What’s the future of the UK’s oil storage system?

The UK Government wants to find out if its current system for oil storage is efficient enough or if Britain needs an alternative model. DECC launched a new consultation for the future of the UK’s oil stocking system yesterday to get different views on whether the UK should have a system similar to that of […]

Refining industry needs European agreement

Policy must change if EU member states are to create a stable future for the oil refining industry. These were the words of the UK Petroleum Industry Association which claims major challenges face the oil refining sector in the UK and Europe. Speaking yesterday in Amsterdam Chris Hunt, Director General of UKPIA said: “If the […]

Fuel supplies back to normal before Easter

Fuel supplies to filling stations should be back to normal before the Easter holiday, the UKPIA trade association said today. The group said its members were confident normal levels would be reached, but they also urged motorists to avoid more panic buying. Chris Hunt, Director General at UKPIA said: “Supplies of fuel to filling stations […]