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    Charles Randall
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    <Here is Bloomberg update of NA S/D & Project Expansions as of Jan 2009 – CER>
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    North American Planned, Unplanned Refinery Shutdowns (Table)

    By Robert Tuttle
         January 9, 2009 (Bloomberg)
    — Following is a table of scheduled and unplanned
    refinery shutdowns, maintenance, new plants and capacity expansions in North
    America. The list only includes work that could be confirmed.
         Shutdown Type: P: Planned, U: Unplanned, N: Non-maintenance

    Refinery                                     Refinery                          
    Owner                  Shutdown              Capacity                          
    Location                 Type    Period        b/d     Notes                   
    ——————————————————————————–
    New Information:

    Chevron El Segundo         P     Jan 05, 09   260,000  FCC shuts for major     
    Chevron Corp                       to                  repairs.                
    California, U.S.                 Feb 15, 09                                    

    Big West Oil               P     Dec 30, 08    68,000  Full shutdown for       
    Bakersfield                        to                  hydrocracker maintenance,
    Flying J Oil & Gas               Jan, 09               10-day catalyst change. 
    Inc                                                                            
    California, U.S.                                                               

    Current Outages:

    BP Texas City              U     Jan 06, 09   470,000  Reformer shut because of
    BP PLC                             to                  tube leak.              
    Texas, U.S.                      Jan 13, 09                                    

    Chevron El Segundo         P     Jan 05, 09   260,000  FCC shuts for major     
    Chevron Corp                       to                  repairs.                
    California, U.S.                 Feb 15, 09                                    

    Shell Deer Park            P     Jan 05, 09   340,000  CDU, FCC, Hydrocracker, 
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  coker, platformer,      
    PLC, Petroleos                   Jan 26, 09            hydrodesulfurization,   
    Mexicanos                                              Sulfur Recovery Units No.
    Texas, U.S.                                            6 and No. 7 and hydrogen
                                                           plant maintenance for   
                                                           three weeks, will reduce
                                                           crude runs.             

    Valero Benicia             P     Qtr 1, 09    153,000  Full shutdown scheduled 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  for 2009 in five-year   
    California, U.S.                 Qtr 4, 09             cycle of maintenance.   

    Valero Krotz Springs       P     Qtr 1, 09     83,100  Full turnaround planned 
    Alon USA Energy Inc                to                  for 2009.               
    Louisiana, U.S.                  Qtr 4, 09                                     

    Sunoco Philadelphia        P     Qtr 1, 09    330,000  New Hydrocracker        
    Sunoco Inc                         to                  conversion project to   
    Pennsylvania, U.S.               Qtr 4, 09             start operations in 2009,
                                                           upgrading 45,000 b/d of 
                                                           product into ultra-low  
                                                           sulfur diesel.          

    Conoco Borger              P     Qtr 1, 09    146,000  New capacity,           
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  debottlenecking to add  
    EnCana Corp                      Qtr 4, 09             20,000 b/d bitumen      
    Texas, U.S.                                            capacity.               

    Navajo Artesia             P     Jan, 09       75,000  New hydrocracker,       
    Holly Corp                         to                  capacity 15,000 barrels a
    New Mexico, U.S.                 Jan, 09               day, expected to start  
                                                           production. Turnaround  
                                                           planned.                

    Sunoco Philadelphia        P     Jan 02, 09   330,000  Hydrotreater shut for   
    Sunoco Inc                         to                  maintenance.            
    Pennsylvania, U.S.               Jan, 09                                       

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       P     Dec 30, 08   155,000  FCC, alkylation,        
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  hydrotreater units shut 
    California, U.S.                 Jan 30, 09            for maintenance.        

    Big West Oil               P     Dec 30, 08    68,000  Full shutdown for       
    Bakersfield                        to                  hydrocracker maintenance,
    Flying J Oil & Gas               Jan, 09               10-day catalyst change. 
    Inc                                                                            
    California, U.S.                                                               

    Petro Star Valdez          U     Dec 28, 08    50,000  Full shutdown after fire
    Artic Slope Regional               to                  at refinery, which      
    Corp                             N/A                   produces jet fuel, marine
    Alaska, U.S.                                           diesel and heating oil. 

    Cenex Laurel               U     Dec 25, 08    55,000  Diesel hydrotreater shut
    CHS Inc                            to                  by fire. Restart possible
    Montana, U.S.                    Jan, 09               in January 2009.        

    Total Port Arthur          P     Dec 18, 08   240,000  Gas condensate splitter 
    Total SA                           to                  shuts for a month.      
    Texas, U.S.                      Jan 19, 09                                    

    Paramount                  P     Dec 15, 08    55,000  Full shutdown and       
    Alon USA Energy Inc                to                  hydrocracker startup to 
    California, U.S.                 Feb, 09               increase gasoline, diesel
                                                           output by 50 percent.   

    Delek LaGloria             U     Nov 20, 08    58,000  Full shutdown after     
    Delek US Holdings Inc              to                  explosion in saturated  
    Texas, U.S.                      May, 09               gas unit for naphtha    
                                                           hydrotreater. Restart   
                                                           planned for May 2009.   

    Future Outages:

    Tesoro Anacortes           P     Jan 15, 09   115,000  Full shutdown for 30 days
    Tesoro Corp                        to                  starting in mid-January.
    Washington, U.S.                 Feb, 09                                       

    Big West Oil               P     Feb 01, 09    68,000  Runs cut by turnaround. 
    Bakersfield                        to                  Additional details not  
    Flying J Oil & Gas               Feb, 09               available.              
    Inc                                                                            
    California, U.S.                                                               

    Valero Texas City          P     Feb, 09      230,000  CDU, VDU shut for 35    
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  days, coker shuts for 40
    Texas, U.S.                      Feb, 09               days. Maintenance delayed
                                                           from 2008 because of    
                                                           Hurricane Ike.          

