The fractionation system will recover propane, isobutane, normal butane and pentane or natural gasoline
from mixed natural gas liquids for use in petrochemical manufacturing.
Hydrocarbon Gas Liquids (HGL): A group of hydrocarbons including ethane, propane, normal butane, isobutane, and natural gasoline
, and their associated olefins, including ethylene, propylene, butylene, and isobutylene.
The company said the new 50-mile pipeline is designed to transport condensate and natural gasoline
in a batched system from origination facilities in Harrison County, Ohio, to a tank farm in East Sparta, Ohio, where it can then continue on to Marathon Petroleum Corporation`s (MPC) 93,000-barrels-per-day refinery in Canton, Ohio.
He added that the company had previously exported three shipments of natural gasoline
to the city of Fujairah on board of a ship belongs to Shell.
The $4 billion UMTP will be designed to transport propane, butanes, natural gasoline
, y-grade and condensate in batches along the system, with a maximum design capacity of 430,000 bpd.
The processing plants can produce 96,000 b/d of butane, propane, natural gasoline
(NGL), naphtha, condensate, ethane-rich gas and methane.
Products obtained include ethane, liquefied petroleum gases (propane and butanes), and natural gasoline
Colombia's oil firm Ecopetrol is looking for a gasoline cargo to buy, while Argentina's Pluspetrol, Venezuela's PDVSA and the Cartagena refinery in Colombia are selling natural gasoline
, virgin naphtha, high-sulphur diesel (HSD) and jet fuel for the coming weeks, according to tenders seen by Reuters.
He added with regard to these specifications, the plant has decided to establish the related facilities for separating natural gas from gas condensate to produce more valuable products including ethane, propane, butane and natural gasoline
The result has been an upsurge in output of very light liquid fuels variously described as light condensate, drip gas, pentanes plus or natural gasoline
, which compete head one with the light naphtha traditionally produced by oil refineries, an essential component in the production of both motor gasoline and petrochemicals.
Plains Marketing Canada LP (In re Renew Energy LLC), recently ruled that a supplier of physically delivered natural gasoline
was entitled to utilize the safe harbor defense to reduce a substantial amount of its preference liability because two of the supplier's contracts with the debtor were "forward contracts" within the meaning of the Bankruptcy Code, and the transactions otherwise satisfied the requirements of the safe harbor defense.
In March, about 54,000 b/d of fuel oil was blended into Basra Light and 79,000 b/d of fuel oil and natural gasoline