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Secretary of Energy to oversee Motiva groundbreaking
The Port Arthur News Dec. 7, 2007 3pm
Motiva’s refinery expansion groundbreaking ceremony is welcoming the biggest names in energy. U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Samuel W. Bodman will participate in a groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of the Motiva Port Arthur Refinery at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 10.
Bodman will discuss the importance of increasing domestic refinery capacity to boost gasoline supply to Americans across the country and advance our nation’s energy security. The Motiva Port Arthur Refinery is located at 2555 Savannah Avenue. In September, Motiva announced expansion plans to double its capacity to 600,000 barrels a day making it the biggest plant in the United States.