    PEMEX Cardenas             P     Feb 02, 09   190,000  New units to expand     
    Minatitlan                         to                  capacity to 260,000 b/d 
    Petroleos Mexicanos              Feb 28, 09            scheduled to start in   
    Mexico                                                 February 2009.          

    North Atlantic N           P     Qtr 2, 09    105,000  CDU, hydrocracker shut  
    Atlantic                           to                  for maintenance in 2Q   
    Harvest Energy Trust             Qtr 2, 09             2009.                   
    Newfoundland and                                                               
    Labrador, Canada                                                               

    Valero Norco St            P     Qtr 3, 09    250,000  New CDU expansion to add
    Charles                            to                  45,000 b/d crude        
    Valero Energy Corp               Qtr 3, 09             capacity, 10,000 b/d    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        coking to start in third
                                                           quarter 2009. 
              

    Western Refining           P     Qtr 3, 09     61,900  Turnaround scheduled for
    Yorktown                           to                  third quarter 2009, no  
    Western Refining Inc             Qtr 3, 09             more specific details   
    Virginia, U.S.                                         available.              

    Marathon Canton            P     Qtr 3, 09     73,000  New distillate          
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  hydrotreater, capacity  
    Ashland Inc                      Qtr 4, 09             19,000 b/d, to be       
    Ohio, U.S.                                             completed in late 2009 to
                                                           produce 15 ppm diesel.  

    BP Texas City              P     Sep 08, 09   470,000  FCCU No. 3 shuts for    
    BP PLC                             to                  turnaround.             
    Texas, U.S.                      Oct 01, 09                                    

    Marathon Garyville         P     Qtr 4, 09    275,000  New CDU, VDU,           
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  hydrocracker (capacity  
    Ashland Inc                      Qtr 4, 09             70,000 b/d), delayed    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        coker (44,000 b/d),     
                                                           reformer (65,000 b/d),  
                                                           kerosene hydrotreater   
                                                           (47,000) planned to come
                                                           on line, raising refinery
                                                           throughput to 425,000   
                                                           barrels a day.          

    Conoco Wood River          P     Qtr 1, 10    306,000  New Coker, 65,000 b/d   
    EnCana Corp,                       to                  capacity, scheduled to  
    ConocoPhillips                   Qtr 4, 10             come on stream in 2010. 
    Illinois, U.S.                                         Refinery capacity to    
                                                           increase to 360,000 b/d.

    Flint Hills Corpus         P     Qtr 1, 10    300,000  New diesel dsulfurization
    Christi                            to                  unit and sulfur recovery
    Koch Industries Inc              Qtr 1, 10             plant planned to be     
    Texas, U.S.                                            completed early 2010.   

    Valero Benicia             P     Qtr 1, 10    153,000  New units to expand CDU 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  capacity 25% to daily   
    California, U.S.                 Qtr 4, 10             runs of 180,000 b/d,    
                                                           coker by 25%, SRU by 50%
                                                           to handle heavier crudes,
                                                           reduce gasoil imports and
                                                           expand gasoline output. 

    Farmland Coffeyville       P     Qtr 1, 10    115,000  Full turnaround scheduled
    CVR Energy Inc                     to                  for 2010, in cycle of   
    Kansas, U.S.                     Qtr 4, 10             every three to four     
                                                           years. Last event was   
                                                           Feb-April 2007.         

    Pasadena                   P     Qtr 1, 10    106,500  New units to double     
    Nationale A                        to                  capacity to 200,000     
    Portefeuille                     Qtr 4, 10             barrels a day planned to
    Texas, U.S.                                            start in 2010.          

    Chevron Richmond           P     Qtr 1, 10    257,200  New Hydrogen plant,     
    Chevron Corp                       to                  reforming units to      
    California, U.S.                 Qtr 4, 10             improve crude feedstock 
                                                           flexibility scheduled to
                                                           start in 2010. No change
                                                           to refinery capacity.   

    Placid Port Allen          P     Qtr 1, 10     57,000  New FCC, units to expand
    Placid Refining Co                 to                  capacity to 80,000      
    LLC                              Qtr 4, 10             barrels a day scheduled 
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        to be completed in 2010.

    Motiva Port Arthur         P     Qtr 1, 10    285,000  New units to add 325,000
    Motiva Enterprises                 to                  b/d crude capacity, to  
    LLC                              Qtr 4, 10             start in 2010.          
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Chevron Pascagoula         P     Qtr 2, 10    330,000  New Platformer/CCR unit 
    Chevron Corp                       to                  to start output in      
    Mississippi, U.S.                Qtr 3, 10             mid-2010, to increase   
                                                           gasoline output 10%, or 
                                                           600,000 gallons a day.  

    Exxon Mobil Baytown        P     Qtr 3, 10    563,000  New Desulfurization unit
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  to raise diesel output to
    Texas, U.S.                      Qtr 4, 10             start output by end 2010.

    Exxon Mobil Baton          P     Qtr 3, 10    488,600  New Desulfurization unit
    Rouge                              to                  to raise diesel output to
    Exxon Mobil Corp                 Qtr 4, 10             start output by end 2010.
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Marathon Detroit           P     Qtr 4, 10    100,000  New Coker, capacity     
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  28,000 b/d, scheduled to
    Ashland Inc                      Qtr 4, 10             enter service, along with
    Michigan, U.S.                                         sulfur recovery unit (280
                                                           long tons/day),         
                                                           distillate hydrotreater 
                                                           (33,000 b/d) and hydrogen
                                                           plant. Nameplate capacity
                                                           of refinery to increase 
                                                           to 115,000 b/d.         

