Kirishi oil refinery gets go-ahead

Kirishi oil refinery:  The Ministry of Energy has granted approval for Russia’s first high-conversion residual oil refinery in the town of Kirishi, 150 kilometres southeast of St. Petersburg. The first stage of the plant is due to come online by 2017 or 2018 with a capacity of 4m tons per year which will eventually increase to 12m. St Petersburg Times