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Chevron approves Passport POS system; product now approved for all Major Oil brands

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Chevron Corp.which earlier this week officially shortened its moniker from ChevronTexaco Corp.has approved Gilbarco's Passport as a go-forward point-of-sale (POS) system choice for Chevron and Texaco branded retailers. Chevron will become the eighth major oil company network to...

Will encourage stations to install, convert pumps to E85, he says

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senator Evan Bayh (D-Ind.) has co-sponsored a bipartisan amendment to the Highway bill to help reduce American dependence on foreign oil by providing a tax credit to encourage gasoline stations to install or convert pumps that offer E85 ethanol. Millions of flexible fuel vehicles...

House OKs bill to kill law; becomes referendum on Wal-Mart

BATON ROUGE, La. -- The Louisiana House passed a bill Wednesday that would remove a state-mandated 6% markup on gasoline prices, but critics called it fake reform that would burden business with unnecessary regulation, reported The Times-Picayune. Greeted with raucous debate on the chamber floor,...

Commerce secretary orders new inspection rules
Minn. governor signs ethanol-doubling legislation
Gas prices raising concerns in Louisiana, Alabama
ChevronTexaco Corp. changes name to Chevron Corp., unveils new logo
Supply enhanced, Lundberg says
LOMCSA hopes letting go of markup a major concession that will result in compromise legislation
Blanco supports gas tax at the rack