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Bush visits hydrogen station, renews call for swift action on energy legislation

WASHINGTON -- President Bush stared inquisitively down into the nozzle of a hydrogen fuel hose on Wednesday, then pumped the fuel into a blue compact car as he renewed his plea for Congress to pass a wide-ranging energy bill, said the Associated Press. But with the cost of hydrogen double that of...

Refining squeeze limits prospects of price relief at the pump

NEW YORK -- Even if high oil prices ease, prospects for cheaper gasoline, diesel and jet fuel are likely to be limited for at least several years by a severe crunch in refining capacity, reported The Wall Street Journal. And growing demand for oil from China, India and others is aggravating the...

AGE Refining begins blending B20 for Southwest Texas markets

SAN ANTONIO -- AGE Refining Inc. has launched its B20 biodiesel fuel, a 20% mixture of biodiesel and 80% diesel fuel that meets EPAct (Energy Policy Act) compliance. The product will be a blend of two premium productssulfur-free, soybean-based and renewable biodiesel, provided by Gulf Hydrocarbon...

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RPF acquires BP assets in Motor City market
New Macon, Ga., police chief backs prepay fueling ordinance
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High gas prices no hindrance
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