Latest Kerosene Stories

2009-08-06 15:12:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ASTM International's final approval of jet fuel blended with synthetic paraffinic kerosene from the Fischer-Tropsch process marks a critical step on the path to everyday use of alternative jet fuel by commercial, private and military aviation.

2009-07-02 01:36:06

The Indian government, only days away from presenting the budget, sharply hiked state-set gasoline and diesel prices effective Thursday. Gasoline prices went up by 4 rupees, or about 8 U.S. cents, a liter and diesel by 2 rupees, or about 4 U.S. cents, a liter, the Press Trust of India reported.

2009-04-28 07:53:19

Solar energy has the potential to improve the living conditions of poor rural households in India as well as contribute to the country’s future energy security.

2009-04-27 14:35:00

Sun Night Solar, a Houston Texas based company, is changing the lives of children around the world with solar powered flashlights.

2008-12-09 18:12:40

U.S. safety and health experts advise, Hang your stockings with care, but not if the fireplace is lit.

2008-10-08 00:00:30

By AJ Panian Ligonier Council on Monday unanimously voted to approve an ordinance regulating the use of outdoor fuel-burning appliances by borough residents in accordance with state and federal standards. Borough Solicitor George V.

2008-09-18 15:00:32

By ERIC RUSSELL; OF THE NEWS STAFF The cost of heating a home this winter is expected to be higher than at any time in recent memory.

2008-09-15 18:00:32

By ELISHA SAUERS Staff Writer With winter just around the corner, home heating-oil customers are already thinking about looming energy bills and many will find the going rates for filling their furnace or boiler tanks quite chilling.

2008-09-13 00:00:12

Pittsburgh Terminals Corp., based in Coraopolis, has established a Web site -- www.kerosenerecall.com -- to provide customers with accurate, up-to-date information about its recall of kerosene that was sold between May 1 and Aug. 19.

2008-08-21 21:00:32

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh Terminals Corporation is urging the public to help notify members of the Amish community that the company has issued a recall of kerosene that may be contaminated with gasoline, creating a risk of fire or explosion.

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  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
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