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Shell Gets Extension On Option To Purchase Land For New Plant

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Shell Chemical has gotten an extension on its option to acquire land for a new petrochemical plant in Beaver County, according to an announcement today by Horsehead Corporation. Horsehead extended its December 31st deadline by six months, which gives Shell an option to buy the land it currently occupies in Potter and Center. The Horsehead property will become defunct in ...

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County Commissioners Return From Visit To Ethane Cracker In Louisiana

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Shell Cracker Plant in Louisianan / Photo courtesy © Commissioner Tony Amadio Beaver County Commissioners Tony Amadio and Dennis Nichols traveled to Louisiana last week, where they toured an Ethane Cracker Plant similar to one being proposed by Shell for this area. Commissioner Joe Spanik had previously visited the site back in June, along with a delegation of other local ...

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Commissioners: Shell Chemical Will Make Up For Lost Taxes

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Beaver County Commissioners have announced that Shell Chemical has offered to provide compensation for property taxes that would be lost if the company is granted exemptions for the petrochemical plant it hopes to build. Shell Chemical is seeking approval of an application for a Keystone Opportunity Expansion Zone, which would provide the company with economic incentives from the State. As ...

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