    Valero Norco St            P     Qtr 4, 10    250,000  New Hydrocracker planned
    Charles                            to                  to enter service in     
    Valero Energy Corp               Qtr 4, 10             fourth quarter 2010.    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Sinclair Tulsa             P     Qtr 4, 10     60,000  New CDU, hydrocracker,  
    Sinclair Oil Corp                  to                  coker units planned to  
    Oklahoma, U.S.                   Qtr 4, 10             start operations.       
                                                           Capacity to increase to 
                                                           115,000 barrels a day.  

    Valero Memphis             P     Qtr 1, 11    190,000  FCC revamp planned for  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  2011, delayed from 2009.
    Tennessee, U.S.                  Qtr 4, 11                                     

    Valero Port Arthur         P     Qtr 1, 11    325,000  New Hydrocracker        
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  construction to be      
    Texas, U.S.                      Qtr 4, 11             completed, capacity     
                                                           50,000 barrels a day, to
                                                           start in 2011. Had been 
                                                           scheduled for 4th quarter
                                                           2010.                   

    Total Port Arthur          P     Qtr 1, 11    240,000  New Coker (50,000 b/d), 
    Total SA                           to                  desulfurization and     
    Texas, U.S.                      Qtr 4, 11             vacuum distillation unit.
                                                           The $2.2 billion project
                                                           is scheduled to be      
                                                           completed in 2011.      

    Valero Port Arthur         P     Qtr 2, 11    325,000  New Coker construction to
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  be completed, capacity  
    Texas, U.S.                      Qtr 2, 11             45,000 barrels a day,   
                                                           during 2Q of 2011.      
                                                           Refinery throughput to  
                                                           rise to 415,000 b/d in  
                                                           conjunction with related
                                                           investments. PROJECT    
                                                           SHELVED IN OCT 2008. 
       

    BP Whiting                 P     Qtr 4, 11    420,000  New Coker, capacity     
    BP PLC                             to                  120,000 b/d, along with 
    Indiana, U.S.                    Qtr 4, 11             related units to process
                                                           Canadian heavy oil      
                                                           scheduled to begin      
                                                           service in late 2011.   

    Consumers’ Co-op           P     Jan, 12      100,000  New CDU expansion to add
    Regina                             to                  30,000 b/d capacity to a
    Federated                        Dec, 12               total 130,000 b/d, also 
    Co-operative Ltd                                       add FCC complex, planned
    Saskatchewan, Canada                                   to start operations in  
                                                           2012.                   

    Valero Quebec City         P     Qtr 1, 12    215,000  New Hydrocracker,       
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  de-asphalting units     
    Quebec, Canada                   Qtr 4, 12             planned for 2012 startup.

    Conoco Borger              P     Qtr 1, 12    146,000  New units to expand crude
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  distillation to 200,000 
    EnCana Corp                      Qtr 4, 12             b/d, with 75,000 b/d    
    Texas, U.S.                                            bitumen capacity.       

    Historical Outages:

    Conoco Billings            U     Dec 25, 08    58,000  Gasoline production cut 
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  by fire. Repairs        
    Montana, U.S.                    Jan 08, 09            estimated to take two   
                                                           weeks.                  

    Citgo Corpus Christi       U     Dec 21, 08   156,000  Runs cut after fire in  
    Petroleos de                       to                  sulfur recovery unit.   
    Venezuela SA                     Dec, 08                                       
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Corpus Christi      N     Dec 18, 08   110,000  Full shutdown because of
    East                               to                  power failure.          
    Valero Energy Corp               Dec 21, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Holly Woods Cross          P     Dec 15, 08    26,000  Hydrocracker, capacity  
    Holly Corp                         to                  15,000 barrels a day,   
    Utah, U.S.                       Dec, 08               starts production. Crude
                                                           refining capacity rises 
                                                           to 31,000 barrels a day.

    BP Texas City              U     Dec 15, 08   470,000  Hydrpocracker shut for  
    BP PLC                             to                  repairs. Restart        
    Texas, U.S.                      Dec 18, 08            confirmed.              

    BP Texas City              P     Dec 15, 08   470,000  Hydrocracker shuts for  
    BP PLC                             to                  maintenance.            
    Texas, U.S.                      Dec 17, 08                                    

    BP Carson                  N     Dec 14, 08   265,500  FCC shuts because of a  
    BP PLC                             to                  malfunction. Restart    
    California, U.S.                 Jan 06, 09            began Jan. 5.           

    Valero Norco St            U     Dec 14, 08   250,000  FCC shuts for unplanned 
    Charles                            to                  repairs. Restart        
    Valero Energy Corp               Jan 06, 09            confirmed.              
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Citgo Corpus Christi       U     Dec 10, 08   156,000  Platformer repairs to fix
    Petroleos de                       to                  steam leaks.            
    Venezuela SA                     Dec, 08                                       
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Corpus Christi      N     Dec 10, 08   110,000  CDU, hydrocracker shut by
    East                               to                  power cut.              
    Valero Energy Corp               Dec 12, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Corpus Christi      U     Dec 02, 08   110,000  Hydrocracker, capacity  
    East                               to                  36,000 b/d, shut for    
    Valero Energy Corp               Dec 09, 08            repairs.                
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Paulsboro           P     Dec 01, 08   195,000  FCC shut for repairs.   
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Outage extended because 
    New Jersey, U.S.                 Dec 31, 08            of low margins. Restart 
                                                           confirmed.              

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       U     Dec 01, 08   155,000  Runs cut by unspecified 
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  outage.                 
    California, U.S.                 Dec, 08                                       

    Tesoro Wilmington          N     Nov 25, 08   100,000  Catalytic reformers shut.
    Tesoro Corp                        to                                          
    California, U.S.                 Dec, 08                                       

    BP Texas City              U     Nov 23, 08   470,000  Hydrocracker shuts for  
    BP PLC                             to                  repairs.                
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 25, 08                                    

    Tesoro Wilmington          U     Nov 21, 08   100,000  Runs cut after fault on 
    Tesoro Corp                        to                  crude unit. Restart     
    California, U.S.                 Nov 24, 08            confirmed.              

