Corporate Profile

Saras is a leader operator in the refining sector in Europe  

Its main assets/activities are:

  • One of the biggest  high complexity refinery in the Mediterranean Sea
    • 300,000 barrels per day of refining capacity (about 15% of Italy's total refining capacity);
    • More than 80% of production is of medium and light distillates with low environmental impact (mainly diesel and gasoline);
    • Integration with petrochemical and electricity production.
  • IGCC (Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle): one of the largest liquid fuel gasification plant in the world that converts heavy refining residues into clean gas, with limited environmental impact, which is subsequently used in power generation
    • 575 MW of installed power;
    • Three independent trains for gasification and production;
    • Electricity production in excess of 4 terawatt-hours per year.
  • Marketing activities in Italy and Spain
    • Wholesale sales of oil products with high added value and low environmental impact, such as low sulphur gasoil and gasoline;
    • Two storage facilities for distribution of products at Arcola (Italy) and Cartagena (Spain);
    • Retail business mainly located in the South of Spain through 112 retail stations.
  • Generation of electricity from renewable sources
    • Wind farm with capacity of 96 MW in Ulassai (Sardinia).
  • Presence in industrial engineering services for the oil sector.




Last Update: 20/06/2014

Saras is member of "Unione Petrolifera"