Tag Archives: Essar

Ministerial visit to Stanlow focuses on low carbon future

Essar was delighted to host a visit to Stanlow Refinery today by Andrew Stephenson MP, minister of state at the Department for Transport. The minister met senior company representatives and discussed plans to create a new facility to convert non-recyclable Read more »


Essar donates £3,000 to support Warrington charity

A significant safety milestone at the Stanlow Manufacturing Complex has seen a £3,000 donation made to Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND) charity, Families United (Warrington). The funds were provided through Essar’s ‘Let’s Give’ scheme, which links the company’s commitment Read more »


Essar strengthens leadership team with senior appointment

Essar Oil UK is pleased to announce the further strengthening of its executive leadership team with the appointment of Mark Pennifold as chief people officer. Mark is a highly experienced human resources professional who has worked at senior level within Read more »


Essar donates £3,000 to provide dementia support

A significant safety milestone reached at Essar Stanlow has seen a £3,000 donation made to The Alzheimer’s Society. The award recognises the recent achievement of reaching one million hours without a recordable injury at the Ellesmere Port site. The funds Read more »


Essar to play key part in regional decarbonisation partnership

Following a commitment of £72 million of funding, HyNet North West will transform the North West into the world’s first low carbon industrial cluster, playing a critical role in the UK’s transition to ‘net zero’ greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 Read more »


Biorefinery set for take-off at Stanlow

A new facility, which will convert non-recyclable household waste into sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) for use by airlines operating at UK airports, has been created in a joint venture between Essar Oil (UK) Limited (Essar), Fulcrum BioEnergy Limited (Fulcrum) and Read more »


Essar and Progressive Energy join forces in low carbon venture

Essar and Progressive Energy, developers of HyNet North West – the UK’s leading industrial decarbonisation cluster – have joined forces to set up a venture to produce low carbon hydrogen at Essar’s Stanlow Refinery in Cheshire, for use across the Read more »


Essar strengthens executive leadership team with senior appointment

Essar Oil (UK) Limited, which owns and operates the Stanlow Manufacturing Complex, announces the further strengthening of its executive leadership team with the appointment of Stephen McCaffrey as chief financial officer. Stephen is highly experienced in the Oil and Gas, Read more »


Essar safety milestone raises £3,000 for local hospice

Employees at Essar Stanlow have been able to make a valuable difference to a cause close to their hearts, thanks to the company’s Let’s Give programme. The initiative links safety achievements and charitable giving, with donations made to local charities Read more »


Essar appoints Stein Ivar Bye as chief executive officer

Stein Ivar Bye

The board of Essar Oil UK Ltd has announced the appointment of Stein Ivar Bye, former boss of Sweden’s largest fuel firm, as chief executive officer. Leaving behind his job as chief operating officer at Scandinavian crude oil giant Preem, Read more »