Image

Posts By Sourced Externally

Latest Posts | By Sourced Externally
“Fairness in Franchising” report – Key recommendations for reform
2 days ago

“Fairness in Franchising” report – Key recommendations for reform

The Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services (Committee) tabled its Report referred to as the “Fairness in Franchising” Report (Report) on 14 March 2019.

The Report is extensive …
Read More

Competition in Australia petrol station market
2 days ago

Competition in Australia petrol station market

According to ACCC, supermarket-based petrol station chain lose market share while retail wholesaler and independent petrol station earn market share.

According to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), supermarket-based …
Read More

Hydrogen gives new life to Toyota’s Altona car manufacturing plant
4 days ago

Hydrogen gives new life to Toyota’s Altona car manufacturing plant

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has today announced funding for Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Limited to start the transformation of part of its decommissioned car manufacturing plant in Altona …
Read More

How Much Oil Is Displaced by Electric Vehicles? Not Much, So Far
4 days ago

How Much Oil Is Displaced by Electric Vehicles? Not Much, So Far

Electric vehicles are taking ever-bigger bites out of global oil demand, but they haven’t yet caught up with the growing size of the pie.

Gasoline and diesel displacement by electric …
Read More

Caltex feels the pinch in margins
4 days ago

Caltex feels the pinch in margins

Fuels supplier Caltex has advised of a “challenging” first quarter with weak refining margins, a shutdown at its oil refinery and a dip in convenience retailing returns.

Caltex’s margin on …
Read More

Petrol prices higher because Canberrans won’t shop around: servo group
4 days ago

Petrol prices higher because Canberrans won’t shop around: servo group

Canberra’s petrol prices are higher in part because the city’s “affluent” population is not as sensitive to price signals as other jurisdictions, an ACT parliamentary inquiry has heard.

Australasian Convenience …
Read More

Largest fuel tanker to ever enter Port of Newcastle – Pro Alliance – arrives on Monday
4 days ago

Largest fuel tanker to ever enter Port of Newcastle – Pro Alliance – arrives on Monday

The largest fuel tanker to ever enter the Port of Newcastle arrived on Monday. 

The 244-metre Pro Alliance long range 2 class tanker berthed at Stolthaven’s Mayfield 7 dedicated bulk liquids …
Read More

ACCC has $170b franchising sector in its sights
4 days ago

ACCC has $170b franchising sector in its sights

Rod Sims, chairman of the competition watchdog, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, is itching for the government to reform the $170 billion franchising sector.

It follows a damning parliamentary …
Read More

Senator says Royal Commission into state’s pump prices needed
4 days ago

Senator says Royal Commission into state’s pump prices needed

If you feel like you are being robbed every time you fill your tank, you are absolutely right. Tassies are being gouged at the bowser.  In early January, we were paying …
Read More

12 per cent of unmonitored underground fuel systems  fail an integrity test:  Leighton O’Brien analysis
1 week ago

12 per cent of unmonitored underground fuel systems fail an integrity test: Leighton O’Brien analysis

Twelve per cent of unmonitored underground fuel systems fail an equipment integrity test (EIT), indicating a potential leak or maintenance issue, data from fuel analytics provider Leighton O’Brien reveals.

Unmonitored …
Read More