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2014-02-07 16:22:43

Rollout begins in phases TAYLOR, Mich., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Oil Company has launched a new fixed price portal giving customers visibility into real time pricing in any region, from any terminal. Customers will now have the ability to execute fixed price contracts at their desired price point. The portal is being rolled out in phases. The first phase includes customers in Texas, Oklahoma and parts of Michigan. Phase two will expand the offering to customers in...

2014-02-02 12:20:08

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Price remains the dominant reason why consumers buy gas at a particular location, but how consumers shop for that price is shifting, according to the results of a new consumer survey released today by the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS). Two thirds of consumers (66%) say that price is the most important factor in determining where they buy gas. But while a majority of these price-conscious consumers still shop...

2014-01-31 16:21:53

A Lucky Grand Prize Winner will receive Free Fuel for a Year. HOUSTON, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Shell launched How I FRN(TM), a contest that invites consumers to submit a photograph or video via Instagram or Twitter that represents the individual's experience with the Fuel Rewards Network(TM) program, or FRN(TM) program. Consumers are encouraged to think creatively about how they might be able to demonstrate their experience with and understanding of the program, as Shell will be...

2014-01-30 08:25:28

PORTSMOUTH, Va., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, Jan. 7, CITGO Petroleum Corporation and local CITGO Marketer PAPCO Inc. presented Janay Washington, a third-grade teacher at Park View Elementary School, with $1,000 worth of school supplies as part of the CITGO Fueling Education Promotion. Washington was one of 109 teachers from elementary, middle and high schools within the CITGO marketing footprint who won customized school supplies that address the specific needs of their...

2014-01-28 12:22:14

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett announced today that Pennsylvania is expanding its commitment to advance clean and alternative energy sources with the investment of more than $4.5 million in grants through the Commonwealth Financing Authority. "Energy equals jobs, and today's investments continue my commitment to grow Pennsylvania's diverse energy industries," said Corbett. "The expansion of alternative energy is resulting in cost...

2014-01-21 04:21:29

MUNCIE, Ind., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TruStar Energy is excited to be constructing a new public fast-fill Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station for the Muncie Sanitary District, touted as the first in that area. The station, equipped with two dispensers and four hoses, will initially serve to fuel the city's trash truck fleet - which is currently converting the entire 12-truck fleet to CNG. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131210/LA30600LOGO) The station,...

2014-01-14 08:22:26

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Susser Holdings Corporation (NYSE: SUSS) and Susser Petroleum Partners LP (NYSE: SUSP) today provided partial operating results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013. Susser Holdings expects to report: -- Same-store merchandise sales growth of approximately 2.4 percent for the fourth quarter and 3.0 percent for the full year, with total merchandise sales of approximately $1.1 billion for the year. -- Retail...

2014-01-14 08:20:53

HOUSTON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shell and a distinguished panel of judges, including Roger Penske and Craig Jackson, have crowned Ronald Varley of St. Louis, Mo. this year's grand prize winner of the Shell V-Power(®) "Ultimate Enthusiast" Contest. While countless entries impressed the judges with the depth of their passion, Varley's creative entry clearly stood out above the rest: Varley described different periods in his life based on the evolving and symbolic cars that were...

2014-01-07 23:22:54

Company is the first in autogas industry to earn global certification for Gilbarco® Encore® S LPG retail dispenser. Georgetown, Texas (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 As alternative fuel technology continues to advance, CleanFUEL USA, an industry leader in propane autogas technology, has taken additional steps to meet the most rigorous standards for propane autogas refueling by gaining Underwriters Laboratories (UL) listing for the industry leading Gilbarco Encore S liquefied petroleum...

2014-01-02 16:20:23

Allied Washoe Petroleum acquired by California Jobber AUBURN, Calif., Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Further advancing its previously-announced aggressive growth strategy, Flyers Energy, LLC (http://www.4flyers.com/) announced today that it has acquired the assets of Allied Washoe Petroleum, a fuel distributor based in Reno, NV. Privately-owned Flyers Energy is on a campaign to expand their holdings throughout the Western U.S., and Reno is a natural next step in their geographic...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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