    Western Refining El        P     Nov 13, 08   122,000  CDU, reformer, diesel   
    Paso                               to                  hydrotreater maintenace 
    Western Refining Inc             Dec 11, 08            starts Nov. 13, brought 
    Texas, U.S.                                            forward from January.   
                                                           Shutdown is 28 days.    

    Valero Houston             U     Nov 11, 08    90,000  FCC shuts after         
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  compressor malfunction. 
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 15, 08            Restart confirmed.      

    Conoco Borger              U     Nov 11, 08   146,000  Runs cut by unplanned CDU
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  repairs.                
    EnCana Corp                      Nov 14, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Petrojam                   N     Nov 09, 08    36,000  Runs cut to 25,000 b/d  
    Petroleum Corp of                  to                  after a CDU leak.       
    Jamaica                          Nov, 08                                       
    Jamaica                                                                        

    Valero Port Arthur         U     Nov 07, 08   325,000  Hydrocracker shuts for  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  leak.                   
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 11, 08                                    

    Irving Saint John          P     Nov 06, 08   300,000  CDU No. 3, diesel       
    Irving Oil Corp                    to                  hydrotreater, sulfur    
    Newfoundland and                 Dec 03, 08            plant shut for          
    Labrador, Canada                                       maintenance. Restart    
                                                           confirmed.              

    Valero Delaware City       P     Nov 04, 08   190,200  CDU, capacity 180,000   
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  b/d, shuts for 25 day   
    Delaware, U.S.                   Dec 12, 08            maintenance in November,
                                                           FCC shuts for 15 days.  
                                                           This was delayed from   
                                                           October.                

    Conoco Borger              P     Nov 04, 08   146,000  FCC maintenance on      
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  electrostatic           
    EnCana Corp                      Nov 18, 08            precipitators.          
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Marathon Texas City        U     Nov 03, 08    72,000  CDU, capacity 52,000 b/d,
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  shuts after fire. Restart
    Ashland Inc                      Nov 18, 08            confirmed.              
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Imperial Oil Sarnia        P     Oct 30, 08   121,000  Runs cut by partial     
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  turnaround at main units.
    Ontario, Canada                  Nov 30, 08            More specific details not
                                                           disclosed.              

    Valero Paulsboro           U     Oct 30, 08   195,000  FCC shuts because of    
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  upset. Restart confirmed.
    New Jersey, U.S.                 Nov 06, 08                                    

    Flint Hills Corpus         P     Oct 27, 08   300,000  FCC No. 2, SRU shut for 
    Christi                            to                  maintenance. Restart    
    Koch Industries Inc              Dec 03, 08            confirmed.              
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Shell Canada Scotford      P     Oct 24, 08   100,000  Partial outage, unit shut
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  not identified.         
    Alberta, Canada                  Nov, 08                                       

    Pasadena                   P     Oct 24, 08   106,500  FCC shuts for           
    Nationale A                        to                  maintenance.            
    Portefeuille                     Oct, 08                                       
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Marathon Texas City        U     Oct 23, 08    72,000  Partial outage,         
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  unidentified unit shuts.
    Ashland Inc                      Oct, 08                                       
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Wilmington          P     Oct 22, 08   135,000  FCC shuts for repairs.  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Restart confirmed.      
    California, U.S.                 Nov 03, 08                                    

    PEMEX Hidalgo Tula         P     Oct 21, 08   273,000  CDU, VDU shut for       
    Petroleos Mexicanos                to                  maintenance.            
    Mexico                           Nov 19, 08                                    

    Husky Lima                 P     Oct 18, 08   160,000  Hydrocracker shuts for  
    Husky Energy Inc                   to                  repair for three weeks. 
    Ohio, U.S.                       Nov 09, 08            Restart confirmed.      

    Hovensa St. Croix          N     Oct 15, 08   495,000  Full shutdown for       
    Petroleos de                       to                  Hurricane Omar. Restart 
    Venezuela SA, Hess               Oct 20, 08            began Oct. 16 and will  
    Corp                                                   take `several days’     
    US Virgin Islands,                                     according to the company.
    U.S.                                                                           

    Valero McKee               U     Oct 14, 08   164,000  FCC rates cut to minimum
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  level on poewr cable    
    Texas, U.S.                      Oct, 08               failure.                

    Consumers’ Co-op           N     Oct, 08      100,000  Runs cut for unpsecified
    Regina                             to                  reason. Additional      
    Federated                        Oct, 08               details not disclosed.  
    Co-operative Ltd                                                               
    Saskatchewan, Canada                                                           

    Conoco Borger              P     Oct 06, 08   146,000  FCC repairs to          
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  electrostatic           
    EnCana Corp                      Oct 16, 08            precipitators.          
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Three Rivers        P     Oct 03, 08    95,000  Hydrocracker shuts for 28
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  days in October. Restart
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 17, 08            confirmed.              

    Motiva Norco               P     Oct 03, 08   220,000  This planned turnaround 
    Saudi Arabian Oil Co,              to                  delayed to replenish fuel
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC            Nov 10, 08            inventory after Hurricane
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        Ike. FCC, capacity      
                                                           110,000 barrel-a-day, was
                                                           to shut for maintenance.

    Husky Lima                 N     Oct 03, 08   160,000  Runs cut 25,000 b/d after
    Husky Energy Inc                   to                  pipeline leak halted    
    Ohio, U.S.                       Oct 07, 08            crude supply. Refinery  
                                                           ramped up on Oct. 6 after
                                                           pipeline repaired.      

