Fuels

New Survey Shows That Pump Labels Are Inadequate

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) has long been concerned about the potential for misfueling by consumers at the pump – and the findings of a recent survey by the organization show this concern is well-founded.

/ June 2, 2015

Others Are Also Concerned About E15 Summer Volatility and Pump Labels

On April 27, 2015, I wrote a blog, “EPA Should Enforce Its Own RVP and Pump Label Regulations on E15.” Since then, there have been some developments on this topic, chiefly regarding consumer confusion and fears over misfueling. 

/ May 27, 2015

Hydrogen-powered cars: future or false dawn?

What can drive 300 miles on a full tank, takes minutes to refuel and has been panned by Elon Musk? No, not many of the conventional gasoline-powered cars available on the market today – we are talking about the Mirai:...

/ May 13, 2015

The absurdity of electric cars and biofuels

Although they are very different industries, electric cars and biofuels face a similar problem: their products receive a significant boost from government policy, but they still have to entice consumers to purchase government-endorsed products that are more expensive and, at...

/ May 7, 2015