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Government, Business, Fuel

Trump Attacks OPEC Again, Warning Against High Oil Prices

OPEC Ali Mohammadi/Bloomberg News

President Donald Trump resumed his attacks on OPEC, saying the world is too fragile to handle a price hike and urging the cartel to “relax and take it easy.”

Bloomberg News
February 25, 2019
Business, Fuel

Envirosafe Launches E-Cube Mobile Bulk Fuel Storage Option

Envirosafe Tanks, a Florida-based above-ground fuel storage system manufacturer, has launched E-Cube Mobile, which targets customers looking to transport bulk fuel with portable storage tanks.

February 5, 2019
Business, Fuel

Diesel Rises a Whisker to $2.966 a Gallon

Truck at a Pilot fueling stop isydiavibes/Flickr

The U.S. average retail price of diesel increased ever so slightly the week of Feb. 4, rising to $2.966 a gallon, one-tenth of a cent higher than last week.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
February 4, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Fuel

Testing Fuel-Saving Technologies

Fuel-Saving Technologies Ron Hall, vice president of equipment and fuel at C.R. England, says he assigns little weight to fuel-savings claims by manufacturers and suppliers. (C.R. England)

As fleets know, many variables can affect test results for truck fuel-saving technologies and practices.

Steve Brawner | Contributing Writer
January 25, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Falls for 14th Consecutive Week

Diesel John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 1.1 cents to $2.965 a gallon for the week of Jan. 21, despite an increase in crude oil prices to $53 per barrel, or $3 higher than a week before.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 22, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Down 3.7¢ to $2.976 a Gallon in 13th Straight Decline

Kenworth trucks fuel up Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 3.7 cents to $2.976 a gallon, the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported Jan. 14, even as crude oil prices climbed above $50 per barrel.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 15, 2019
Business, Fuel

2018 Diesel Prices Stay Consistent Around $3 a Gallon

Year in Review

Diesel prices started off 2018 low, but as the year comes to a close, the average price of diesel is more than 20 cents higher than in 2017.

Transport Topics
December 24, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Drops 5.4¢ to $3.207

A truck driver pumps diesel Getty Images

The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 5.4 cents to $3.207 a gallon, the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported Dec. 3, as crude oil prices fluctuated but remained below $55 per barrel.

Transport Topics
December 3, 2018
Business, Fuel

Sunoco Finalizes Deal for Brenco Marketing

Sunoco Russ MacNeil

Sunoco has completed its $24 million acquisition of Brenco Marketing Corp.’s fuel-distribution business.

Transport Topics
October 22, 2018
Business, Fuel, Top 100

Sunoco Completes Equity Purchase of Sandford Energy

Sandford fuel station A Sandford station in Decatur, Texas. (Sandford Energy)

Sunoco Partners Marketing & Terminals said it has paid approximately $66 million to obtain the equity stake in Sandford Energy it did not already own, giving Sunoco full control of the company.

Transport Topics
August 7, 2018

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