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The latest news on petroleum, diesel and alternative fuel retailing

La. senate panel votes to eliminate 6% gas markup

BATON ROUGE -- Louisiana would eliminate a state law that forces gas stations to hike fuel prices by 6% over their costs, under a bill passed by a Senate committee on Wednesday, said the Associated Press. But passage of State Representative Taylor Townsend's bill came after a fight over whether the...

The FTC announced it closed its investigation into Shell Oil Products US's decision to close its petroleum refinery in Bakersfield, Calif.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- Concluding what it called a thorough and exhaustive 12-month process, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced that it has closed its investigation into Shell Oil Products US's decision to close its petroleum refinery in Bakersfield, Calif. Shell has since sold the...

Retains consulting firm to help communicate growth strategy to investors

NEW YORK -- Lukoil, Russia's largest private oil company, plans to expand its presence on the U.S. market, CEO Vagit Alekperov said on Tuesday at a press conference in New York, reported MosNews.com. We sell about 8 million tons of oil products in the U.S., he said. The company operates 2,000 gas...

190 Ill. gas stations cited for minor safety violations
Coalition wants to scrap Wis. minimum markup law; association cites study in support of act
Bush visits hydrogen station, renews call for swift action on energy legislation
Comes out against MTBE immunity
Refining squeeze limits prospects of price relief at the pump
AGE Refining begins blending B20 for Southwest Texas markets
Further downward shift coming, says Lundberg

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