Fuels News

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

Major oil opens the first of 1,500 branded sites

MEXICO CITY -- The first gas station in Mexico to fly a multinational oil flag opened its doors this month. BP opened its first retail fueling site in Mexico in early March as part of its opening salvo into the country’s newly deregulated fuel market. The first BP-branded location , in the middle-...

Fuel pumps

Wessels Oil adds state’s milestone location

SPENCER, Iowa -- The 100th E15 fueling site in Iowa opened this week, solidifying the state’s ranking as having the most locations offering the 15% ethanol gasoline blend. Wessels Oil Co. added E15 to its Crossroads Convenience Store in Spencer, Iowa. While Wessels has offered other ethanol blends—...

Casey's General Store

Updates on the retailer's gasoline business, from margin pressures to growth potential

Fuel pumps
More efficient engines, alternative fuels suggest volume decline after 2018: analyst
E15 gas pump
Proposed waiver could open door to year-round E15 use
VP Racing
Distributor cites competitive pressures for decision to add brand
Gas pumps
Point of obligation to move downstream in reported deal between Trump adviser Icahn, RFA .
Sunoco gas station

From acquisitions to oil-field woes to the future of RINs, here are the top fuel issues on Sunoco’s mind

Pumping gas
Bill would lift current hour restrictions in low-population counties .