    Petro-Canada Montreal      P     Qtr 4, 08    105,210  New coker, planned to be
    Petro-Canada                       to                  built by 2009, postponed
    Quebec, Canada                   Qtr 4, 08             indefinitely.           

    Farmland Coffeyville       P     Qtr 4, 08    115,000  Turnaround for          
    CVR Energy Inc                     to                  maintenance on nitrogen 
    Kansas, U.S.                     Qtr 4, 08             fertilizer. Event happens
                                                           every two years.        

    Valero Ardmore             P     Oct, 08       85,000  FCC shuts for 20 days and
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  hydrocracker for 30 days
    Oklahoma, U.S.                   Nov 26, 08            during October and      
                                                           November. Restart       
                                                           confirmed.              

    BP Whiting                 P     Oct, 08      420,000  Coker shuts for         
    BP PLC                             to                  maintenance. Restart    
    Indiana, U.S.                    Nov 15, 08            confirmed.              

    Hovensa St. Croix          N     Oct, 08      495,000  FCC runs cut on weak    
    Petroleos de                       to                  margins. Duration of    
    Venezuela SA, Hess               Oct, 08               cuts, confirmed Oct. 29,
    Corp                                                   not disclosed.          
    US Virgin Islands,                                                             
    U.S.                                                                           

    Chevron Salt Lake          P     Oct, 08       45,000  Coker shuts for         
    City                               to                  maintenance. Restart    
    Chevron Corp                     Oct, 08               confirmed.              
    Utah, U.S.                                                                     

    Imperial Oil               P     Oct 01, 08   184,000  Diesel unit shuts for   
    Strathcona                         to                  maintenance. Restart    
    Exxon Mobil Corp                 Nov 03, 08            confirmed.              
    Alberta, Canada                                                                

    Valero Houston             U     Sep 30, 08    90,000  FCC shuts for unplanned 
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  repairs after fault found
    Texas, U.S.                      Oct 20, 08            during restart because of
                                                           Hurricane Ike.          

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       P     Sep 29, 08   155,000  Coker, reformer, fuel   
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  gas, pretreatment units 
    California, U.S.                 Nov 16, 08            shut for maintenance.   
                                                           Repairs delayed,        
                                                           restarted mid-November. 

    Murphy Meraux              P     Sep 15, 08   125,000  Turnaround for          
    Murphy Oil Corp                    to                  unidentified unit as of 
    Louisiana, U.S.                  Oct, 08               mid-September.          

    Valero Ardmore             N     Sep 15, 08    85,000  Runs cut on lack of crude
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  supply after Hurricane  
    Oklahoma, U.S.                   Sep, 08               Ike.                    

    Exxon Mobil Baytown        P     Sep 13, 08   563,000  Flexicoker shut for     
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  repairs. Restart        
    Texas, U.S.                      Nov 24, 08            confirmed.              

    Total Port Arthur          N     Sep 12, 08   240,000  Full shutdown for       
    Total SA                           to                  Hurricane Ike.          
    Texas, U.S.                      Oct, 08                                       

    Calcasieu Lake             N     Sep 12, 08    29,400  Full shutdown for       
    Charles                            to                  Hurricane Ike. Restart  
    Calcasieu Refining Co            Sep 17, 08            confirmed.              
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Chevron Burnaby            N     Sep 12, 08    55,000  FCC shut down for       
    Chevron Corp                       to                  maintenance after upset.
    British Columbia,                Sep 17, 08            Unit restarted.         
    Canada                                                                         

    Exxon Mobil Beaumont       N     Sep 11, 08   365,000  Full shutdown for       
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  Hurricane Ike. Limited  
    Texas, U.S.                      Oct, 08               operations resumed.     

    Marathon Texas City        N     Sep 11, 08    72,000  Full shutdown for       
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  Hurricane Ike. Restarted
    Ashland Inc                      Oct, 08               first week of October.  
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Pasadena                   N     Sep 11, 08   106,500  Full shutdown for       
    Nationale A                        to                  Hurricane Ike.          
    Portefeuille                     Sep, 08                                       
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    BP Texas City              N     Sep 11, 08   470,000  Full shutdown for       
    BP PLC                             to                  Hurricane Ike.          
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep, 08                                       

    Valero Port Arthur         N     Sep 11, 08   325,000  Full shutdown for       
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Hurricane Ike.          
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep, 08                                       

    Motiva Port Arthur         N     Sep 11, 08   285,000  Full shutdown for       
    Motiva Enterprises                 to                  Hurricane Ike.          
    LLC                              Sep, 08                                       
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Exxon Mobil Baytown        N     Sep 11, 08   563,000  Full shutdown for       
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  Hurricane Ike.          
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep 19, 08                                    

    Shell Deer Park            N     Sep 11, 08   340,000  Full shutdown for       
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  Hurricane Ike. Restart  
    PLC, Petroleos                   Sep 17, 08            confirmed.              
    Mexicanos                                                                      
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Texas City          N     Sep 11, 08   230,000  Full shutdown for       
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Hurricane Ike. Restart  
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep 17, 08            confirmed.              

    Valero Houston             N     Sep 11, 08    90,000  Full shutdown for       
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Hurricane Ike.          
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep 17, 08                                    

    LyondellBasell             N     Sep 10, 08   287,000  Full shutdown for       
    Houston                            to                  Hurricane Ike. Restart  
    Access Industries                Sep 23, 08            confirmed.              
    Holdings LLC                                                                   
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Conoco Sweeny              N     Sep 10, 08   260,000  Full shutdown for       
    Petroleos de                       to                  Hurricane Ike. Restart  
    Venezuela SA,                    Sep 16, 08            confirmed.              
    ConocoPhillips                                                                 
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Conoco Bayway Linden       U     Sep 07, 08   238,000  Isomerization unit shut 
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  by fire. Extent of damage
    New Jersey, U.S.                 Sep, 08               not reported.           

