Fuel

About Fuel News...

Transport Topics fuel coverage looks closely at what powers trucks. From the latest on battery, diesel and alternative fuel technology to the costs and prices associated with each, this news category covers today’s fuel ecosystem extensively. Topics include green house gas regulation, fuel prices, equipment costs, fuel infrastructure, surcharge and more.

Business, Fuel, Government, Autonomous

Pa. Trucking Firm Helps Buy Air Monitor

Transport Topics
May 21, 2007
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Slips 1.9¢; Gas Hits Record

The U.S. average price paid for retail diesel fuel fell another 1.9 cents last week to $2.773 a gallon, while the average gasoline price rose 4.9 cents to an all-time record of $3.103.

May 21, 2007
Government, Business, Fuel

Oil Closes Week Near $65 a Barrel

Crude oil futures for a second day closed just short of $65 a barrel on Friday, following a jump of more than $2 on Thursday, Bloomberg reported.

Transport Topics
May 18, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government

British Air to Take Part in E-Freight Trial

British Airways’ freight division will take part in what it says is the first trial to replace paper documents with electronic processes when transporting cargo, the U.K. Web site Computing reported Thursday.

Transport Topics
May 18, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government, Safety

Kitty Hawk Posts 1Q Loss

Air cargo transporter Kitty Hawk Inc. said it lost $11.6 million or 22 cents a share in the first quarter, compared with a loss of $8.7 million or 17 cents a year ago.

Transport Topics
May 16, 2007
Business, Logistics, Fuel, Government

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

TT File Photo

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

Pages