LSFO

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LSFOLow Sulphur Fuel Oil
LSFOLong, Segmented, Filamentous Organism
LSFOLickety Splits Flyball Organization (Lakeside, CA)
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The tanker with 154,411 metric tonnes of low sulphur fuel oil is now en route to Singapore, the firm said, adding they also commenced loading 80,000 metric tonnes set for Europe, making it a busy month for low sulphur fuel oil shipments.
The refinery, crucial to securing naphtha feedstock for the petrochemicals sector and low sulphur fuel oil (LSFO) for the electric power sector, has been under intense scrutiny since a parliamentary group in 2008 called for a review of how contracts for the project have been awarded.
Low sulphur fuel oil has meanwhile shown a very modest increase from Euro 186.73/tonne two weeks ago, to Euro 188.55/tonne, but the price of high-sulphur fuel oils has risen more sharply from Euro 187.21/tonne to Euro 197.69...JJ:(HB)
Ship-owners will face several options: continue to use non-compliant fuel oil and install scrubbers that clean out exhaust fumes including sulphur content, burn LNG or methanol, or use compliant fuels such as Low Sulphur Fuel Oil (LSFO) and marine gasoil.
Supporting the Kuwaiti government's ambition to transform the country through New Vision 2030, the $14bn (KWD4.2bn) Al Zour refinery will produce low sulphur fuel oil that will replace the high-sulphur fuel oil used in local power plants.
The change in regulations in 2020 forces a portion of the world's fleet to switch to lower sulphur, but higher cost, fuels such as marine gasoil (MGO) and ultra low sulphur fuel oil.
The ballooning costs will come as the change in regulations forces a portion of the world's fleet to switch to lower sulphur, but higher cost, fuels such as marine gasoil (MGO) and ultra low sulphur fuel oil. The International Maritime Organization's (IMO) rules targeting air pollution will cut the maximum amount of sulphur emissions that ships worldwide can burn to 0.5 percent of fuel content by 2020, from 3.5 percent currently.
The national fuel supply company has to receive Rs 1.3 billion on account of audited price differential claim of High Speed Diesel( HSD) Rs 3 billion on account of price differential on Low Sulphur Fuel Oil and High Sulphur Fuel Oil(LSO, HSO), Rs 1billion on account of price differential on imported PMG and Rs 8 billion under GLMP.
Kuwait plans to produce low sulphur fuel oil to limit the impact on the environment.
Low sulphur fuel oil prices are now down to Euro 178.68/tonne from Euro 184.47 two weeks ago.