Virgin to use eco-friendly jet fuel on commercial flight this October

Virgin Atlantic is about conduct a real-world test of its greener jet fuel. The airline plans to use LanzaTech’s sustainable fuel for the first time in a commercial flight this October, with a Boeing 747 relying on the low-carbon liquid for a trip from Orlando to London’s Gatwick airport. The journey will both “raise awareness” […]

US sets up coalition to track foreign ships delivering fuel to North Korea – report

A US Navy ship will reportedly host military personnel from the Five Eyes countries plus Japan and South Korea to monitor foreign vessels delivering fuel to the North in violation of UN sanctions. The coalition will include the US, the UK, Australia, New Zealand and Canada – America’s partners within the Five Eyes intelligence-sharing alliance […]

China says it will not ‘surrender’ in the trade war and ‘has enough fuel to drive its economy even if a trade war is prolonged’

Reuters/Carlos Barria An editorial in the state-run China Daily paper said on Friday that China will not “surrender” in the trade war against the US. “The Trump administration should not be mistaken that China will surrender to the US demands. It has enough fuel to drive its economy even if a trade war is prolonged.” […]

Rosatom begins loading fuel into new nuclear reactor in China

The first batch of fuel was loaded on Friday into a new power unit of the Tianwan Nuclear Power Plant in China, Russia’s Rosatom Corporation said. The new power unit is the station’s fourth, and was built in close cooperation with Moscow. All the powerhouses at the station are VVER-1000s, iconic Russian-made water-water energetic reactors. […]

2019 Chevy Camaro SS and V6 models get worse fuel economy

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Ownership,Chevrolet,GM,Fuel Efficiency,Convertible,Coupe,Performance The other models stay the same. Continue reading 2019 Chevy Camaro SS and V6 models get worse fuel economy 2019 Chevy Camaro SS and V6 models get worse fuel economy originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 07 Aug 2018 10:35:00 EDT. Please see our terms for […]

Let’s Not Forget Where the Fuel Economy Rollback Leaves Oil Companies

The Trump administration’s ongoing endeavor to replace existing fuel economy mandates with something easier on automakers is a hot topic, but the issue has more angles than a rhombicosidodecahedron. One that took a backseat during much of our coverage is where the oil industry fits into all of this. We figured it was pretty obvious because, […]

Israel blocks fuel, gas supplies to Gaza in response to incendiary kites

Israel blocked supplies of fuel and gas to Gaza on Thursday in response to the continued sending of incendiary kites across the border, according to Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman. The measure will affect the Palestinian enclave which already suffers power cuts, especially for hospitals, AFP reported. The crackdown comes in response to “the pursuit of […]

Audi and Hyundai teams up to boost hydrogen fuel cell cars

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Fuel costs SKYROCKET: May saw worst monthly rise in average price of petrol in 18 years

Fuel prices in the UK have hit the worst mostly rise in at least 18 years, reveals RAC Fuel Watch data. Unleaded petrol increased from 123.43p to 129.41p, which saw the cost of filling up a 55-litre car to £71.38 – an increase of just £3.29 in one month. Diesel endured a greater rise in […]

Supermarket petrol station price SHOCK – Fuel prices rise every day since March

Supermarket fuel station forecourts have increased the price of petrol and diesel every day since March, claims new research. According to new analysis of RAC Fuel Watch data, supermarkets have added more than 8p a litre to the average price at their pumps. On 26 March a litre of unleaded bought at the big four […]