Category: fuel savings

Fleet Fueling Moving Around

The average cost of gasoline rose for the first time in over 5 weeks to $3.258 per gallon, which is up 2.9 cents from last week and 20.6 cents from last year. This weekly increase is most likely due to the high volume of holiday travel, and should decrease again with the conclusion of the holiday season.

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Could Diesel Fuel Prices Hit $5 in 2012

Diesel fuel prices have fallen over the last couple of weeks. They have followed the trend by crude oil prices going lower but what will happen next. We have some crazy things going on that can affect your fleet fueling.

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Diesel Fuel Prices Are Falling, But Why?

It’s really hard to believe that diesel fuel prices and gas prices are falling, especially if your local gas station hasn’t lowered prices yet. Ok, I realize that MOST of us have not seen the lower fleet fueling prices at the pump yet. This is basically because most retail locations are taking their time lowering their prices—and your fueling costs. But yesterday, in the fairly small town where I live, the price for gas at a low-cost retail station was

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Perseverance in Fleet Fuel Management

Headlines everywhere screaming gloom and doom; uncertainty in the Middle East, shaky stock market, oil prices up again week after week after week. And to pour salt on our wounds, the EIA (U.S. Energy Information Administration) reported the second largest one-week increase in gasoline prices in past 20 years! This hurts the general public, but is especially painful to those of us in the fleet fuel management industry. People feel stuck, helpless. In the midst of all the bad news

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Fleet Management Issues Keeping Rolling On As Diesel Fuel Prices Increase

Yes, we all know diesel fuel prices are killing your fleet management budget. For you fleet managers, diesel fuel prices are just hitting your fleet fueling costs it is also starting to increase other costs associated with petroleum products. Bridgestone Tire for example just increased a 12% increase in fleet companies tire cost effective immediately. Why? Increased costs in raw materials and energy costs that is leading the way to your fleet management programs costing you more to get the

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Diesel Fuel Prices Up Again, Diesel Fuel Prices Up Again

Do we sound like a broken record now that diesel fuel prices have gone up nine straight weeks. The cost for your fleet fueling didn’t hurt as much this week with only a .8 cent increase to $3.438 a gallon nationwide. It does make diesel fuel prices 65 cents higher than this time last year. Ouch. Listen here fellow fueling cost watchers. The gloves are off when it comes to where your fleet fueling costs are going to go. One

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Fuel Management Client Saves On Diesel Fuel Costs

No a client of ours needed a fuel management solution 3 years ago, so they came to us for fuel savings, fuel card programs and fueling controls. What they didn’t know was costing them a large amount of fuel saving. This is a major company with a very familiar name but they didn’t understand fleet management for fuel. Our fuel management team overhauled the client’s total fueling program. We switch out fuel cards and put an additional fuel card in

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Fleet Fueling Costs Increase As Diesel Fuel Prices Continue To Raise

This time last year you were sitting at your desk thinking my diesel fuel prices aren’t that bad, if it stays this way my fleet fueling cost for the year should be good. The fueling price at the time was $2.879 nationally. Let your fleet companies operation roll forward to January 10, 2011 now all of a sudden you wake up and realize your diesel fuel prices have jumped to $3.333 a gallon, your fleet fueling price is up it

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Diesel Fuel Prices Fly High In Fleet Fueling

U.S. retail diesel fuel prices have sold at a premium over gas throughout 2010, and petroleum market watchers said global competition for the fleet companies main fueling likely means that will not change any time soon not matter what mode your buying fuel cards, mobile fueling, fleet cards in your fuel management.

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