Biofuels turn up the heat
- BIOFUELS: GOOD VS EVIL. Kenzie, Richie; Mackenzie, Emma // Money Management;11/7/2013 Supplement, p24
The article discusses the production of biofuels for use in aviation industry to address the challenges of changing oil prices and increasing passenger concerns. It states that the palm oil was increasingly used to produce biodiesel which could be an alternative for non-renewable fuels such as...
- Fuel Tax Incidence and Supply Conditions. Picker, Lester // NBER Digest;Aug2011, p3
The article discusses the study "Fuel Tax Incidence and Supply Conditions," which examined the impact of gasoline and diesel taxes on the prices of retail fuel in the U.S. According to study authors Justin Marion and Erich Muehlegger, a rise in gasoline taxes usually leads to higher retail...
- SIGMA 2005 Statistical Report. // National Petroleum News;Mid-July2005, Vol. 97 Issue 8, p104
Provides information about the 2005 statistical report of the Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers of America (SIGMA) in the U.S. Volatility of the gasoline and diesel fuel industry in 2004; Contribution of crude oil price increases and unrest in the Middle East to continuing change in the...
- Canadian biofuel mandate will trigger even higher diesel prices, CTA warns. // Bulk Transporter Exclusive Insight;4/18/2011, p1
The article reports that Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) has warned that the Canadian government's proposed mandate that on-road diesel sold in the state should contain an average of 2% biofuel content, would trigger higher prices of fuel starting July 1, 2011. It says that the price of diesel...
- Commodity prices 16 February 2013: palm kernel oil rising. Glotz, Julia // Grocer;2/16/2013, p16
The article reports that the prices of oil has remained significantly cheaper despite the increasing prices of palm kernel oil.
- Diesel Pricing Relief in Sight? // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);4/23/2012, Vol. 13 Issue 15, p7
The article reports on the decline in diesel prices across the U.S. since December 2011, which raises hopes that the 2.1-percent drop in the week ending April 16, 2012 indicated the end of increasing prices.
- Diesel Prices Plunge to Six-Month Low. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);8/22/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 30, p6
The article reports that U.S. diesel prices dropped by 6.2 percent in the week ending August 15, 2011.
- Diesel rockets thanks to continuing wintry weather. Fone, Nick // Farmers Weekly;1/15/2010, Vol. 152 Issue 2, p27
The article focuses on the increase in the prices of diesel caused by the extreme winter conditions in Great Britain.
- Red diesel prices soar. // Farmers Weekly;4/9/2010, Vol. 152 Issue 14, p21
The article reports on the continued increase in red diesel prices in Great Britain with spot prices between 54-pence per liter and 55-pence per liter as of April 7, 2010.