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29 June 2015 Releases and news
Neste's NEXBTL renewable diesel proves its performance - Across the USA on just one tank
Neste Corporation Press release 29 June 2015 at 3.20 pm Neste's NEXBTL renewable diesel proves its performance - Across the USA on just one tank Neste, the world largest producer of renewable diesel, CLP Motorsports and multiple time X-Games and Rally Cross champion Tanner Foust made history on June 26th, when CLP Motorsports' Superlite Coupe crossed the finish line in Santa Monica, California after driving across the USA on one tank of NEXBTL renewable diesel. This was no ordinary trip - it was a historic accomplishment of car, men, and a remarkable renewable diesel fuel. This was the first time ever that this type of trip was driven using a fuel that is made exclusively from bio-based raw materials. The trip was the...
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29 June 2015 Releases and news
Neste Jacobs in an Important Role in Finnish Gas Industry Restructuring Project
Neste Jacobs OyPress Release29 June 2015 at 9.00 am Neste Jacobs in an Important Role in Finnish Gas Industry Restructuring Project Technology, engineering and project management company Neste Jacobs acted as a technical advisor to SL Capital Partners in the acquisition of Gasum Paikallisjakelu and Helsingin Kaupunkikaasu local gas distribution networks. The agreement is in line with the imposed EU energy reform, which requires the separation of sales and distribution ownership in the gas and electricity infrastructure. As per agreement Gasum is giving up ownership of the distribution network, but maintains the supply contracts with gas customers. SL Capital Partners role is to maintain and develop the gas distribution...
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17 June 2015 Releases and news
Advanced biofuels are the most cost-efficient way to reduce CO2 emissions from traffic
News17 June 2015 VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and VATT Institute for Economic Research have assessed the climate and cost impact of alternative forms of energy for road traffic when pursuing the EU's climate objectives for 2030. "We are pleased with the results of the study.  They strongly support the goal of increasing the share of renewable fuels by 2030 specified in the Government Programme.  Advanced "drop-in" biofuels, such as Neste's NEXBTL renewable diesel, were highlighted in the study," says Ilkka Räsänen, Director, Public Affairs in Neste. According to the study, the most cost-effective way to reduce emissions from the point of the national economy as a whole is to invest in the production...
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17 June 2015 Releases and news
Advanced biofuels are the most cost-efficient way to reduce CO2 emissions from traffic
News 17 June 2015 VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and VATT Institute for Economic Research have assessed the climate and cost impact of alternative forms of energy for road traffic when pursuing the EU's climate objectives for 2030. "We are pleased with the results of the study.  They strongly support the goal of increasing the share of renewable fuels by 2030 specified in the Government Programme.  Advanced "drop-in" biofuels, such as Neste's NEXBTL renewable diesel, were highlighted in the study," says Ilkka Räsänen, Director, Public Affairs in Neste. According to the study, the most cost-effective way to reduce emissions from the point of the national economy as a whole is to invest in...
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17 June 2015 Releases and news
Neste and HCS Group to form an extensive partnership for renewable distillates
Neste Corporation Press Release 17 June 2015 at 3.00 pm (EET) Neste and HCS Group to form an extensive partnership for renewable distillates Neste, the world's leading producer of premium-quality renewable fuels and the HCS Group (Haltermann Carless Solutions), a leading global manufacturer of high-quality hydrocarbon and chemical specialty products, are establishing a preferred partnership for renewable distillate products. Using its patented NEXBTL technology, Neste will supply Haltermann Carless with renewable components, which will be further processed into new, customized bio-products for various industrial applications. For customers, the renewable downstream products will not only reduce the environmental...
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17 June 2015 Stories
NEXBTL-based R33 fuel wins alternative fuels categoryin Nürburgring 24-hour race
  Neste's research and cooperation partner Tuning Akademie was one of the winning teams at the24-hour race at the Nürburgring in Germany on May 16–17, 2015. Part of the success story was Neste’s NEXBTL renewable diesel which was used in the car of the winning team. Some 200,000 spectators watched as 151 cars started for the traditional 24-hour race at the Nürburgring in Germany on May 16–17, 2015. In addition to the GT cars racing for the overall win, the race had several classes, one of which was the "AT" class for alternative fuels. This year, six cars started in the AT class. Of these, 4 were diesel-powered using Neste’s NEXBTL-based R33 fuel. Neste's research and cooperation partner Tuning Akademie team won...
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17 June 2015 Stories
We are now simply Neste
For ten years you have known us as Neste Oil. From now on we are Neste. Changing our name is not a huge deal. One might say it is mostly a matter of printing new business cards. It is the changes that lie behind this decision that are important to grasp. We are a lot more than a conventional oil company. Where others drill underground, we seek growth from raw materials considered to be waste. For us, going forward means developing the world’s best fuels and finding new ways of using our renewable products. That is why we decided that it is time to drop the Oil from our company name, even though we will continue to be a significant player in the oil refining business. A forward Attitude We are fostering a...
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16 June 2015 Releases and news
Neste sells product tankers Purha and Jurmo
Neste Corporation Press release 16 June 2015 at 9.30 am (EET) Neste sells product tankers Purha and Jurmo Neste will sell the product vessels Purha and Jurmo to Swedish shipping company Rederi AB Donsötank. The ships will be handed over to its new owner in September 2015. Until that time, OSM Ship Management Finland will continue as the Purha's and Jurmo's ship management company. The sale is based on Neste's decision to divest its shipping operations, announced in fall 2013. Neste has now sold all the vessels it fully owns. Purha and Jurmo are not those vessels specified as critical for Finland's supply security. The tankers and harbor tugs previously owned by Neste which are included in this category are nowadays Finnish-...
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