Fuels News

The latest news on petroleum, diesel and alternative fuel retailing

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...

RPF acquires BP assets in Motor City market

DETROIT -- Matrix Capital Markets Group Inc. said that it has successfully closed RPF Oil Co.'s acquisition of 44 BP retail and wholesale fuel assets in the Greater Detroit market. CSP Daily News reported on the deal when it was announced in mid-January. Grand Blanc, Mich.-based RPF Oil's...

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