Fuel and Oil

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October 14, 2008

Diesel, Oil Prices Continue To Drop

The average price of a gallon of on-highway diesel plummeted 21.6 cents this week as oil prices fell below $80 a barrel Tuesday

October 14, 2008

New England Motor Freight to Implement OPS-1 System Across Fleet

Oil Purification Systems, Shelton, Conn. announced that New England Motor Freight and its parent company, the Shevell Group, have signed an agreement to begin implementing the OPS-1 on-board oil refining system on NEMF's fleet of 1,000 vehicles.

October 14, 2008

New Biodiesel Blend Specifications Published

New quality specifications for biodiesel blends have been published by ASTM International. Biodiesel producers, petroleum companies, engine companies, vehicle manufacturers, pipeline operators, fleets and consumers will benefit from the new biodiesel blend specifications

October 13, 2008

I-65 Becomes First 'Biofuels Corridor'

I-65 is being touted as America's first "biofuels corridor," with E85 ethanol-blend gasoline and B20 biodiesel-blend diesel available all along the interstate route

October 9, 2008

Oil Prices Plummet; Government Lowers Diesel Price Predictions

Crude oil futures fell below $85 Thursday on the New York Mercantile Exchange, a near 12-month-low

October 6, 2008

Diesel, Oil Prices Continue To Fall

Diesel prices and crude oil prices continue to fall. The national average retail price of a gallon of diesel fell to $3.875, plunging 8.4 cents from the previous week,

October 6, 2008

Biodiesel Issues Addressed In Bailout Bill

As part of the financial rescue bill passed last week, there are measures that extend the biodiesel tax incentive and close the so-called "splash and dash" loophole

September 29, 2008

Diesel Prices Stable This Week

Retail diesel prices remain virtually unchanged, according to a weekly report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration

September 29, 2008

Truckstop Diesel Sales Down From Last Year

Diesel volumes at truckstops continue this year to decline over 2007 volumes, according to a fuel survey conducted by NATSO, an association representing 1,100 truckstops and travel plazas

September 23, 2008

DC Convoy Draws Fewer Than Expected, But Delivers Fuel Message

Although fewer truckers showed up than organizers hoped, they say a protest in Washington, D.C. Tuesday over high fuel prices did generate some valuable local and national coverage in the media

September 23, 2008

Trucking Calls for Comprehensive Plan to Limit Fuel Costs' Effect on the Economy

A top trucking official Tuesday urged the Bush Administration and Congress to implement a comprehensive energy plan that will ensure an affordable supply of oil and limit the effect of rising fuel costs on the U.S. economy

September 22, 2008

Diesel Prices Lowest In Five Months, But Oil Prices Spike

The average price of a gallon of diesel fell below $4 a gallon for the first time since April, but oil prices had their biggest one-day price spike ever Monday because of concerns about the crisis on Wall Street

September 15, 2008

Fuel, Oil Prices Drop Despite Ike

Crude oil and diesel prices continue their decline, despite Hurricane Ike disrupting refinery activity in the Gulf of Mexico

September 8, 2008

Diesel Prices Fall, Oil Traders Eye Ike, OPEC

Diesel prices continue to drop closer to the $4-a-gallon mark, with the national average at $4.059 according to weekly retail figures released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration

September 2, 2008

Diesel Prices Continue To Drop

Weekly diesel price average figures from the federal government released Tuesday show that the retail price of diesel fuel continues to fall

August 25, 2008

Diesel Prices Continue Downward Slide

The national average price of diesel fell yet again over the past week, to $4.145 a gallon, according to the weekly report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration

August 21, 2008

ATA Backs House Energy Bill

The American Trucking Associations announced its support for a bipartisan comprehensive energy bill that calls for domestic oil drilling, tax incentives and alternative energy research

August 18, 2008

Diesel Price Average Drops to $4.207

The national average retail price of a gallon of diesel plummeted to $4.207 in the past week, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration

August 13, 2008

EIA Makes Predictions on Diesel Prices, Petroleum Demand

Diesel fuel retail prices in 2008 are projected to average $4.18 per gallon, up from $2.88 per gallon in 2007, and increase to an average of $4.27 per gallon in 2009, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration

August 13, 2008

Massachusetts Law Will Require Biofuel in Diesel

As part of a new law designed encourage the growth of an advanced biofuels industry in the state, Massachusetts will require biofuels in diesel


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