Fuels News

The latest news on petroleum, diesel and alternative fuel retailing
gas prices

Higher gas prices, volatile stock market pressure economic expectations: NACS

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Higher gas prices and a wild stock market spooked consumers in February, pushing economic optimism to a six-month low in the latest NACS Consumer Fuels Survey. In the February 2018 survey, 60% of respondents said they were optimistic about the economy—the lowest percentage since...

yoshi truck

Startup adds Twin Cities and Tampa markets to service area

SAN FRANCISCO -- With a recent infusion of cash, Yoshi has launched its on-demand fueling service in two new markets: Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minn., and Tampa/St. Petersburg, Fla. Yoshi provides on-demand fill-ups, oil changes, car washes and other vehicle maintenance services. Consumers order,...

gas pump cash

Added cost would blunt the benefits of recent tax cuts, analysis finds

WASHINGTON -- A 25-cent-per-gallon (CPG) increase in the federal gasoline tax, which President Donald Trump reportedly has endorsed to help fund his infrastructure proposal , would have a weighty effect on consumers’ pocketbooks, according to a new analysis. On Feb. 14, sources told Axios that the...

white house

The president revives infrastructure and budget proposals that would affect gasoline supply and tolling

hydrogen fueling
CNG station supplier to add electric-vehicle chargers to Love’s sites in 2018 .
Major oil partners with startup Yoshi to expand into 25 new markets in 2018 .
Bigger sales force and advertising campaign on tap for 2018 .
ethanol infographic
RFA says latest data 'reduces the so-called blend wall to a pile of rubble' .
Pruitt targets renewable-fuel obligations in interview
fuels pump
Execs from some of the largest fuel retail and refining businesses among newest recruits .