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Repsol reinforces its commitment to the circular economy with a new investment in Puertollano, Spain
The company is progressing toward its goal of promoting the use of circular materials by starting up a new production line for recycled plastics at its Puertollano Industrial Complex. With an inves...
Update on Engie and Equinor feasibility H2BE hydrogen project in Ghent, Belgium
ENGIE and Equinor have decided to sign a joint development agreement (JDA), progress H2BE to the next development phase and further mature towards concept selection in 2023.
Another concentrated nitric acid unit commissioned by Grupa Azoty in Tarnów, Poland
This is a second production line for above 98 per cent concentrated nitric acid now operating in Tarnów. It has brought the Tarnów plant’s total annual capacity for that product to 80,000 tonnes.
PureCycle’s First Plastic Recycling Plant in Europe located in Antwerp-Brugges NextGen District, Belgium
The new plant is expected to have an annual capacity of 59,000 metric tons, with opportunities to expand operations with an anticipated total capacity of approximately 240,000 metric tons per year.
CABB site in Kokkola, Finland: vital growth with a focus on sustainability
CABB Group will invest more than EUR 50 million by 2025 in expanding its facilities at its site in Kokkola, Finland. A new office building is also being constructed. Special attention is being pai...
Borealis, committed to lead the transformation to a circular economy, acquires a majority stake in Renasci’s Ostend facility, Belgium
Borealis increases its financial investment in Renasci to acquire a majority shareholding position of 50.01%. Investment will provide Borealis increasing access to chemically recycled feedstock, st...
TotalEnergies commissions BioBéarn, the country’s largest anaerobic digestion unit in Mourenx, France
The project will convert 220,000 metric tons of organic waste into 200,000 metric tons per year of digestate, a natural fertilizer, and 160 GWh of biomethane. This new unit allowing to avoid the em...