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Category: Fuel & Oil

Nikola Awarded $1.7 Million U.S. Department of Energy Award

Nikola Awarded $1.7 Million U.S. Department of Energy Award

| August 8, 2019

Company marches toward a zero-emission future with durable hydrogen technology for commercial trucking As Nikola Motor Company marches toward a zero-emission future with durable hydrogen technology for commercial trucking, the U.S. Department of Energy has awarded the Phoenix company a $1.7 million grant to advance its research into fuel cell membrane electrode assembly (MEA).    “This award provides an […]

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California Approves B20 Biodiesel in Underground Storage Tanks

California Approves B20 Biodiesel in Underground Storage Tanks

| August 8, 2019

Water Board amends key regulation, clearing final hurdle for mainstream B20 use in state California has cleared the way for storing biodiesel blends of up to 20 percent (B20) in underground storage tanks, removing the last major barrier to satisfying the state’s thirst for biodiesel. Through an effort lasting more than 10 years, the National […]

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Update to Love’s Connect app allows drivers to better plan shower stops

Update to Love’s Connect app allows drivers to better plan shower stops

| August 6, 2019

Unique to Love’s, ‘busy times’ graph shows drivers where shower lines could be shortest Professional truck drivers can now better plan where to take showers while on the road thanks to an update to Love’s Travel Stops mobile app. The Love’s Connect app has a new feature called the “busy times” graph. It shows shower […]

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TravelCenters of America Q2 2019 Financial Results

TravelCenters of America Q2 2019 Financial Results

| August 5, 2019

Second Quarter Fuel Sales Volume Increased 3.3% Fuel Gross Margin Increased 3.3% TravelCenters of America Inc. (Nasdaq: TA) announced financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2019: Andrew J. Rebholz, TA’s CEO, made the following statement regarding the 2019 second quarter results:”We believe that through the first six months of 2019 […]

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NATSO, Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores Thank Congressman Brindisi for Commitment to Local Business

NATSO, Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores Thank Congressman Brindisi for Commitment to Local Business

| August 2, 2019

Congressman met customers and employees to learn more about the fuel retailing industry and how it serves the nation’s professional truck drivers NATSO member Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores today thanked U.S. Congressman Anthony Brindisi for visiting its Binghamton, N.Y., location to learn about the critical role that travel plazas play in local economies as well as […]

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Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Retail Sales Up 10% M/M, 60% Y/Y, and 43% YTD in May

Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Retail Sales Up 10% M/M, 60% Y/Y, and 43% YTD in May

| July 30, 2019

Natural gas vehicle purchases continued to be dominated by refuse fleets US and Canadian Class 8 Natural Gas truck retail sales for the first five months of 2019 gained 43% year-to-date, according to a recent quarterly report (AFQ: Alternative Fuels Quarterly) released by ACT Research. Year-to-date sales at this point in 2018 were down 18%, […]

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