Fuels News

The latest news on petroleum, diesel and alternative fuel retailing

This year’s March deliveries were the highest since 2008

WASHINGTON -- Petroleum demand saw its best March in eight years. Total petroleum deliveries—a measure of demand—rose 0.4% in March from a year ago to average 19.3 million barrels per day, according to a monthly statistical report from the American Petroleum Institute (API). These were the highest...

Pennsylvania leads nation with highest combined federal, state taxes

WASHINGTON -- The average state gasoline tax was 26.5 cents per gallon (CPG) as of the start of 2016, although this is sure to shift as states take a second look at their tax formulas and declining revenues. According to a recent analysis by the Energy Information Administration (EIA), the lowest...

EPA delivers 2017 proposed volumes for White House review

WASHINGTON -- The proposed 2017 volumes under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) could be announced by this July—or sooner. Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) submitted its proposed renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2017 renewable fuel, advanced and cellulosic biofuels,...

Price at the pump expected to increase as consumer optimism ebbs
Developments are poised to shape the future of fuel retailing
Company will cover cleanup costs at eight gas stations
Changing engine design boosts demand for higher-octane gasoline
Extensive as campaign will support company’s ‘best fuel ever’
Companies expect partnership to increase consumer goodwill, retailer fuel sales, profitability
With EVs poised for liftoff, these chains are embracing DC Fast Charging