HOUSTON — Phillips 66 has been selected by Reliance Industries Limited, India’s largest private sector enterprise, to provide technology for planned gasification plants in Jamnagar, India.
Reliance''s Jamnagar site is the largest refining complex in the world, with an aggregate refining capacity of 1.3 million barrels of oil per day.
The planned gasification plants at Jamnagar will be among the largest in the world and will process petroleum coke and coal into synthesis gas utilizing Phillips 66’s E-Gas Technology.
The synthesis gas will be used as feedstock for a new chemical complex and will fuel the refinery''s existing gas turbine power generation units.
"We look forward to this opportunity to work with Reliance on the largest gasification project in the world," said Rex Bennett, president, specialties and business development at Phillips 66. "Our E-Gas Technology will be used to turn petcoke and coal into clean, reliable energy for Reliance''s refinery and petrochemical plant operations."