Tag: Fuel Pricing

Unmasking the Secret Pricing Strategies of 755 Successful SaaS Businesses | BrandMentions

Unmasking the Secret Pricing Strategies of 755 Successful SaaS Businesses | BrandMentions

Half of every business is creating something that people need. The other half is convincing people to buy it. We’re pretty sure you have plenty of ideas for the first part, so we tried to help you figure out the second one. This year, we took the task of seeing how several hundred startups approached […]

Paying at the pump: the causes and consequences of soaring fuel prices | The Hindu

Paying at the pump: the causes and consequences of soaring fuel prices | The Hindu

Why are petrol and diesel prices continuing to rise? In June 2017, India’s state-run oil marketing companies switched to a dynamic pricing approach to set pump prices of petrol and diesel on a daily basis. The move was aimed at helping ensure a market-driven approach to fuel pricing by enabling oil firms to factor in […]

Amazon prices for cases of water fluctuate ahead of Hurricane Florence | Business Insider

Amazon prices for cases of water fluctuate ahead of Hurricane Florence | Business Insider

Amazon is being criticized for appearing to inflate prices as residents of North and South Carolina prepare for Hurricane Florence to make landfall. Many local grocery and warehouse stores have sold out of basics like cases of water, so some locals have turned online to buy goods to prepare for the storm. What they’ve found […]

Fuel prices continue northward march, climb to new highs | Business Standard News

Fuel prices continue northward march, climb to new highs | Business Standard News

Elsewhere, petrol prices on Tuesday breached the psychological barrier of Rs 90 and touched a scorching Rs 90.11 in Maharashtra’s Parbhani – a new record in India. Similarly, diesel prices rose in Delhi and Kolkata to Rs 72.97 and Rs 75.82 per litre respectively, while it climbed to Rs 77.13 and Rs 77.47 per litre […]

Politics heats up on fuel prices in poll-bound Rajasthan | Times of India

Politics heats up on fuel prices in poll-bound Rajasthan | Times of India

JAIPUR: The protest over rising petrol, diesel and cooking gas prices has sparked off a battle of words between the leaders of ruling and opposition parties in poll-bound Rajasthan. Chief minister Vasundhara Raje called the “Bharat Bandh” a drama by the Congress, while Pradesh Congress Committee president Sachin Pilot said the BJP leaders were insulting […]

Renewables better than a big stick at cutting power prices | afr.com

Renewables better than a big stick at cutting power prices | afr.com

The clean energy lobby has warned the new federal energy minister Angus Taylor not to take wind and solar energy for granted because they are putting more downward pressure on wholesale electricity prices than the government’s market interventions. Kane Thornton, chief executive of the Clean Energy Council, said Australia would face scrutiny at the COPS24 […]

Costco of Power Supply: Energy Retailer Promises Wholesale Rates | Canstar Blue

Costco of Power Supply: Energy Retailer Promises Wholesale Rates | Canstar Blue

One of Australia’s smallest energy retailers has launched what it calls the country’s “most transparent” power plan, with customers given access to Costco-style wholesale rates. Energy Locals, which currently operates in New South Wales, the ACT and south east Queensland, has revealed a new membership-based offer that’s designed to challenge the dominance of AGL, Origin […]

IATA protests against CPC’s high jet fuel prices | Sunday Times

IATA protests against CPC’s high jet fuel prices | Sunday Times

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) this week criticised CEYPETCO’s opaque pricing for jet fuel and called for a transparent formula, warning that the soaring cost of refuelling in Sri Lanka was stifling the aviation industry. A team from the union of global airlines visited Sri Lanka and sounded caution to officials, including those of […]

CAG raps PowerGrid for inadequacies in pricing methodology in telecom biz | Times of India

CAG raps PowerGrid for inadequacies in pricing methodology in telecom biz | Times of India

The CAG observed, “There were inadequacies in the pricing methodology followed by the Company. The multiplication factor adopted to scale up tariff for higher capacities was low, which adversely impacted revenue. Pricing of Indefeasible Right to Use (IRU) contracts was inconsistent with different methods applied for different contracts, leading to lower revenue for the business.” […]

Tories scrap cap-and-trade plan in order to reduce gas prices | The Star

Tories scrap cap-and-trade plan in order to reduce gas prices | The Star

Cap and trade will soon be scrapped and paid. The Progressive Conservative government tabled legislation Wednesday to scrap Ontario’s market-driven environmental alliance with Quebec and California. And the province expects to be paying out $5 million in compensation as it leaves the joint carbon-pricing auction — a sum critics warn is unrealistically low. Environment Minister […]