October 23, 2013 - Industry News
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has proposed regulations to allow the construction and operation of new liquefied natural gas facilities under DEC permits, according to the New York Motor Truck Association.
Tags: New York, Natural Gas, Alternative Fuels & Hybrids, Fuel and Oil
October 22, 2013 - Industry News
Two announcements this week demonstrate how PeopleNet is going after the growing oil and natural gas business, with the Energy Services area combining PeopleNet fleet mobility solutions with technologies from other Trimble companies to create technology solutions for this sector.
Tags: Information Technology, PeopleNet, Fuel and Oil, ATA2013
October 15, 2013 - Industry News
Tuesday was the deadline for carriers to opt out of a settlement reached in July between some trucking companies and Pilot Flying J over allegations the truckstop chain cheated customers out of fuel purchase rebates. About 50 of the truckstops’s 6,000 customers said they want no part of the agreement.
Tags: Diesel Prices, Pilot Flying J, Litigation, Truckstops, Fuel and Oil
September 20, 2013 - Industry News
Embattled Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam made a rare public appearance this week, some five months after the company was raided by federal agents, but it’s only one of the latest developments for the truckstop chain that's facing a myriad of legal problems.
Tags: Fuel and Oil, Truckstops, Pilot Flying J, Fraud
September 19, 2013 - Industry News
A three-judge federal panel on Wednesday upheld California’s controversial and first-in-the-nation law requiring fuel-makers to reduce carbon, that detractors say will lead to higher prices for diesel and gasoline.
Tags: CARB, ATA, California, Low Carbon Fuel Standard, Diesel Prices, Gasoline Prices, Fuel and Oil
August 19, 2013 - Industry News
Just as soon at it looked like diesel was starting to trend lower it has done an about face. The average U.S. price has increased 0.4 cents per gallon over the past week, registering $3.90 per gallon.
Tags: Oil Prices, Fuel Prices, Diesel Prices, Gasoline Prices, Fuel and Oil
This week Pilot Flying J published an interview on its website with one of the attorneys representing the company, as the clock counts down toward key court dates in a settlement over allegations it withheld rebates and discounts on fuel.
Tags: Diesel Prices, Pilot Flying J, Truckstops, Fuel and Oil
August 12, 2013 - Industry News
Despite having reached a settlement with some trucking customers, Pilot Flying J faces new litigation over claims it cheated some operations – and there is another move to depose CEO Jimmy Haslam.
Tags: Fuel Prices, Pilot Flying J, Truckstops, Fraud, Fuel and Oil, Diesel Prices
August 6, 2013 - Industry News
Diesel prices this year are expected to average slightly less than they were last year and continue moving lower next year, according to a new forecast.
Tags: Oil Prices, Diesel Prices, Gasoline Prices, Fuel and Oil, DOE
August 5, 2013 - Industry News
The price of diesel continues to seesaw, falling just slightly this week following a just over one-penny hike last week.
Tags: Diesel Prices, Gasoline Prices, Oil Prices, Fuel and Oil, Truckstops
July 29, 2013 - Industry News
While gasoline prices continued to decline this week, diesel prices continued on its journey upward.
Tags: Fuel and Oil
July 24, 2013 - Industry News
The truckstop chain Pilot Flying J has revised a settlement it reached last week with eight trucking companies that filed suit against it earlier this year over claims it cheated them out of fuel rebates and discounts.
Tags: Pilot Flying J, Truckstops, Fraud, Fuel and Oil
July 23, 2013 - Industry News
Late last week a federal judge in California ruled to dismiss three cases against Chevron filed by plaintiffs who claimed the oil and fuel giant failed to disclose the effect warmer temperatures have when it comes to dispensing fuel at the pumps causing customers to overpay.
Tags: Fuel Prices, Diesel Prices, Gasoline Prices, Fuel and Oil
July 22, 2013 - Industry News
Prices for diesel and gasoline moved higher again over the past week as the cost of oil eased back Monday following its highest closing price on Friday since March 2012.
Tags: Oil Prices, Fuel Prices, Diesel Prices, Fuel and Oil, Gasoline Prices
July 19, 2013 - Industry News
More signs of improvement in the U.S. economy helped drive the price of oil to above $109 a barrel on Friday, its highest price since March of 2012. Oil futures have risen more than $11 a barrel this month.
Tags: Oil Prices, Fuel and Oil
July 18, 2013 - Industry News
Chevron U.S.A. Inc. has paid $422,500 in penalties for supplying gasoline and diesel fuel in violation of California regulations designed to protect air quality. Chevron agreed to pay the penalties as part of three separate settlements it reached with the California Air Resources Board.
Tags: Emissions, CARB, Chevron, California, Fuel and Oil
July 16, 2013 - Industry News
[UPDATED] -- Truckstop chain Pilot Flying J has reached a multi-million dollar settlement agreement with some of the trucking companies that filed suit against it alleging the company cheated them out of fuel rebates.
Tags: Fuel Prices, Diesel Prices, Pilot Flying J, Fraud, Fuel and Oil, Truckstops
July 15, 2013 - Industry News
The prices for diesel and oil are all surging. A new report released Monday by the U.S. Energy Department shows the average cost of diesel has risen 3.9 cents over the past week to $3.867 per gallon.
Tags: Oil Prices, Fuel Prices, Diesel Prices, Fuel and Oil
Problems for truckstop operator Pilot Flying J and CEO Jimmy Haslam show no signs of letting up, as an Ohio TV station reports that a federal grand jury is looking into possible indictments.
Tags: Diesel Prices, Pilot Flying J, Fuel and Oil, Truckstops
July 8, 2013 - Industry News
The national average price of diesel has posted its first increase for the first time in several weeks, following a big spike in the price of oil. This is the first increase since the week of May 20 and puts the price of diesel 14.5 cents a gallon higher than the same week a year ago.
Tags: Oil Prices, Diesel Prices, Gasoline Prices, Fuel and Oil
Three more lawsuits have been filed against the truckstop chain Pilot Flying J over claims it shortchanged customers out of money they were due in the form of rebates from fuel purchases.
Tags: Diesel Prices, Pilot Flying J, Truckstops, Fuel and Oil, Fraud
July 1, 2013 - Industry News
Prices for oil and gasoline turned lower over the past week, with diesel on its sixth week of falling prices in a row. Crude oil, however, is approaching the $100 per barrel level again.
June 27, 2013 - Industry News
Trillium CNG is expanding its compressed natural gas fueling network, with plans to build 101 public access Class 8 accessible CNG stations in 29 states by 2016.
Tags: Natural Gas, Natural Gas Vehicles, Fuel and Oil, Alternative Fuels & Hybrids, Trillium CNG
June 26, 2013 - Industry News
The Environmental Protection Agency is more ambitious for the next phase of its heavy-duty truck fuel economy standards than it was for the first, and will look at trailers as well as new engine and transmission technologies.
Tags: Fuel Economy Standards, GHG, EPA, Industry, Fuel and Oil, President Obama, ACT Expo
June 25, 2013 - Industry News
In a speech Tuesday calling for tougher emissions for coal-fired power plants, President Obama also laid out what he wants when it comes to emissions from heavy trucks and the future of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Tags: Fuel Economy Standards, GHG, Industry, Fuel and Oil, President Obama
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