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Oil Climbs Despite Inventory Gains

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

Crude oil rose to near $66 a barrel Wednesday despite a Department of Energy report that showed fuel inventories rose last week, Bloomberg reported.

May 23, 2007
Business, Fuel, Autonomous

CVG to Shutter Seattle Operations

Auto and truck parts supplier Commercial Vehicle Group said Wednesday it will close its Seattle manufacturing facility and transfer operations from there by the end of this year.

May 23, 2007
Government, Business, Safety, Fuel

Calif. Seeks Stricter Greenhouse-Gas Rules

California has asked U.S. regulators for permission to set its own environmental rules for reducing global warming emissions from passenger vehicles, Bloomberg reported.

May 23, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government, Safety, Autonomous

FMCSA Moves to Protect Fleets From ID Theft

Brent Jones first got word March 27 that his trucking company’s name was being used as part of a freight load board fraud scheme.

May 22, 2007
Fuel, Business, Logistics, Government

Diesel Price Rises 3¢ to $2.803; Gas Jumps to Another Record

Bruce Harmon/Trans Pixs

Diesel fuel’s national average price climbed 3 cents to $2.803 a gallon and gasoline continued to soar, setting an all-time record for the second straight week with an 11.5-cent spike to $3.218, the Department of Energy said Monday.

May 22, 2007
Fuel, Business, Autonomous

UPS Expands ‘Green Fleet’ Hybrids

UPS Inc. said Tuesday it had expanded its fleet of alternative-fuel vehicles by adding 50 new hybrid electric delivery trucks.

May 22, 2007
Business, Fuel, Safety, Autonomous

Truck Makers Oppose Legislation Imposing Fuel-Economy Standards

A Senate proposal that would set fuel-economy standards for heavy- and medium-duty trucks conflicts with a current push to reduce engine emissions and would not work without additional research, representatives of the truck manufacturing industry said.

May 21, 2007
Fuel, Business

Calif. Study Says Carbon Cuts Could Lower Fuel Costs

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) released a study Friday showing that the state can cut fuel prices and stimulate its economy by reducing carbon content in transportation fuels, the Associated Press reported.

May 21, 2007
Fuel, Business

Calif. Study Says Carbon Cuts Could Lower Fuel Costs

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) released a study Friday showing that the state can cut fuel prices and stimulate its economy by reducing carbon content in transportation fuels, the Associated Press reported.

May 21, 2007
Business, Fuel, Government, Autonomous

Pa. Trucking Firm Helps Buy Air Monitor

May 21, 2007

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