Much sought-after petrol pumps ‘make people work from home’

Almost 5% of workers admit going back to the office will help them avoid racking up a high gas bill as a result of the soaring prices, according to new research

Sweet move! Sugar in your fuel tank

New petrol mix made of biofuel could cut emissions by 750,000 tonnes

“Petrol pumps don’t provide any more covid-19 risk than any other surface”

That’s the suggestion from Kevin McPartlan, CEO of the Irish Petroleum Industry Association, who spoke to ELN about the pandemic

Is Covid-19 rapidly spreading through petrol pumps?

The Irish Petroleum Industry Association told ELN: “The level of risk is no greater than that of touching any other hard object”

Solar powered petrol stations pumping in India

Petrol pumps in some of the rural areas in India have started getting solar power backup in an attempt to provide fuel more efficiently to customers. Reports claim solar energy is powering two of Indian Oil’s petrol stations in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Su-Kam Power Systems installed a 2KW solar plant at Kuchipudi Village […]

No fuel strike at Easter

Unite today ruled out Easter strike action by tanker drivers in a bid to focus on talks. The announcement came as the union confirmed it was ready to start substantive talks through ACAS as soon as possible and ahead of a meeting later today with Energy Secretary Ed Davey. The union’s Assistant General Secretary, Diana […]