    Calcasieu Lake             N     Sep 03, 08    29,400  Full shutdown for       
    Charles                            to                  Hurricane Gustav. Restart
    Calcasieu Refining Co            Sep 10, 08            confirmed.              
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    PEMEX Hidalgo Tula         P     Sep, 08      273,000  FCC shuts for planned   
    Petroleos Mexicanos                to                  maintenance of up to 90 
    Mexico                           Dec, 08               days.                   

    Conoco Wood River          P     Qtr 3, 08    306,000  Catalytic cracker       
    EnCana Corp,                       to                  maintenance to install  
    ConocoPhillips                   Qtr 4, 08             wet-gas scrubbers to    
    Illinois, U.S.                                         reduce emissions.       

    BP Toledo                  P     Sep, 08      155,000  CDU, coker, alkylation  
    BP PLC                             to                  units shut for          
    Ohio, U.S.                       Nov 17, 08            maintenance. Restart    
                                                           confirmed.              

    Suncor Sarnia              P     Sep 02, 08    80,000  Hydrocracker, gasoline  
    Suncor Energy Inc                  to                  hydrotreater shut for   
    Ontario, Canada                  Oct 12, 08            maintenance.            

    PEMEX Cardenas             P     Sep, 08      190,000  Gasoline, diesel units  
    Minatitlan                         to                  shut for planned        
    Petroleos Mexicanos              Sep, 08               maintenance.            
    Mexico                                                                         

    Exxon Mobil Joliet         P     Sep 01, 08   240,000  FCC, alkylation units   
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  shut for maintenance.   
    Illinois, U.S.                   Oct, 08               Restart confirmed Oct.  
                                                           14.                     

    Chevron Pascagoula         N     Sep 01, 08   330,000  Runs cut in connection  
    Chevron Corp                       to                  with Hurricane Gustav.  
    Mississippi, U.S.                Sep 05, 08                                    

    Exxon Mobil Baton          N     Aug 31, 08   488,600  Full shutdown for       
    Rouge                              to                  Hurricane Gustav. Restart
    Exxon Mobil Corp                 Sep 05, 08            confirmed.              
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    ConocoPhillips             N     Aug 29, 08   247,000  Full shutdown for       
    Alliance                           to                  Hurricanes Gustav and   
    ConocoPhillips                   Sep 16, 08            Ike. Restart confirmed. 
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Chalmette LA               N     Aug 29, 08   184,000  Full shutdown for       
    Petroleos de                       to                  Hurricane Gustav.       
    Venezuela SA, Exxon              Sep, 08                                       
    Mobil Corp                                                                     
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Valero Krotz Springs       N     Aug 29, 08    83,100  Full shutdown for       
    Alon USA Energy Inc                to                  Hurricane Gustav. Restart
    Louisiana, U.S.                  Sep 08, 08            confirmed.              

    Total Port Arthur          P     Aug 29, 08   240,000  Full shutdown for       
    Total SA                           to                  Hurricane Gustav.       
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep 08, 08                                    

    Valero Texas City          N     Aug 29, 08   230,000  Runs cut for Hurricane  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Gustav. Normal operations
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep 08, 08            resumed.                

    Valero Norco St            N     Aug 29, 08   250,000  Full shutdown for       
    Charles                            to                  Hurricane Gustav.       
    Valero Energy Corp               Sep 08, 08                                    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Motiva Norco               N     Aug 29, 08   220,000  Full shutdown for       
    Saudi Arabian Oil Co,              to                  Hurricane Gustav.       
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC            Sep 08, 08                                    
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Valero Houston             N     Aug 29, 08    90,000  Runs cut because of     
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Hurricane Gustav. Normal
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep 08, 08            operations resumed.     

    Valero Port Arthur         N     Aug 29, 08   325,000  Runs cut for Hurricane  
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Gustav. Restart         
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep 08, 08            confirmed.              

    Motiva Convent             N     Aug 29, 08   235,000  Full shutdown in        
    Motiva Enterprises                 to                  preparation for Hurricane
    LLC                              Sep 07, 08            Gustav. Restart         
    Louisiana, U.S.                                        confirmed.              

    Exxon Mobil Baytown        N     Aug 29, 08   563,000  Runs cut for Hurricane  
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  Gustav.                 
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep 05, 08                                    

    Exxon Mobil Beaumont       N     Aug 29, 08   365,000  Runs cut for Hurricane  
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  Gustav.                 
    Texas, U.S.                      Sep 05, 08                                    

    Murphy Meraux              N     Aug 29, 08   125,000  Full shutdown for       
    Murphy Oil Corp                    to                  Hurricane Gustav. Restart
    Louisiana, U.S.                  Sep 05, 08            confirmed.              

    Marathon Garyville         N     Aug 29, 08   275,000  Full shutdown for       
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  hurricane Gustav. Restart
    Ashland Inc                      Sep 03, 08            confirmed.              
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Motiva Port Arthur         N     Aug 29, 08   285,000  Runs cut to minimum rates
    Motiva Enterprises                 to                  for Hurricane Gustav.   
    LLC                              Sep 03, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Conoco Lake Charles        N     Aug 29, 08   252,000  Full shutdown for       
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  Hurricane Gustav. Restart
    Louisiana, U.S.                  Sep 03, 08            confirmed.              

    Citgo Corpus Christi       N     Aug 22, 08   156,000  FCC shuts due to power  
    Petroleos de                       to                  failure. Restart        
    Venezuela SA                     Aug 25, 08            confirmed.              
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Delaware City       U     Aug 20, 08   190,200  FCC output cut by       
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  repairs.                
    Delaware, U.S.                   Aug 25, 08                                    

    North Pole                 U     Aug, 08      220,000  Runs cut for unspecified
    Koch Industries Inc                to                  repairs, gasoline       
    Alaska, U.S.                     Aug, 08               production reduced.     

