26 May 2009 11:57 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS news)--Neste Oil has started building an 800,000 tonne/year renewable diesel plant at the Port of Rotterdam which will be the largest in Europe once completed, the company said on Tuesday.
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The €670m ($944m) facility was due to be completed in 2011 and would create more than 100 jobs, the company said.
Mayor of Rotterdam Ahmed Aboutaleb welcomed the investment, saying it would further strengthen the harbour’s position as the leading biofuels hub in
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