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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...

Further downward shift coming, says Lundberg

CAMARILLO, Calif. -- Self-serve regular gasoline shed 6.4 cents per gallon between May 6 and May 20, and is now $2.1489. This continues a trend begun April 8, when the all-time record high price for retail gasoline (unadjusted for inflation) was $2.2888, establishing its peak, according to the most...

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