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Latest proposals in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Missouri to raise infrastructure funds

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. -- Many states short on funds for roads because of declining tax revenues are examining their fuel taxes to make up the difference. The following are some of the latest efforts. Arkansas. A group of Republican senators are proposing a motor-fuel tax increase to raise up to $...

Strong sales expected as retailer ramps up its ethanol push with expanded growth through the end of 2016

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Kum & Go is ramping up its commitment to E15 by rolling out the 15% ethanol blend to 100 or more sites by the end of this year. Last April, Kum & Go, which has more than 430 sites in 11 states, began selling E15 at a site in Windsor Heights, Iowa. At the time, Jim...

Judge rejects four fuel distributors’ motion to dismiss lawsuit

BURLINGTON, Vt. -- A price-fixing lawsuit against four gasoline distributors in Vermont is moving forward. The lawsuit charges that four Vermont fuel wholesalers illegally profited by more than $100 million over a decade by “conspiring to fix the price of gas at artificially high levels.” According...

Annual survey ranks top fueling choices among c-stores, big boxes
Indiana chain adding 45 new pumps for ethanol blend
Ricker’s Replenish program with GreenPrint tackles fuel carbon emissions with trees, clean energy
Local fire departments warn that services are not up to code
Largest retail-ready network opens in California with more to come
This year’s March deliveries were the highest since 2008 .
Pennsylvania leads nation with highest combined federal, state taxes