|US agencies aim for 100% electric vehicles by 2015|
|25 May 2011|
|Why diesel costs more than petrol - Sapia|
|04 May 2011|
|Avhapfani Tshifularo explains.
Since 2007 the price of fuel in South Africa has risen significantly. With the second price increase effective as of 04 May 2011 and another on the cards next month, the ever-widening gap between the price of diesel and petrol is of concern to diesel consumers.
|Better fuel....at a price|
|20 April 2011|
|Better fuel, better vehicles, but who will pay for what? Government’s decision to increase fuel standards by 2013 will facilitate the introduction of more fuel efficient and environmentally friendly vehicles, but will also come at a considerable cost that will have to be shared by refinery owners, government and the end-user, writes UDO RYPSTRA.|
|Egyptian crisis could affect SA fuel prices|
|03 February 2011|
|JOHANNESBURG – While anti-government protests in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, continue, fears have been expressed that it could lead to the closure of the Suez Canal – a major gateway that transports around 3m barrels of oil a day from the Arabian Gulf. Closure could interrupt the supply to Europe which could result in higher fuel prices in South Africa|
|Bill aims to convert US trucking fleet to gas|
|19 November 2010|
|New York, United States --- ESI-AFRICA.COM --- 18 November 2010 - The founder and chairman of Dallas-based BP Capital LLC, Boone Pickens, says a bill to help convert American trucking fleets to natural gas may pass Congress by the end of this year with bipartisan support.
|Transnet seeks massive increase on fuel pipeline deliveries|
|19 November 2010|
|Transnet Ltd., South Africa’s state- owned freight transport utility, requested regulatory approval to raise oil pipeline tariffs 69 percent and sought an additional provision to fund future assets.
|Government launches new enquiry |
|18 November 2010|
|Pretoria – The Energy Department has set the wheels in motion on one of the biggest audits in the South African liquid fuels industry in a bid to speed up transformation.|