As the RVP restriction is lifted, following the close of the summer months, ACE expresses the hope that Congress will alter these EPA rules so that E15 can be sold year-round. The senior vice president of the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE) has released a statement to remind retailers that, beginning Sept. 15, 2015, they
Rising fuel prices seem to have little effect on current consumer optimism. Over the past month fuel prices have risen 10-cents per gallon, but a recent consumer survey from the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) suggests that this price increase has failed to decrease consumer optimism concerning the overall state of the economy. U.S.
VP Racing will offer a variety of fuels to racers competing in the IJSBA World Finals. VP Racing Fuels has been selected by the International Jet Sports Boating Association (IJSBA) as the Official Trackside Supplier for the 2016 quakysense World Finals. The quakysense World Finals are slated to take place October 1-9 in Lake Havasu
Drivers could see national fuel price average below $2 per gallon in the coming months. Fuel prices are falling as we head into the fall season and the summer driving season comes to a close. Gas prices typically fall at this time each year, but this year’s savings are greater than those of last year,
A new CNG fueling station is expected to result in significant savings for transit agencies in Pennsylvania. A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Sept. 7, 2016 for the construction of a new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station in Johnstown, Pa. State local officials, along with the PennDOT deputy secretary for multimodal transportation, Toby Fauver, Cambria
Lower fuel prices are likely to be in the forecast as the summer driving season comes to an end. Drivers were met with increasing fuel prices as August came to a close, but the beginning of September has been marked by six consecutive days of falling fuel prices. According to the most recent fuel gauge
Drivers in New York state may soon have access to cleaner, more affordable fuel. A new rule proposed by the New York Department of Agriculture and Markets may soon alter the state’s fuel regulations to allow the sale of E15 for all vehicles model year 2001 and newer. If approved, New York retailers will have
Transco has proposed an expansion of LNG pipeline to prepare for the U.S. to become the third leading LNG supplier in the world. According to a new report from Williams Partners L.P., Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Co. LLC (Transco) is looking to connect the U.S. natural gas supplies with global liquefied natural gas (LNG) markets
Chevron continues to expand its customer base through a 10 year Sales and Purchase Agreement agreement with ENN LNG Trading Co. Chevron U.S.A. Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Chevron Corp., will now be delivering liquefied natural gas (LNG) to China as a part of a newly signed LNG Sales and Purchase Agreement (SPA) between
VP Racing will fuel multiple cars for Gray Motorsports at this year’s NHRA National events. VP Racing Fuels has entered into a new partnership with Victor Cagnazzi and Gray Motorsports’ COPO Camaro Sportsman racing team. Under the new agreement, each of the team’s cars will be powered exclusively by VP’s C25 racing fuel at the
Jonnie Lindberg call VP’s M1 the cleanest Methanol on the market. VP Racing Fuels has announced a new partnership with Jonnie Lindberg Motorsports for the 2016 racing season. As a part of this new alliance, Jonnie Lindberg, reigning NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car champion, will exclusively use VP’s M1 Methanol to fuel his attempt to
Wayne is preparing for the introduction of higher ethanol blends to the market by making E25 compliance a standard feature for its retail fuel dispensers. Wayne Fueling Systems has announced that compatibility with UL-Listed fuel to E25 will now be a standard feature for all Wayne North American retail fuel dispensers. The shift is effective
Much of the country has seen drastic increases in fuel pricing over the past week. Fuel prices are back on the rise as the summer driving season winds down and autumn is on the horizon. According to the latest AAA Fuel Gauge, fuel prices have risen for each of the past 14 days, bringing the
Growth Energy rejects the oil industry’s attempts to discredit biofuels. A new report has been released by the API-funded biofuel critic, John DeCicco, and Growth Energy’s CEO Emily Skor has responded to the report, which completely ignores the climate benefits that result from the use of biofuels. In response to DeCicco’s report, Emily Skor issued
A new fuel offering provides Pilot customers with more rewards opportunities. A number of Pilot convenience stores in Knoxville, Tenn. will soon begin offering Shell branded fuel. According to a recent report from the Knoxville News Sentinel, James Haslam II, Pilot’s chairman and founder, has announced that 29 Pilot convenience stores in the Knoxville, Tenn.
Refinery issues lead to an increase in gasoline prices in 42 states. Fuel prices are back on the upswing, as prices have now increased for 12 of the past 17 day. Prices have climbed higher for each of the past six days, bringing the national average price to $2.16 per gallon. According to the recent
Growth Energy is confident that the EPA will see the benefits of the RFS. The Environmental Protection Agency is preparing to review the Renewable Fuels Standard, and the benefits of the program may be hard to overlook. Emily Skor, CEO of Growth Energy, issued the following statement in regards to the Renewable Fuel Standard’s (RFS)
Fuel prices are currently down more than 50 cents from this time last year. The national average price of gasoline has fallen daily for the past four days, continuing the downward trend that was seen prior to the relatively steady gasoline prices of last week, when fuel prices dropped for 54 of 55 days. According
Republic’s new CNG fueling station marks the company’s second in Long Beach, Calif. Republic Services has unveiled the company’s newest Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station, which will support the addition of 56 new CNG-powered collection trucks, which have replaced older diesel-powered trucks in greater Long Beach, Calif. The new CNG trucks bring Republic’s total number
Pump prices expected to remain low through the fall season even as miles driven is at an all-time high. The national average price of gas held steady the first week of August with the national average price for regular unleaded gas at $2.12 per gallon, the lowest for Aug. 8 since 2004 and 48 cents
The Department of Energy has released a study that highlights the benefits of using high octane mid-ethanol blends. The “Summary of High Octane, Mid-Level Ethanol Blends Study,” a scientific analysis which showed the numerous benefits of using high octane mid-level ethanol blends in future optimized engines, was recently released by the Department of Energy’s Oak
Thorntons will be hosting one final E15 Fuel Discount Day in the Chicagoland area this summer. Thorntons has announced that the third and final Unleaded15 fuel promotion will take place on Fri. Aug, 5, 2016 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Thorntons located at 476 N York St. in Elmhurst Ill. The Thorntons’ branded E15
Technavio has revealed five gasoline vendors that are expected to lead the market through 2o2o. In the company’s recent gasoline market in the U.S. until 2020 report, Technavio has ranked the top five gasoline vendors in the country, based on revenue and market dominance in terms of experience, geographical presence, product portfolio, financials and R&D.
Fuel marketer intelligence: supply chain dynamics to retail fuel prices. By Brian Milne, Editor, Schneider Electric Gasoline futures swung to a five-month low of $1.2760 gallon in ending July business before paring the decline on technical-driven short covering ahead of the August contract expiration, with the low plumbed during peak seasonal driving demand in the U.S.
Sustainability is on trend from what customers put in their bodies to what they put in their vehicles. By Jon Scharingson, Renewable Energy Group Inc. Think about one of the biggest trends in the convenience store industry: the addition of fresh and healthy food options. Now I’m going to tell you how that is related to your