Fuel
Business, Logistics, Fuel, Government

Diesel Drops Another 1.9¢; Gas Soars to Record $3.103

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Diesel’s national average pump price dipped 1.9 cents to $2.773 a gallon, while gasoline jumped 4.9 cents to an all-time record $3.103, the Department of Energy said Monday.

Transport Topics
May 15, 2007
Government, Business, Safety, Fuel

Bush Outlines Emissions-Reduction Plan

President Bush on Monday ordered U.S. government agencies to begin taking regulatory steps to curb vehicle emissions and urged Congress to enact legislation to reduce U.S. dependence on foreign oil.

Transport Topics
May 14, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government

Producer Price Index Gains 0.7%

The producer price index rose 0.7% in April, while the core PPI excluding food and energy was unchanged for a second straight month, the Labor Department said Friday.

Transport Topics
May 11, 2007
Business, Government, Safety, Fuel

Feds Probing Oil-Trading Practices

Federal regulators are looking into possible manipulation of crude oil prices by after-hours trading practices, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.

Transport Topics
May 10, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government

Oil Falls as Inventories Rise

Michael Nagle/Bloomberg News

Crude oil futures prices fell to their lowest level in seven weeks Wednesday following an Energy Department report that showed inventories rose last week.

Transport Topics
May 9, 2007
Government, Business, Safety, Fuel

Senate Panel Sets Mileage Bill To Include Heavy Trucks

Tannen Maury/Bloomberg News

A Senate panel approved a measure that would boost automobile fuel-economy standards and set mileage standards for heavy trucks for the first time, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday.

Transport Topics
May 9, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government

Diesel Price to Drop, DOE Says

Eddie Seal/Bloomberg News

Retail diesel prices for 2007 will peak this month at $2.92 a gallon before gradually declining every month through the end of the year, the Department of Energy said.

Transport Topics
May 8, 2007
Fuel, Business, Government

Diesel Dips 1.9¢ to $2.792; Gas Jumps 8.3¢ to $3.054

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The average price of retail diesel fuel fell for a third straight week, while gasoline jumped to within 1.2 cents of an all-time record, the Department of Energy said Monday.

Transport Topics
May 8, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government, Safety

Atlas Air Turns 1Q Profit

Air cargo company Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings said it earned $6.2 million or 29 cents a share in the first quarter, turning around a loss of $3.7 million or 18 cents a year ago.

Transport Topics
May 8, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government, Safety

Air Cargo Shipments Fall 2.1%

Air cargo shipments fell 2.1% in March, the Air Transport Association said Monday.

Transport Topics
May 7, 2007

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