Sources say Pasadena Refining System refinery hit by power outage

lunes 25 de julio de 2016 17:57 GYT

HOUSTON, July 25 (Reuters) - Sulfur dioxide was released from the Pasadena Refining System Refinery near Houston, Texas on Monday, prompting authorities to tell nearby residents to shelter in place and to partially close the Houston Ship Channel.

Sources familiar with plant operations said the 112,229 barrel per day plant suffered a power outage. (Reporting By Erwin Seba and Liz Hampton; Editing by Terry Wade)