Tag Archives: Essar

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 »


Essar strengthens ASDA relationship with new deal

Essar Oil UK, which owns and operates the Stanlow Refinery, has today announced a new agreement with ASDA for the supply of petrol and diesel in the Midlands. ASDA has an existing contract to lift road transport fuels direct from Read more »


Essar’s exemplary safety performance awarded gold

Essar Oil UK’s Stanlow Manufacturing Complex has achieved Gold in the internationally-renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards, which offer a prime opportunity to benchmark safety performance year on year and ensure consistent performance between sites. They also provide an effective Read more »


Essar safety achievement raises £3,000 for local charity

Further to news of the significant safety milestone achieved at Stanlow, a donation of £3,000 has been made to the Ellesmere Port based Boaty Theatre Company to support the delivery of their summer programme for local children. The funds were Read more »


Essar thanks NHS staff with fuel discount

Joining forces with its retail dealers to show appreciation to our front-line NHS heroes, Essar is supporting them with 10p per litre discount off their fuel. In a move that took effect from 7th May, NHS staff can claim their Read more »