Fuel and Oil

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October 22, 2012 - Industry News

Study Says Diesel Worse than Gasoline for Smog Component

A new study says diesel exhaust contributes 15 times more of a smog-causing chemical than gasoline engines, per liter of fuel burned. The University of California-Berkely study looked at secondary organic aerosol (SOA), a major component of smog

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October 21, 2012 - Industry News

Judge Orders Rewrite of Hot Fuel Settlements

A judge has rejected many of the proposed settlement deals in the "hot fuel" class-action lawsuit, sending fuel refiners and retailers back to the drawing board

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October 17, 2012 - Industry News

Largest CNG Fueling Facility in Georgia Open to the Public

American Fueling Systems celebrated the grand opening of its new Alternative Fueling Facility on Oct. 11. This new facility is not only the largest facility in Georgia but is also the first to be located in a high traffic area, according to the compan

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October 17, 2012 - Industry News

Survey Shows 34 LNG Production Facilities for Vehicle Fuel

NGVAmerica and Zeus Intelligence announced a new information service for anyone interested in access to trailer loads of liquefied natural gas. The list is now publically accessible from the NGVAmerica website (

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October 15, 2012 - Industry News

Diesel Prices Hit Four-year High

Diesel prices have hit their highest level since September 2008

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October 13, 2012 - Industry News

Pensacola and Emerald Coast Utilities Authority Open CNG Fueling Station

The city of Pensacola, Fla., and the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority have opened a new compressed natural gas fueling station. The city and utility plan to fuel 80 of their CNG fleet vehicles at the station

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October 13, 2012 - Industry News

Smith Dairy Trucking Opens CNG Fueling Station in Northern Ohio

Smith Dairy Trucking unveiled a new Compressed Natural Gas fueling island in northern Ohio late this summer and is now making the station available to other fleets, around the clock, seven days a week

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October 13, 2012 - Industry News

20th Annual National NGV Achievement Award Winners Announced

NGVAmerica and the Clean Vehicle Education Foundation, two organizations dedicated to increasing the use of natural gas-powered vehicles to improve air quality, have announced ten 2012 winners of the prestigious NGV Achievement Award in addition to one NGV Lifetime Achievement Award

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October 9, 2012 - Industry News

Love's Opens First "Fast Fill" CNG Facility for Heavy-Duty Trucks

Love's Travel Stops opened its first compressed natural gas fuel facility designed for rapid fueling of heavy-duty trucks.

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October 7, 2012 - Industry News

Ram Truck Dealers to Supply 19 States with Ram 2500 CNG-Powered Pickups

Chrysler Group announced that 13 Ram Truck dealers landed contracts with 19 states to supply their fleets with the new Ram 2500 Heavy Duty CNG pickup truck

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October 4, 2012 - Industry News

Clean Energy to Bring CNG to Virginia

State and local governments in Virginia will be able to buy compressed natural gas from Clean Energy for their vehicle fleets, thanks to a recent agreement signed by the governor.

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October 3, 2012 - Industry News

OPIS: California Low-Carbon Fuel Will Mean Higher Pump Prices

Californians could face even higher gasoline and diesel costs when new low carbon fuel regulations gain traction Jan. 1, warn fuel experts at the Oil Price Information Service, which says studies show price hikes of as much as $1 per gallon for gasoline and $2 per gallon for diesel could be on the wa

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October 1, 2012 - Industry News

Gasoline, Diesel Prices Drop Slightly

This week the price at the pump for a gallon of diesel or a gallon of gasoline decreased marginally from last week

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September 28, 2012 - Industry News

Pennsylvania Gets Public Access Compressed Natural Gas Station

The new public access station will serve the greater Philadelphia region.

Clean Energy opened its first public access compressed natural gas fueling station in Pennsylvania at Patch Management's headquarters in Fairless Hills, Bucks County.

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September 26, 2012 - Industry News

Nopetro Opens CNG Facility in Tallahassee, Fla.

Nopetro LLC is opening a compressed natural gas facility in Tallahassee, Fla., which it says for the first time offers the state and the Southeast the prospect of a viable natural gas solution

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September 24, 2012 - Industry News

Diesel Prices Down From Last Week

The average price of diesel dropped nearly 5 cents per gallon this week but remains over $4 a gallon

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September 19, 2012 - Industry News

EPA Increases Biodiesel Production Requirements to 1.28 Billion Gallons

The Environmental Protection Agency announced it will require 1.28 billion gallons of bio-based diesel production in 2013, finalizing a standard it proposed more than a year ago

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September 17, 2012 - Industry News

Diesel prices rise only slightly

Once again this week, the price of diesel per gallon has gone up only marginally over last week. Prices rose only 0.3 cents per gallon on average to $4.14, which is an increase of approximately 30 cents over prices last year

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September 12, 2012 - Industry News

Brenntag North America Expands DEF Infrastructure

Brenntag, a distributor of diesel exhaust fluid, expanded its North American DEF infrastructure by installing bulk diesel exhaust fluid tanks at six additional facilitie

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September 6, 2012 - Industry News

Utah's Second LNG Station Completes 700-Mile Corridor

Utah's second liquefied natural gas fueling station celebrated its grand opening in Beaver, Utah, Aug. 30, after opening Aug. 3

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September 5, 2012 - Industry News

Wright Express to Buy Fleet One

Wright Express has agreed to buy Fleet One from private equity firms for $369 million in cash, in a move that will extend its reach into the heavy-truck fueling market

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September 5, 2012 - Industry News

Study Sees Natural Gas Vehicles Gaining Traction

Adoption of CNG by fleets such as Waste Management is driving natural gas adoption to a tipping point, study says.

Adoption of natural gas fuel by trucking fleets is approaching a critical threshold, which ultimately could lead to enormous gas demand growth at the expense of diesel fuel, says an energy market consulting firm in a new study. However, that's assuming that a number of hurdles are removed, especially for adoption in Class 8 highway trucks

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September 4, 2012 - Industry News

Diesel, Gasoline Prices Rise Again

Diesel prices were up an average of 3.8 cents per gallon this week, according to the U.S. Department of Energy, to $4.127 nationwide, while gasoline prices jumped by 6.7 cents per gallon

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August 31, 2012 - Industry News

Sapphire Energy's Commercial Demonstration Algae-to-Energy Facility Now Operational

This is an arial view of the Green Crude Farm, also known as an Integrated Algal Bio-Refinery, in Columbus, New Mexico.

Sapphire Energy announced that the first phase of its Green Crude Farm, which it says is the world's first commercial demonstration algae-to-energy facility, is now operational

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August 29, 2012 - Industry News

Gulf Oil Adds LNG-Powered Trucks, Plans to Offer Fuel to Customers

Gulf Oil has deployed 34 trucks that run on liquefied natural gas and says it soon will be supplying and distributing LNG to customers in the transportation sector and other interested bulk users

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