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Fuel expert calls for petrol retailer cap to stop gouging at the pump | The Sydney Morning Herald

Fuel expert calls for petrol retailer cap to stop gouging at the pump | The Sydney Morning Herald

A fuel pricing expert has called for a cap on petrol retailer margins as wholesale fuel prices fall but prices at the pump rise, hitting consumers ahead of Christmas. Petrol price monitoring company Fueltrac’s chief Geoff Trotter said the consumer watchdog and governments need to stop the gouging of motorists. Petrol prices in Melbourne and […]

AAA Says Global Oil Glut is Good News for Gas Prices | Spectrum Local News – Buffalo

AAA Says Global Oil Glut is Good News for Gas Prices | Spectrum Local News – Buffalo

Downstate resident Steve Schoenfeld was in Western New York on business for a few days. While he’s not surprised by the cold weather, he is surprised by the gas prices. “I’m finding closer towards $3 a gallon, and this is the one time I’m buying gas when I’m up here just filling up my rental […]

Solar and storage groups call for dynamic pricing of electricity in California | pv magazine USA

Solar and storage groups call for dynamic pricing of electricity in California | pv magazine USA

Dynamic pricing could advance renewables while cutting both customer costs and system costs, suggests a petition from solar and storage industry participants. They call for a rulemaking process to give all customers the option to choose real-time pricing. As the enabling technologies of battery storage, electric vehicles, and automated demand response technology become more common, […]

Company will refund customers affected by price gouging during Hurricane Harvey | SBG San Antonio

Company will refund customers affected by price gouging during Hurricane Harvey | SBG San Antonio

AUSTIN — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced Tuesday that the owner of several gas stations in the Dallas-Fort Worth area will repay customers who were price gouged during Hurricane Harvey last year. Paxton’s office received complaints that the two gas stations owned by Bains Brothers, LLC were charging up to $6.99 per gallon of […]

UK gas prices rise as demand to “surge” on cold | montel

UK gas prices rise as demand to “surge” on cold | montel

(Montel) UK day-ahead prices jumped around 1p on Friday amid forecasts of cold weather, which would see consumption “surge”. The day-ahead contract on the UK NBP hub was last seen up 1.45p at 71.65p/th, though the Dutch equivalent on the TTF was down EUR 0.025 at EUR 26.75/MWh. “Monday’s consumption in the UK will surge […]

Argus Adds New Marine Fuel Price Assessments | AOG Digital

Argus Adds New Marine Fuel Price Assessments | AOG Digital

Oil price reporting agency Argus has launched five new price assessments for low-sulphur marine fuels, ahead of new global rules capping the amount of sulphur in marine fuels, also known as bunkers. International Maritime Organization (IMO) regulations will cut the limit for sulphur in bunker fuels globally from 3.5 percent to 0.5 percent from the […]

Fuel prices continue to fall as global crude rates ease | The Economic Times

Fuel prices continue to fall as global crude rates ease | The Economic Times

State-run oil-marketing companies continued to cut the prices of key transport fuels — petrol and diesel — well into the fourth week on Saturday on lower global crude oil prices. According to the Indian Oil Corp data, petrol was priced at Rs 77.89 per litre in the national capital on Saturday, 17 paise lower from […]

Capping petrol price ‘will hit profit and lead to job losses’, fuel retailers warn | BusinessDay

Capping petrol price ‘will hit profit and lead to job losses’, fuel retailers warn | BusinessDay

The Fuel Retailers Association, representing more than 2,500 fuel retailers, has hit back at the government’s proposal to cap the price of 93 octane petrol, claiming it will cut into wafer-thin profit margins and accelerate job losses in the sector. In a bid to ease the pressure high petrol prices are putting on consumers, the […]

Government urged to set up fuel pump pricing watchdog | theHRD

Government urged to set up fuel pump pricing watchdog | theHRD

What we pay to fill up our cars vans and trucks isn’t regulated at all. And having no government overseer or impartial pricing body means that how, when and why forecourt prices rise, and fall remains a closely guarded secret. Howard Cox, Founder – FairFuelUK. FairFuelUK along with hundreds of MPs and their constituents want […]

EU negotiators agree ‘dynamic pricing’ of electricity | EURACTIV

EU negotiators agree ‘dynamic pricing’ of electricity | EURACTIV

Energy companies with more than 200,000 clients will be obliged to provide households with at least one offer comprising dynamic price contracts, under an EU-level agreement reached behind closed doors last week, EURACTIV.com has learned. European Union legislators made headway on a proposed overhaul of EU electricity market rules, striking an agreement on “aggregators” – or […]