PBF Energy Braces for Another Tough Year in Refining, Eyes Renewable Diesel

The COVID-19 pandemic made no exceptions for refiner PBF Energy Incorporated (NYSE:PBF) (Parsippany, New Jersey), which saw its 2020 revenues fall 42% from 2019…

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Mon Feb 15 2021

U.S. Refineries See Sharp Drop in Throughput

The spring turnaround season at U.S. refineries is already here. More surprisingly, refineries have seen a massive, 865,000-barrel-per-day drop in crude throughput during…

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William Ploch

Thu Feb 14 2019

What Winter? U.S. Refineries Already at Spring Turnarounds

According to IIR Energy's David Elpers, the spring turnaround season already is in full force at U.S. refineries, and it may have already peaked.…

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William Ploch

Mon Feb 04 2019

Western Canada Oil Prices Remain Stronger After Start of Production Curtailment

Western Canada's oil prices have remained relatively strong after Alberta's oil production curtailments took effect on Tuesday to address a storage glut. According to The…

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William Ploch

Fri Jan 04 2019

Market Outlook in Review: Renewables, Natural Gas Dominate North American Power Industry Spending

North American renewable energy is on the rise, while coal-fired and nuclear development are fading into the background. Along with the increased renewable generation comes…

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William Ploch

Mon Nov 26 2018

PBF Energy Braces for Another Tough Year in Refining, Eyes Renewable Diesel

The COVID-19 pandemic made no exceptions for refiner PBF Energy Incorporated (NYSE:PBF) (Parsippany, New Jersey), which saw its 2020 revenues fall 42% from 2019 to about $3.65 billion, as many drivers reduced their road time and per-barrel refining margins fell below $10, usually the breakeven line for profits. Executives bluntly acknowledged that its product demand will not see »

U.S. Refineries See Sharp Drop in Throughput

The spring turnaround season at U.S. refineries is already here. More surprisingly, refineries have seen a massive, 865,000-barrel-per-day drop in crude throughput during a single reporting period. Timing is everything, though, and just as PADD 3 was set to begin its "peak" week for planned maintenance, several other regions were hit with unplanned outages. The " »

What Winter? U.S. Refineries Already at Spring Turnarounds

According to IIR Energy's David Elpers, the spring turnaround season already is in full force at U.S. refineries, and it may have already peaked. The findings are based on a recent analysis of U.S. crude runs and data from last week's report from the U.S. Department of Energy. This week’s stats showed a substantial drop in »

Western Canada Oil Prices Remain Stronger After Start of Production Curtailment

Western Canada's oil prices have remained relatively strong after Alberta's oil production curtailments took effect on Tuesday to address a storage glut. According to The Canadian Press, the price differential between Western Canadian Select (WCS) bitumen-blend heavy oil and New York-traded West Texas Intermediate (WTI) oil prices was about US$12.50 per barrel on Wednesday afternoon, compared with more »

Market Outlook in Review: Renewables, Natural Gas Dominate North American Power Industry Spending

North American renewable energy is on the rise, while coal-fired and nuclear development are fading into the background. Along with the increased renewable generation comes the need for additional transmission and distribution infrastructure. Britt Burt, Industrial Info's vice president of research for the Power Industry, discussed these and other subjects at the company's recent Market Outlook in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. »