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The latest news on petroleum, diesel and alternative fuel retailing

Long-term agreement extends four-year supplier relationship

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Gilbarco Veeder-Root has reached an agreement with Ultramar Ltd. in Canada to supply fuel dispensers and related equipment to Ultramar's network of more than 1,000 retail sites. The three-year agreement, which follows a supply agreement between Gilbarco and Ultramar that took...

Senate approves ethanol provision

WASHINGTON -- The Senate on Wednesday endorsed a broad expansion of the use of ethanol in gasoline, despite claims that it would force up gasoline prices by up to 8 cents a gallon outside the Farm Belt and reduce fuel economy, said the Associated Press. A provision that, beginning in 2012, requires...

OPEC says new deal won't cut oil prices

VIENNA -- OPEC ministers on Thursday said a capacity crunch on crude supplies and refinery bottlenecks meant its latest deal on higher output limits was unlikely to cut oil prices, according to a Reuters report. Speaking after a Wednesday meeting of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries...

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