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 UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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FORM 12b-25
 SEC FILE NUMBER
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 CUSIP NUMBER
 
 NOTIFICATION OF LATE FILING
 
 
(Check one):
 Form 10-K
 Form 20-F
 Form 11-K
 Form 10-Q
 Form 10-D
 Form N-SAR
  Form N-CSR

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
For Period Ended:   December 31, 2021
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Transition Report on Form 10-K
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Transition Report on Form 20-F
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Transition Report on Form 11-K
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Transition Report on Form 10-Q
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Transition Report on Form N-SAR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
For the Transition Period Ended:
 
                    
Nothing in this form shall be construed to imply that the Commission has verified any information contained herein.
 
 
If the notification relates to a portion of the filing checked above, identify the Item(s) to which the notification relates:
 
 
 
 
 
PART I — REGISTRANT INFORMATION
 
Blue Dolphin Energy Company
 
Full Name of Registrant
 
 
 
Former Name if Applicable
 
801 Travis Street, Suite 2100
 
Address of Principal Executive Office (Street and Number)
 
Houston, Texas 77083
 
City, State and Zip Code
 

 
 
 
 
PART II — RULES 12b-25(b) AND (c)
 
If the subject report could not be filed without unreasonable effort or expense and the registrant seeks relief pursuant to Rule 12b-25(b), the following should be completed. (Check box if appropriate)
 
 
 (a)
The reason described in reasonable detail in Part III of this form could not be eliminated without unreasonable effort or expense
 
 
 
 (b)
The subject annual report, semi-annual report, transition report on Form 10-K, Form 20-F, Form 11-K, Form N-SAR or Form N-CSR, or portion thereof, will be filed on or before the fifteenth calendar day following the prescribed due date; or the subject quarterly report or transition report on Form 10-Q or subject distribution report on Form 10-D, or portion thereof, will be filed on or before the fifth calendar day following the prescribed due date; and
 
 
 
 
 (c)
The accountant’s statement or other exhibit required by Rule 12b-25(c) has been attached if applicable.
 
 
 
 
PART III – NARRATIVE
 
State below in reasonable detail the reasons why Forms 10-K, 20-F, 11-K, 10-Q, 10-D, N-SAR, N-CSR, or the transition report or portion thereof, could not be filed within the prescribed time period.
 
(Attach extra Sheets if Needed)
 
Blue Dolphin Energy Company (the “Company”) endeavored to complete its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2021 (the “Annual Report”) within the prescribed time period but was unable to complete the necessary XBRL tagging and testing without unreasonable effort or expense to the Company. The Company intends to file the Annual Report no later than the fifteenth calendar day following the prescribed due date.
 
PART IV — OTHER INFORMATION
 
(1)
Name and telephone number of person to contact in regard to this notification
 
 
Jonathan P. Carroll
 
(713)
 
568-4740
 
(Name)
 
(Area Code)
 
(Telephone Number)
 
(2)
Have all other periodic reports required under Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30 of the Investment Company Act of 1940 during the preceding 12 months or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such report(s) been filed? If answer is no, identify report(s).
Yes 
No 
 
 
 
 
(3)
Is it anticipated that any significant change in results of operations from the corresponding period for the last fiscal year will be reflected by the earnings statements to be included in the subject report or portion thereof?
Yes 
No 
 
 
 
If so, attach an explanation of the anticipated change, both narratively and quantitatively, and, if appropriate, state the reasons why a reasonable estimate of the results cannot be made.
 
 

 
 
 
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Blue Dolphin Energy Company
 
(Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
 
has caused this notification to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
 
Date:  April 1, 2022
 
 
By:
/s/ JONATHAN P. CARROLL
 
 
 
 
Jonathan P. Carroll
 
 
 
 
Chief Executive Officer, President,
Assistant Treasurer and Secretary
(Principal Executive Officer, Principal Financial Officer, and Principal Accounting Officer)
 

 
 
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