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Refinery Status: Chevron Receives Repair Permits

Dow Jones Newswires -- The following table lists unplanned and planned production outages at U.S. refineries as reported by Dow Jones Newswires. The information is compiled from both official and unofficial refining sources and doesn't purport to be a comprehensive list.

Chevron Corp. (CVX) said Thursday that it had received permits to proceed with needed repairs to its Richmond, CA refinery to bring the facility back to full production. A spokesman said these were the last significant outstanding permits. The company still expects the repair process to be completed in the first quarter of 2013.

Citgo Petroleum Corp. reported flaring at its Lake Charles, La., refinery Wednesday in a filing with the National Response Center released Dec. 27.


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Submitted Dec 29, 2012 By: RENEGADEGAS
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honda0105
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Reposting since GB seems to start the new year with a hiccup again.. posted 8 postings and 12 prices and got 50 points!

about time...?
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honda0105
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about time...?
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tomok
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 2:52:00 AM

Chevron Receives Repair Permits? Why do they need a permit? Big Oil shuts down the refinery for repair or upgrade and continue to produce fuel at the same time? They create a shorage of fuel to drive the price of fuel up at the pump?
Big Oil and Big Gas sells fuel and natural gas on the world market for higher prices to other countries. 'Coming out of the closet' Sneeky's lousy, smoke and mirrors, lack of jobs, dog and pony show and in the crapper economy, the jobs are Not here. Sneeky's economy is not improving but continues to hurt the population and the job numbers continue to be down!
The US ‘oil and natural gas resources’ belong to the citizens of this country and are to be used by those same citizens! Speculators, manipulators and the banks continue to unfairly and unjustly make the driving public pay higher prices at the pump for their personal greedy benefit.
The price at the pump needs to go down to $2/gallon - *$3, *$3.50/gallon or *$4.00 is Not the new low!
More Refineries are Not the answer, Stop exporting fuel is!
Whatever the size or shape of the vehicle, vehicle manufactures Produce and the population ‘Drives’ vehicles with high MPG, are very safe, reliable, have a ‘reasonable’ cost and a good ‘value’ for the money.
The price of fuel at the pump is too high!
XII/XXII/MMXII! - The Day After......
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 4:45:44 PM

ok
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remay
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 1:30:20 PM

That's good for CA, maybe
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 1:03:04 PM

1
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 1:11:49 AM

GREED
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 1:00:02 AM

Same prices!
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flyfast
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 12:14:13 AM

so price going to go up
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judgemobile
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 12:11:39 AM

planned or unplanned outages are another excuse to raise product prices.
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DLgougewatcher
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 12:09:35 AM

We need 20 more refineries in the US like RIGHT NOW. To HELL with opec!!
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Great. Gas prices will be so low we'll finally fill up our cigarette lighters!
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TFowler513
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 12:08:56 AM

Lets get it going. What are they waiting for???
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dundasgas
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 12:06:47 AM

Looks like problems at refineries are an on going issue.
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Hunter114
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 12:05:49 AM

Repair, but not upgrade.
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 12:05:17 AM

Need more refinery's
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:57:33 PM

Repairs should do wonders
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:55:25 PM

Repair their equipment will do nothing but jack prices thru the roof as expected. Companies will never pay for anything. It's the consumer that gets screwed all the way around
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:46:18 PM

Jeepput, your question was: - "is this importment to buddies" ??

?????????????????/

Yep, it seems so.

"Refinery Status: Chevron Receives Repair Permits" - is one of the three top member submitted "news" stories of December 28, 2012!! WOW!!!

??????????????

My question again is: - Is there voter fraud happening in the GB "news" area???
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:45:00 PM

really
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:42:31 PM

permits to get back to what was before? sheesh
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:41:35 PM

Better late than not getting one at all
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:38:04 PM

Its about time!
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:31:48 PM

ahhhh
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:27:48 PM

So what they all need repairs or upgrading.
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:26:28 PM

is this importment to buddies
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:26:10 PM

good
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:23:09 PM

"Refinery Status: Chevron Receives Repair Permits" -- ????

One of the top GasBuddy "news articles" of the day???

????????????????????????

Seems that there is GB voter fraud going on!!!!
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:23:04 PM

Maybe it will help ease the strain everywhere in the US.
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:21:34 PM


Good for California but how about the rest of us..?
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:13:06 PM


Maybe they will be able to start shipping some of it up north to break the monopoly in Oregon and Washington and our record high prices.
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:12:47 PM

Anyone out there questioning the shut downs and repairs so close to each other, coincidence or fishy?
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:10:12 PM

I am sure the EPA will find a way to slow it down.
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:06:39 PM

get the EPA out of the way of progress!
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 11:01:38 PM


Sounds like some good news for the Bay Area.
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Standin
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:55:18 PM

So why does it take do long to get a permit????
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:54:37 PM

What took so long?
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erikk77
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:51:25 PM

It's about friggin time! Chevron is just now starting to repair their Richmond, CA refinery? Way to slow!
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:50:26 PM

never too late
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:46:06 PM

About time!
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:34:21 PM

So many outages...
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:31:58 PM

It's needed!
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:29:37 PM

Oh boy
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regasaz
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:28:01 PM

How about some New, Modern, Updated Technology/Equipment refineries?
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Fluor1960
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:26:14 PM

hope you are all wrong that gas will rise due to the refinery upgrades.
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:22:24 PM

Okay
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:20:50 PM

just says higher prices
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geoutpb
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:17:52 PM

It takes a long time to get all the permits in hand.
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:16:54 PM

We need some new refineries OBAMA.
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 10:16:27 PM

Just another reason to raise prices.
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