    Frontier El Dorado         P     Aug, 08      112,000  Coker installation      
    Frontier Oil Corp                  to                  begins.                 
    Kansas, U.S.                     Aug, 08                                       

    PEMEX Cardenas             P     Aug 16, 08   190,000  Diesel sulfur recovery  
    Minatitlan                         to                  units shut for          
    Petroleos Mexicanos              Oct 01, 08            maintenance.            
    Mexico                                                                         

    Conoco Bayway Linden       U     Aug 16, 08   238,000  Un-named unit shut,     
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  causing flaring.        
    New Jersey, U.S.                 Aug, 08                                       

    Sunoco Toledo              P     Qtr 3, 08    150,000  CDU, FCC units to shut in
    Sunoco Inc                         to                  third quarter           
    Ohio, U.S.                       Qtr 3, 08             maintenance.            

    Shell Canada Sarnia        U     Aug 15, 08    71,820  Partial shutdown after  
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  unit fails. Shell       
    Ontario, Canada                  Aug, 08               wouldn’t identify the   
                                                           unit and said customer  
                                                           needs are being met     
                                                           during the outage.      

    Conoco Wood River          U     Aug, 08      306,000  FCC shuts for           
    EnCana Corp,                       to                  maintenance.            
    ConocoPhillips                   Aug, 08                                       
    Illinois, U.S.                                                                 

    Alon Big Spring            P     Aug 13, 08    70,000  Repairs to cat crack will
    Alon Israel Oil Co                 to                  be complete Aug. 13 and 
    Ltd                              Aug 26, 08            oil will be put in Aug. 
    Texas, U.S.                                            26. Repairs to the alky 
                                                           unit will be complete   
                                                           Sept. 3 and oil will be 
                                                           put in Sept. 9.         

    Valero Corpus Christi      U     Aug 13, 08   110,000  CDU shuts for unplanned 
    East                               to                  maintenance. Restart    
    Valero Energy Corp               Aug 21, 08            confirmed.              
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Conoco Borger              P     Aug 12, 08   146,000  Repairs to fccu’s       
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  electrostatic           
    EnCana Corp                      Aug 21, 08            precipitator.           
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Holly Woods Cross          P     Aug 11, 08    26,000  Turnaround for 26 days  
    Holly Corp                         to                  starts in week of Aug. 11
    Utah, U.S.                       Sep 05, 08            at Woods Cross, Utah    
                                                           refinery.               

    Chevron El Segundo         P     Aug 11, 08   260,000  Turnaround shuts        
    Chevron Corp                       to                  unidentified unit.      
    California, U.S.                 Aug, 08                                       

    Citgo Corpus Christi       U     Aug 11, 08   156,000  CDU, vacuum unit shuts  
    Petroleos de                       to                  for repairs.            
    Venezuela SA                     Aug 16, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Exxon Mobil Baytown        U     Aug 11, 08   563,000  Hydrocracker shuts for  
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  repair. Restart         
    Texas, U.S.                      Aug 12, 08            confirmed.              

    Marathon Catlettsburg      N     Aug 10, 08   239,000  Runs cut after leak shuts
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  crude oil supply        
    Ashland Inc                      Aug 13, 08            pipeline. Restart       
    Kentucky, U.S.                                         confirmed.              

    Total Port Arthur          P     Aug 06, 08   240,000  Two package boilers shut
    Total SA                           to                                          
    Texas, U.S.                      Aug 24, 08                                    

    Tesoro Wilmington          P     Aug 06, 08   100,000  Alkylation unit shuts.  
    Tesoro Corp                        to                  Restart confirmed.      
    California, U.S.                 Aug 08, 08                                    

    Citgo Corpus Christi       U     Aug 06, 08   156,000  Crude vacuum unit       
    Petroleos de                       to                                          
    Venezuela SA                     Aug 07, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Petro-Canada Edmonton      P     Aug 05, 08   135,000  Turnaround for 60 days  
    Petro-Canada                       to                  began Aug. 3. Restart   
    Alberta, Canada                  Nov 03, 08            confirmed Nov. 3. Full  
                                                           rates planned for end   
                                                           November.               

    Petro-Canada Edmonton      P     Qtr 3, 08    135,000  Full shutdown of 135,000
    Petro-Canada                       to                  bbl/day refinery during 
    Alberta, Canada                  Oct, 08               the second half 2008 to 
                                                           allow new units to be   
                                                           added to the plant as   
                                                           part of an upgrade.     

    Marathon Texas City        N     Aug 04, 08    72,000  Full shutdown because of
    Marathon Oil Corp,                 to                  storm. Restart confirmed.
    Ashland Inc                      Aug 06, 08                                    
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Valero Port Arthur         N     Aug 04, 08   325,000  Rates reduced because of
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  storm                   
    Texas, U.S.                      Aug 05, 08                                    

    Valero Texas City          P     Aug 04, 08   230,000  Rates reduced because of
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  storm                   
    Texas, U.S.                      Aug 05, 08                                    

    Valero Houston             N     Aug 04, 08    90,000  Rates reduced because of
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  storm.                  
    Texas, U.S.                      Aug 05, 08                                    

    Exxon Mobil Torrance       P     Aug, 08      155,000  Hydrodesulfurization unit
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  shuts for repairs.      
    California, U.S.                 Aug 31, 08                                    

    Petro-Canada Edmonton      U     Aug 03, 08   135,000  FCC shuts because of    
    Petro-Canada                       to                  fault, leading to       
    Alberta, Canada                  Aug 27, 08            regional gasoline       
                                                           shortages. Restart      
                                                           confirmed.              

