29 April 2011 20:24 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--US-based Valero has begun to restart its 245,000 bbl/day refinery in Texas City, Texas, a spokesman said on Friday.
The refinery was among several complexes in Texas City that lost power as a result of a string of outages earlier this week.
Valero lost its power on Tuesday morning, said Bill Day, spokesman. The refinery should return to normal operating rates in a couple of days, he said.
Valero is investigating the cause of the outage, Day said.
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