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U.S. Fed Is Driving Down Oil Prices

U.S. Fed Is Driving Down Oil Prices

June 20, 2018 No Comments

The U.S. dollar has jumped to its strongest level in nearly a year, raising questions about how a strong greenback could act as a drag on debt and oil demand in much of the world. The U.S. Federal Reserve announced another rate hike a few days ago, which helped edge up the dollar to a […]

Neste MY Renewable Diesel Gets New California Customer

Neste MY Renewable Diesel Gets New California Customer

May 23, 2018 No Comments

The City of San Leandro, a suburban city in Alameda County, California, has switched all municipal vehicles from using petroleum diesel to only running on Neste MY Renewable Diesel™. Neste MY Renewable Diesel is a low-carbon diesel fuel produced from 100% renewable raw materials. This premium diesel cuts greenhouse gas emissions by up to 80% […]

UK new car market falls -15.7%

UK new car market falls -15.7%

April 6, 2018 No Comments

The UK new car market declined in March, according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), with registrations falling -15.7% compared with the same month last year. March 2017 was the biggest month ever for new car registrations, as buyers seized the chance to purchase cars before new Vehicle Excise […]

UK and overseas petrol and diesel prices – March 2018

UK and overseas petrol and diesel prices – March 2018

April 6, 2018 No Comments

Unleaded prices have dropped 2.2p from 121.9 p/litre to 119.7 p/litre in UK. Diesel prices have dropped 1.8p from 124.4 p/litre to 122.6 p/litre in UK.. The price difference between diesel and unleaded has grown to 2.9 p/litre in UK..   Petrol Highest – The South East has recorded the highest price for unleaded at 120.6 […]

THE NEW GAS-POWERED VOLVO FH LNG

THE NEW GAS-POWERED VOLVO FH LNG

March 29, 2018 No Comments

A gas-powered truck with a powertrain based on Volvo diesel engine technology. Nobody else offers anything like it. The gas-powered Volvo FH LNG comes with a 420 or 460 hp engine that delivers performance and productivity on par with a regular Volvo FH with the same power rating. The Volvo FH LNG opens up long-term […]

Valtra takes Neste MY Renewable Diesel to over 75 countries

Valtra takes Neste MY Renewable Diesel to over 75 countries

March 12, 2018 No Comments

Valtra, a manufacturer of tractors, is the first factory in the world to fill its new tractors with Neste MY Renewable Diesel(TM), a fuel is produced entirely from waste and residues. Hence, Valtra takes Neste MY Renewable Diesel to over 75 countries, one tank at a time. “In today’s world, it’s important to get through […]

Toyota to stop selling cars powered by diesel in Europe by end of the year

Toyota to stop selling cars powered by diesel in Europe by end of the year

March 6, 2018 No Comments

Toyota is to stop selling diesel-powered passenger cars in Britain and Europe by the end of this year, company bosses have announced. The Japanese car giant revealed the change in strategy at a briefing on the eve of the Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland. Fewer than 7 per cent of Toyota’s UK sales were diesel […]

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The death of diesel? What the German court verdict could mean

The death of diesel? What the German court verdict could mean

February 28, 2018 No Comments

Germany’s top administrative court has paved the way for potential bans on diesel cars in cities. Does this ultimately mean the death of diesel? Or can the beloved diesel engine adapt and survive? Diesel-guzzling car lovers need not panic just yet — you can still drive your beloved set of wheels home this evening, wherever […]

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Porsche halts Production of all diesel cars

Porsche halts Production of all diesel cars

February 22, 2018 No Comments

Porsche has confirmed it has axed all diesel engine options from its range of cars with immediate effect.The German car maker said the decision was made due to a ‘cultural shift’ by the brand’s customers which means that ‘demand for diesel models is falling’ according to a Daily Mail report. It means Porsche customers will […]

Re-instatement of US Blender’s Tax Credit for 2017 approved

Re-instatement of US Blender’s Tax Credit for 2017 approved

February 9, 2018 No Comments

On 9 February 2018, the US Blender’s Tax Credit (BTC) was approved retroactively for the year 2017. In the US, qualified biofuel blenders are eligible for a Blender’s Tax Credit of $1.00 per gallon of biodiesel or renewable diesel used in the blending process. The retro-active reinstatement of the BTC for 2017 will have a […]

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