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What it means for Murphy USA

BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- For 20 years, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has let Murphy USA Inc. build and operate gas stations in the parking lots of its stores. Now, the retailer has decided it wants to pump its own gasoline, reported The Wall Street Journal . Wal-Mart’s move to build future gas stations without...

Trillium acquisition will add more compressed natural gas locations, new markets

OKLAHOMA CITY -- In a deal that will enhance its alternative fuel expertise and open up new markets, Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores Inc. has entered into an agreement to purchase Trillium CNG, a provider of compressed natural gas (CNG). The agreement will add 37 public-access CNG...

Joseph Petrowski and VNG Logo

Joseph Petrowski

Oil industry vet, Gulf Oil chairman adds acumen to retail CNG fueling provider

BALA CYNWYD, Pa. -- Joseph Petrowski has joined VNG.co LLC's board of advisors, the company has announced. VNG is a leading retail compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling service provider. Petrowski is currently chairman of Gulf Oil LP , a leading distributor of gasoline and diesel to more than 2,300...

Will use financing to expand markets, team
Fuel brand also names industry vet to oil supply, trading position
14-cent drop in two weeks
Mobile Fuelz, Yoshi offer fuel-ups at Volunteer State customers' convenience.
Commissioner proposes gas, diesel taxes to raise money for city roads
Retailers must post labels with exact ethanol concentrations
Will facilitate supply to more than 30 gas stations in nine-county region