Vertex and Pilkington UK sign major low carbon hydrogen supply agreement


Vertex Hydrogen has signed a ‘Heads of Terms’ offtake agreement for low carbon hydrogen with Merseyside glass manufacturer Pilkington UK. St Helens’ Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has led the flat glass sector in the switch towards low carbon fuels, completing two world-first trials of hydrogen being fired in a glass […]

Essar Oil UK appoint Mark Palios as a Non-Executive Board Director


10 October 2022 – Essar Oil UK, the leading downstream energy company, has announced the appointment of Mark Palios, chairman and co-owner of Tranmere Rovers FC, as an independent non-executive board director, effective from 5 October 2022. The appointment of the well-known North West-based businessman comes at a key juncture for Essar as it delivers on […]

Essar Oil UK continues to build talent pipeline with arrival of new graduate intake

Stanlow, 4 October 2022:  Further to its announcement on 7 July 2022, Essar Oil UK has welcomed eight exceptional individuals to its graduate development programme, as the company continues to invest in the UK energy transition. After a competitive selection process, the graduates, who begin their three-year graduate development programme yesterday, all come from engineering, […]

Essar Oil UK signs offtake agreement with Vertex Hydrogen


Stanlow, 28 September 2022: Essar Oil UK Limited (Essar) announces it has signed a ‘Heads of Terms’ offtake agreement with Vertex Hydrogen (Vertex) for the supply of 280MW+ of Hydrogen. The hydrogen will then be used to help decarbonise Essar’s existing production facilities including the new hydrogen powered furnace which was delivered in August this […]

Essar signs new 60 million litre fuel deal with D.A Roberts


Stanlow, 17 August 2022: Essar Oil UK Limited has cemented a long-standing relationship with D.A Roberts after signing a five-year, 60 million litre fuel deal with the Shropshire-based business.  The deal will see D.A Roberts’ Gridley Brook garage in Whitchurch, Shropshire, rebranded as an Essar outlet, enabling the business to buy fuel direct from its manufacturing […]

Essar reaches new milestone in Transition to Low Carbon operations

Ellesmere Port, 15 August 2022 – Essar Oil UK has today achieved a new milestone in its ongoing transition to low carbon operations, following the UK Government’s decision to shortlist the construction of a new hydrogen project and separate carbon capture project at its site in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire. The announcement by the Department for Business, […]

Essar strikes landmark supply deal with Liverpool Airport

Liverpool, 2 August 2022 – Essar Oil (UK) Limited, which owns and operates the Stanlow refinery in Ellesmere Port, has today announced it has signed a major new agreement with Liverpool John Lennon Airport for the direct supply of aviation fuel to commercial airlines. The new access agreement will allow Essar to supply fuel directly to […]