HOUSTON, July 10 Alon USA Energy (ALJ.N)
reported a unit shutdown at its Bakersfield, California,
refinery on Saturday, according to a notice filed with
California pollution regulators.
Unit 17 at the refinery shut down, triggering flaring at
the refinery, according to the notice filed with the California
Emergency Management Agency.
Alon operates a 14,500 barrel per day (bpd) hydrocracker
and a 8,000 bpd reformer at the Bakersfield plant, which serves
the company's 84,500 bpd Los Angeles-area refining complex.
(Reporting by Erwin Seba; Editing by Marguerita Choy)