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Tesla suffers $US700m loss in first quarter
4 weeks ago

Tesla suffers $US700m loss in first quarter

 Tesla posted a $US702.1 million ($1 billion) net loss in the first quarter as sales of its electric cars slumped and demand appeared to be waning.

The company lost $US4.10 per …
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Caltex share price soars higher on strong margins in ASX update
1 month ago

Caltex share price soars higher on strong margins in ASX update

The Caltex Australia Ltd  (ASX: CTX) share price has climbed 2.24% higher this morning after the company provided an update on its Caltex Refiner Margin (CRM).

What did Caltex report to the market?
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There’s no smoke without Fire! (Petrol station worker uses a FIRE EXTINGUISHER to put out driver’s cigarette)
1 month ago

There’s no smoke without Fire! (Petrol station worker uses a FIRE EXTINGUISHER to put out driver’s cigarette)

A dedicated employee at a petrol station in east China has won praise for strictly enforcing the no-smoking rule. 

Surveillance footage shows the attendant dousing a driver in his car with a …
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Hydrogen power could finally get regional Australians excited about electric cars
1 month ago

Hydrogen power could finally get regional Australians excited about electric cars

Juergen Zimmermann leaves his Nissan Leaf in the garage when he heads out bush.

The proud owner of one of Darwin’s few electric cars — licence plate “No Fuel” — …
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Biodiesel made from used tyres could be the solution to Australia’s fuel security problems
1 month ago

Biodiesel made from used tyres could be the solution to Australia’s fuel security problems

A Gladstone oil refinery says it has found the solution to Australia’s tyre waste and fuel security problems.

Key points:

  • A central Queensland oil refinery has made biofuel from old …
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Electric cars: separating the facts from the propaganda
1 month ago

Electric cars: separating the facts from the propaganda

Why are we talking about EVs now?

A more pertinent question might be: why weren’t we talking about them earlier? The treasurer, Josh Frydenberg, tried to start a discussion in …
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Like it or not, Bill Shorten’s electric car target will become a reality
1 month ago

Like it or not, Bill Shorten’s electric car target will become a reality

Prime Minister Scott Morrison may be determined to paint Bill Shorten as the enemy of ute owners over his ambitious electric vehicle target, but the reality is that the global …
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Wanneroo Council to exclude fuel stations from convenience store definition
1 month ago

Wanneroo Council to exclude fuel stations from convenience store definition

THE City of Wanneroo is planning to change the definition of convenience stores to exclude fuel stations.

The proposed change to exclude premises selling petrol and vehicle accessories from the …
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Caltex fuel station approved in Alkimos
1 month ago

Caltex fuel station approved in Alkimos

PLANS for a third fuel station in Alkimos received development approval recently, with conditions requiring several changes to the design.

The Metro North-West Development Assessment Panel approved an application for …
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Bowral Caltex break in and robbery
1 month ago

Bowral Caltex break in and robbery

Police are appealing for information after a robbery at a service station in Bowral.

Caltex service station located at 202 Bong Bong Street was broken into between 10pm on April 6 …
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