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Business, Fuel

Driver Fuel Incentive Programs: What Works, What Doesn't And Why

Successfully implementing a driver fuel incentive program is a great way to reward professional drivers and control your fuel budget. If you are looking to implement a driver fuel incentive program or have tried and are not satisfied with the results, then you should attend.

January 31, 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.

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 | Senior 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 | Senior 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.

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.

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.

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.

August 7, 2018
Government, Business, Safety, Fuel

Oil Industry Starts Eradicating Ship Fuel Supply Ahead of IMO Mandate

Ship Tim Rue/Bloomberg News

Shippers beware: Oil refineries are starting to eradicate stockpiles of sulfur-rich fuel that powers the merchant fleet in anticipation of a demand collapse in fewer than 18 months.

August 6, 2018
Business, Fuel, TCA

Marathon Reports $1 Billion in 2Q Earnings

Marathon station at night Paul Rosemeyer/Flickr

Marathon executives touted earnings of more than a billion dollars in the second quarter this year and said the oil company is making progress in a proposed merger with a Texas-based refiner.

Matt Sanctis | Dayton (Ohio) Daily News
August 1, 2018

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