Following Alabama, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin, which all rolled out proposals for gas tax changes earlier this year, another round of states is considering revising their diesel and gasoline taxes to help raise money for roads and other transportation infrastructure repairs. Continue reading
Understanding consumer behavior is critical to running a successful gas station business. Knowing what fuel customers prefer, what they dislike, and what they specifically look for when picking a gas station to stop by is of utmost importance and helps you optimize your operations accordingly. Continue reading
Despite E15 now being sold and consumed at most gas stations around the United States, eighty percent of fuel customers still drive on the gasoline blend without knowing that it contains ethanol, a recent report by the Renewable Fuels Association reveals. Continue reading
Read how customer service affects customer loyalty. Read on! Continue reading
Are you concerned about the security of your financial data? Well, you’re not alone. Millions of people in the United States are highly concerned about their data privacy and financial data, despite legislation and data protection laws that are in place to protect it. Continue reading
Looking to open a successful fuel retailing business?
That’s a great idea! The high demand for fuel, supplemented by the fact that the industry offers decent profit margins make it extremely attractive. Continue reading
Taking preventative measures to avoid common fuel contaminants is necessary gas station owners in order to avoid risks, grow profits and gain customer loyalty.
Read on to know about the common types of fuel contamination. Continue reading
Tank sumps are containment devices found at fuel dispensing facilities. Their main function is to contain and prevent any fuel leaks from escaping into the environment, and thus avert contamination of surrounding soil and groundwater reservoirs. In addition, tank sumps also keep water from entering into the fuel system, which helps facility owners protect their fuel stock from water damage. Lastly, tank sumps provide a dry environment for carrying out tank system service and maintenance. Continue reading
Gas station owners should never ignore the possibility of fuel contamination at their gas station. The fuel dispenser filters, as such, form a crucial part of a fuel quality assurance program at a retail gas station.
While these fueling system components are built to collect debris and other contaminants from the system, they also provide benefits beyond filtration that operators may not be aware of. Continue reading
When we talk about oil reserves, they can basically be divided into three categories:
- Proven oil reserves
- Probable oil reserves
- Possible oil reserves