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BLEAK INDUSTRY OUTLOOK FOR FUEL PRICES
2 weeks ago

BLEAK INDUSTRY OUTLOOK FOR FUEL PRICES

Domestic and international forces bringing no respite; NatRoad provides tips for operators

With diesel estimated to comprise 99 per cent of trucking and half of the commercial vehicle industry …
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What will power the car of the future?
2 weeks ago

What will power the car of the future?

Short of the likes of Abbott and Trump convincing global leaders that coal is good and climate change is a myth, the era of the electric vehicle (EV) will …
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Woolies petrol float put on ice
3 weeks ago

Woolies petrol float put on ice

Woolworths is understood to have pushed back until next year its initial public offering plans for its $2 billion petrol stations division as markets remain volatile and Viva Energy continues …
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Transport industry warns surging fuel prices will be passed on to consumers
3 weeks ago

Transport industry warns surging fuel prices will be passed on to consumers

SOARING fuel prices are pushing up the cost of fresh food, electronics, clothes and other everyday items.

The transport industry has warned record diesel prices are flowing through to the …
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Woolworths Petrol IPO up in the air as prices hit decade high
3 weeks ago

Woolworths Petrol IPO up in the air as prices hit decade high

Woolworths will decide by the end of October whether to press ahead with a $1.6 billion float of its fuel business amid fears decade-high petrol prices and a stoush between Coles and Viva Energy …
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Australian government invests AU$6m in EV charging network
3 weeks ago

Australian government invests AU$6m in EV charging network

The Australian government has announced a AU$6 million investment in an “ultra-rapid” electric vehicle (EV) charging network powered by renewable energy across the nation under the Australian Renewable Energy Agency …
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Electric cars place energy debate in the driving seat
4 weeks ago

Electric cars place energy debate in the driving seat

WE recently bought a new car. By “new”, I mean a 2013-model car that replaced a 2007 model. Still, the leap in technology in six years was significant. A …
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DUI accused crashes into petrol tanker
4 weeks ago

DUI accused crashes into petrol tanker

EMERGENCY services feared a fully laden petrol tanker would rupture after being involved in an accident with a car driven by an allegedly drunk driver who was more than four …
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The dirt on clean electric cars: they’re not as green as you think they are
4 weeks ago

The dirt on clean electric cars: they’re not as green as you think they are

Beneath the hoods of millions of the clean electric cars rolling onto the world’s roads in the next few years will be a dirty battery.

Every big carmaker has plans …
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‘People are going to struggle’: Tony takes aim at fuel taxes
4 weeks ago

‘People are going to struggle’: Tony takes aim at fuel taxes

RISING social media trucking personality Tony Fulton vented his frustration at Australia’s high fuel prices in his latest video.

Tony, who runs the Tones Truckin’ Stories Facebook page that often …
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