The 2 ways to lower fuel prices

The 2 ways to lower fuel prices

I have long said to end high oil prices we need one of two things, or both. It seems that the proposition of both is now occurring, and thus we’re seeing some of the lowest oil prices in history. The first step to lower prices is less demand. The oil industry is...

How Boutique Fuels translate into higher costs

In the 1990’s there were only four different kinds of motor fuels required in the U. S. Today, there are close to 30. In last two decades, various federal, state and local fuel requirements have required retailers to sell new formulations of gasoline that address...

Winter fuels lead to less MPG for your fleet

Diesel fuel refiners begin altering their formulas each fall to meet the operability needs of diesel engines during cold weather conditions. This change is in response to diesel fuel’s tendency to gel in the winter, caused by the paraffin wax content that is inherent...

Do you know what is in your diesel fuel?

Have you become confused over the different types of diesel on the market today? No doubt the fuel formulas have undergone the greatest transformation in the last decade. Ranging from biodiesel, to low sulfur, the ULSD, to dyed and un-dyed. There may seem to be many...