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Emerson to Host Biofuels Summits in Denver, Atlanta, Houston

Emerson Process Management is hosting a series of regional summits across the United States to address key factors and recommendations necessary to ensure the successful commercialization of alternative fuels, specifically second-generation biofuels.

The next Emerson Alternative Fuels/BioRefinery Summit will be Thursday, March 19, in Denver, followed by summits in Atlanta in April and Houston in May. Emerson kicked off the series in December in Madison, Wis. 

Source: Emerson

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Reliance Industries Mulls Merger with Reliance Petroleum

The directors of Reliance Industries Ltd., India's biggest company by market value, said Friday in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange it will consider Monday a merger of its unit, Reliance Petroleum Ltd., with itself, amid lower global crude oil prices and falling refining margins.

Analysts said a could mean that Chevron Corp. won't exercise its option to raise its 5% stake in Reliance Petroleum's 580,000-barrel-a-day refinery at Jamnagar, in the west Indian state of Gujarat.

Source: Wall Street Journal

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Planned Ethanol Projects Vanishing into Thin Air

As ethanol producers continue to struggle with low ethanol prices and high feedstock prices, additional players looking to get into the game have struggled to get funding for more plants to be built. Planned ethanol projects are vanishing into thin air, and the number of cancellations and projects being put on hold continues to rise.

Source: Industrial Info Resources

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Refinery Expansion Brings $745 Million of Projects to Great Lakes Region

The Southwest region includes the states of Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Oklahoma and currently has 128 projects with a combined value of $3.08 billion scheduled to begin through the end of the year. The Great Lakes region, consisting of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin, has 39 projects scheduled to begin during this time with a total value of $1.2 billion.

Source: Industrial Info Resources

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Floridians Debate Water Pipeline Proposal

Having less water in Florida could lead to building some really big water lines.

Central Florida utility managers have begun circulating long-term proposals to lay hundreds of miles of interconnected pipelines that could cross nine counties to satisfy growing demand for drinkable water.

Source: Florida Times-Union

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