COTULLA, Texas – March 30, 2014 Worldwide Energy Consortium, Inc. (WEC) announced today that a site-specific air permit for the Whitetail Refinery Project has been obtained from the TCEQ through the Permit by Rule (PBR) process. The permit application for the Whitetail Refinery was submitted on February 17, 2014 and approved by the TCEQ on March 19, 2014.
The Refinery will be constructed in La Salle County, Texas on approximately 68 acres of land in close proximity to producing oil wells. La Salle County is one of the three largest oil producing counties in the State of Texas and is located at the center of development in the Eagle Ford Shale. Light crude oil produced and gathered from nearby wells will be refined into light gases, naphtha, kerosene, diesel fuel and fuel oil. The Refinery will be located in the Gardendale Railroad industrial park north of Cotulla.
About Worldwide Energy Consortium, Inc.
Worldwide Energy Consortium, Inc. (WEC), a Texas Corporation headquartered in Dallas, specializes in developing customized, turn-key projects and providing construction services for refineries. WEC designs, constructs and operates refineries using leading-edge technology and a construction process that is streamlined for rapid deployment.