    Holly Woods Cross          P     Aug, 08       26,000  Turnaround planned.     
    Holly Corp                         to                                          
    Utah, U.S.                       Sep, 08                                       

    Placid Port Allen          P     Aug, 08       57,000  Turnaround scheduled for
    Placid Refining Co                 to                  30 days during          
    LLC                              Sep, 08               August-September.       
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Tesoro Wilmington          N     Jul 30, 08   100,000  Two process units shut  
    Tesoro Corp                        to                  after power failure.    
    California, U.S.                 Aug, 08                                       

    BP Texas City              P     Jul 29, 08   470,000  FCC Electrostatic       
    BP PLC                             to                  Precipitator Stack trips
    Texas, U.S.                      Aug, 08               and rates reduced.      

    Irving Saint John          N     Jul 29, 08   300,000  Runs cut after power    
    Irving Oil Corp                    to                  loss.                   
    Newfoundland and                 Aug, 08                                       
    Labrador, Canada                                                               

    ConocoPhillips             U     Jul 28, 08   247,000  FCC shut because of leak
    Alliance                           to                                          
    ConocoPhillips                   Aug, 08                                       
    Louisiana, U.S.                                                                

    Valero Port Arthur         P     Jul 23, 08   325,000  Runs cut 10%-20% by     
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Hurricane Dolly.        
    Texas, U.S.                      Jul, 08                                       

    Valero Houston             N     Jul 23, 08    90,000  Runs cut 10%-20% by     
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  Hurricane Dolly.        
    Texas, U.S.                      Jul, 08                                       

    BP Texas City              U     Jul 22, 08   470,000  FCC No. 1 runs cut      
    BP PLC                             to                  because of fault.       
    Texas, U.S.                      Jul, 08                                       

    Valero Aruba               U     Jul 19, 08   275,000  Runs cut by 5,000 barrels
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  a day for minor         
    Aruba                            Jul, 08               maintenance. Operations 
                                                           return to normal.       

    Shell Deer Park            N     Jul 17, 08   340,000  FCC rates reduced after 
    Royal Dutch Shell                  to                  power disruption. Restart
    PLC, Petroleos                   Jul 19, 08            confirmed.              
    Mexicanos                                                                      
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    LyondellBasell             P     Jul, 08      287,000  CDU, coker shut for     
    Houston                            to                  maintenance. Crane      
    Access Industries                Sep, 08               collapse during repairs 
    Holdings LLC                                           kills 4 and delays work.
    Texas, U.S.                                            Rest of refinery operated
                                                           normally during the     
                                                           event.                  

    BP Toledo                  P     Jul 15, 08   155,000  Hydrocracker, reformer  
    BP PLC                             to                  shut for maintenance.   
    Ohio, U.S.                       Sep 04, 08                                    

    Murphy Meraux              P     Jul, 08      125,000  Runs cut 10% on weak    
    Murphy Oil Corp                    to                  margins.                
    Louisiana, U.S.                  Aug, 08                                       

    Murphy Superior            P     Jul, 08       35,000  Runs cut 25% on weak    
    Murphy Oil Corp                    to                  margins.                
    Wisconsin, U.S.                  Aug, 08                                       

    PEMEX Hidalgo Tula         N     Jul 15, 08   273,000  Power cut shuts several 
    Petroleos Mexicanos                to                  units. Restart confirmed.
    Mexico                           Jul 17, 08                                    

    Citgo Corpus Christi       P     Jul 15, 08   156,000  FCC shuts for           
    Petroleos de                       to                  maintenance. Unit       
    Venezuela SA                     Jul 17, 08            restarts July 16.       
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Conoco Borger              P     Jul 13, 08   146,000  Repairs scheduled on the
    ConocoPhillips,                    to                  electrostatic           
    EnCana Corp                      Jul 22, 08            precipitators of unit 29,
    Texas, U.S.                                            a fluid catalytic       
                                                           cracker.                

    LyondellBasell             P     Jul 10, 08   287,000  Coker shutdown extended 
    Houston                            to                  through November. Restart
    Access Industries                Nov 26, 08            confirmed.              
    Holdings LLC                                                                   
    Texas, U.S.                                                                    

    Total Port Arthur          P     Jul 09, 08   240,000  Hydrotreater and eight  
    Total SA                           to                  other units shut. Units 
    Texas, U.S.                      Jul 27, 08            restarting July 27 to   
                                                           July 31.                

    Petro-Canada Edmonton      U     Jul 09, 08   135,000  Full shutdown after     
    Petro-Canada                       to                  boiler failure. Restart 
    Alberta, Canada                  Jul 16, 08            confirmed.              

    Valero Ardmore             U     Jul 08, 08    85,000  FCCU shut after power   
    Valero Energy Corp                 to                  disruption, restart     
    Oklahoma, U.S.                   Jul 11, 08            confirmed.              

    Tesoro Martinez            U     Jul 08, 08   166,000  Gasoil hydrotreater shuts
    Tesoro Corp                        to                  because of leaking valve.
    California, U.S.                 Jul 09, 08            Restart confirmed.      

    US Oil Tacoma              N     Jul 07, 08    35,000  Runs cut 50% after power
    Nationale A                        to                  failure.                
    Portefeuille                     Jul, 08                                       
    Washington, U.S.                                                               

    Lion Oil El Dorado         N     Jul, 08       58,000  Asphalt production cut by
    Ergon Inc                          to                  50 percent after unit 9 
    Arkansas, U.S.                   Sep, 08               shut.                   

    BP Texas City              U     Jul 01, 08   470,000  Residual hydrotreater   
    BP PLC                             to                  restarts.               
    Texas, U.S.                      Jul 01, 08                                    

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