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2011-07-17 00:08:05

Flint Loc, LLC, producer of the #1 fuel pump dispenser security system in the U.S., has been recognized by the National Sheriff's Association for their product, the Pump Alarm, and it's contribution to the war against fuel theft nationwide. Philo, OH (PRWEB) July 16, 2011 As gas prices rise so do the incidents of fuel theft. The results are increased costs in loss and damage repair for station owners and an added burden on law enforcement. On June 21st 2011, at the conclusion of the...

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2011-07-14 06:15:50

U.S. gas stations may soon be able to do away with their gas pumps' fuel vapor recovery systems -- those bulky black rubber covers that keep gas fumes from escaping when motorists fill up their car, under a new proposal by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). According to USA Today reporter Elizabeth Weise, the EPA's Clean Air Act proposal would waive the requirement for gas stations to have the vapor recovery systems by 2013, since an estimated 70 percent of all vehicles will be...

2010-09-07 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8: GAS PUMPS Profile America -- Wednesday, September 8th. A device that most of us interact with every few days was first built this week in 1905 -- the gasoline pump. Sylvanus Bowser of Fort Wayne, Indiana made the...

2010-04-01 08:15:00

DALLAS, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Evolution Fuels, Inc. (Pink Sheets: EVFN) (the "Company") today announced that it is currently evaluating opportunities for the inclusion of the sale of compressed natural gas (CNG) at the Company's fuel station in Dallas, TX, which is currently in the design phase. The Company envisions the sale of CNG from dispensers co-located with its ethanol blending dispensers. Evolution Fuels CEO, Dennis McLaughlin, said, "We are seeing local increased...

2010-02-08 08:30:00

DALLAS, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Evolution Fuels, Inc. (Pink Sheets: EVFN) (the "Company") today announced that it has executed a third lease agreement with J&J Developments, Inc. ("J&J") for a fuel station located in Topeka, KS. Last week the Company announced an overall strategic alliance with J&J; today's announcement represents the third station of what the Company anticipates will be a series of locations leased from J&J. As in the two previously announced...

2010-02-04 08:00:00

DALLAS, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Evolution Fuels, Inc. (Pink Sheets: EVFN) (the "Company") today announced, as part of its strategic alliance, it has executed a second lease agreement with J&J Developments, Inc. ("J&J") for a fuel station located in Topeka, KS. This is the second station of what the Company anticipates will be a series of locations leased from J&J. The station is located on a prime intersection of Topeka that experiences an average traffic count of...

2009-08-10 08:50:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a world leader in product safety testing services, announced today a new certification path for fuel dispensers for mid-level ethanol blends up to E25. With the new certification path, manufacturers of dispensers, assemblies and components now have three certification options to choose from to balance market needs and provide maximum flexibility as advances are made in the fuel industry. "The development of...

2009-04-23 20:42:00

Agreement for Costco Gas Stations Would Adjust Fuel for Temperature in Several States Oil Companies Will be 'Making Fairness Illegal' if They Try to Stop Costco Deal, says Consumer Watchdog SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Costco has agreed to settle a lawsuit over the sale of "hot gasoline," becoming the first U.S. gasoline retailer to do so and setting a possible national precedent, said Consumer Watchdog. The group applauded the discount chain and urged others...

2009-03-11 12:49:00

Consumer Group Says Government Staff's Consumer-Oriented Findings Were Altered by Commissioners With Ties to Oil Industry SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public documents retrieved by Consumer Watchdog reveal that, after private meetings with oil industry representatives, some of the California Energy Commission's politically appointed Board Members changed staff conclusions in a study of "hot fuel," in a way that protected the interest of oil companies. In 2007,...

2009-02-24 18:06:00

Commission Again Delays Vote on Anti-Consumer Report as Oil-Lobbyist Spouse of Commissioner Quits Her Role SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog and Public Citizen have filed a detailed request for public records of the California Energy Commission, seeking communications between its professional staff and a politically appointed member of the commission's board whose spouse was a state-registered lobbyist for the oil industry. The two groups previously...


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