Fuels News

The latest news on petroleum, diesel and alternative fuel retailing
OPW fueling nozzle

Here are six retail-fueling topics that can improve the safety at your site and possibly boost your bottom line.

Brought to you by OPW. Celebrity appearances, more than 1,200 exhibits and cool new products: These are just a few reasons why the upcoming NACS Show will be the biggest event of the year for the convenience-store and retail fueling industry. But they’re also some of the reasons why it’s easy to...


Why are fuel taxes the most acceptable?

Part 4 of a 7-part report WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- If Sal Risalvato could do it all over again, he would have been clearer to New Jersey legislators about the maximum gas-tax increase that retailers could shoulder. The fact that Risalvato had supported the 2016 gas-tax increase—New Jersey’s first in...

Gas lines in Florida

Request under consideration to help the state deal with supply disruptions

WASHINGTON -- A U.S. senator is urging the federal government to create a gasoline supply reserve in Florida to help the state deal with supply disruptions. The move comes after Hurricane Irma triggered a run on gasoline that left retailers in many Florida markets short of fuel. In a letter to U.S...

Gas prices
Complaints allege prices as high as $9.99 per gallon
Hurricane Harvey
Economic optimism dips to lowest point since October 2016
Shell Mexico
Plans to invest $1 billion in retail, fuel logistics over 10 years .
Fuel truck

Minimize the dangers by following a few key best practices

Arco Gas station
Hundreds of locations to come in next several years
7-Eleven sign
Chain partners with GreenPrint on Renew pilot in three states .
Houston oil refinery

From refinery shutdowns to price gouging to supply issues, how the storm is hitting the fueling infrastructure