy Products has announced its backing for OFTEC’s proposals to decarbonise the UK’s 1.5 million off-grid homes by converting them to a low-carbon bio-oil, a goal that supports the government’s Clean Growth Strategy ambitions. Working Read more »

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Major investment at Belzona

Celebrating its 66th anniversary this year, Belzona shows no signs of slowing down with the opening of a brand-new state of the art training and distribution centre. The Harrogate-based company, which provides industrial protective coatings and repair composites, ran 40 Read more »

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Go ahead for Valero’s CHP unit

Proposals to construct a Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Cogeneration Unit at Pembroke Refinery have been given approval by Valero Energy Corporation, following the Welsh Government’s decision to grant planning permission for the planned £127 million project. The 45-megawatt unit Read more »

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A future framework for heat in buildings: call for evidence

On 19th March the Department for Business, Energy & lndustrial Strategy (BEIS) launched a consultation period ‘seeking evidence and views on action we can take during the 2020s to phase out high carbon fossil fuel heating in off gas grid Read more »

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Alarm bells raised by ‘beast from the east’

The impact of the recent extreme cold weather on the country’s energy supply should raise important questions for politicians as they consider the pathways towards future decarbonised energy, says OFTEC. The concerns over maintaining electricity supplies and whether natural gas Read more »

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