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Fuel-equipment association names Long to executive, legal positions

TULSA, OKLA. -- The Petroleum Equipment Institute (PEI) has named a successor to its long-serving executive vice president and general counsel. PEI, an association of fuel and fluid-handling equipment manufacturers based in Tulsa, Okla., named Rick Long to the roles, effective June 1, 2017. Since...

As transportation fund set to soon go bust, plan to raise tax 23 CPG faces stiff opposition

TRENTON, N.J. -- Most New Jersey lawmakers can agree that the state’s Transportation Trust Fund is in big trouble. What they can’t agree on is how the gas tax fits into the solution. The fund, which supports the repair and maintenance of roads, bridges and rail networks in the state, is set to run...

Grants could fund backup power at up to 200 downstate gas stations

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Gasoline retailers in downstate New York now have access to $12 million in funding to install permanent emergency generators. Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announced the funding for the Fuel NY initiative, which aims to keep gas stations in strategic locations operational and able to...

On-demand services offer a convenient, gas-station-free fueling experience

Retailer partners with Trillium CNG on another Minnesota location
Combined product offer would cover everything from above- to below-ground fueling

Higher consumption and crude heat up latest EIA fuel-price forecast

Officials find devices in two counties after monthlong inspection .
With cheap gas greasing the wheels, motorists cover 746 billion miles by March
Retailer donating to emergency responders after destructive chain reaction