AdBlue buying limits imposed at service stations amid shortage fears

AdBlue buying limits imposed at service stations amid shortage fears

12 months ago
Service stations across the country have introduced buying limits for an essential product as demand soars amid fears of a shortage. Service stations are limiting how much AdBlue customers can fill up with as demand soars amid fears of a shortage of the essential product. The world is currently facing a shortage of urea, a key ingredient found in AdBlue, which is injected into the exhaust systems of modern diesel vehicles to reduce emissions, and […]
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Fuel tanker pump bursts, spilling thousands of litres of petrol at Fernvale

12 months ago
The PSPA at Fernvale has now been revoked. The Brisbane Valley Highway has one lane open – delays are expected. Police have made an emergency declaration under the Public Safety Preservation Act (PSPA) due to an ongoing incident at Fernvale. A large exclusion zone was established around a service station following a fuel tanker pump bursting, spiling thousands of litres of petrol at about 10am. There is no fire and no injuries. The fuel will […]
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GeelongPort plans $100 million investment in hydrogen hub

12 months ago
A $100 million plan to develop a green hydrogen production and distribution facility in Geelong has been announced by GeelongPort. The port plans to be operational by 2023 and signals GeelongPorts commitment to climate change and its goal of becoming “Australia’s most sustainable bulk port”. Brett Winter, GeelongPort CEO, said the Geelong Hydrogen Hub will position Geelong as a leader in the development of clean energy infrastructure. “As an infrastructure asset and key regional gateway […]
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Retailers make shocking petrol profit, says RAC

12 months ago
Retailers are continuing to put up fuel prices when they should reduce them in line with savings in wholesale oil prices, the RAC motoring services organisation has claimed. In response to concerns about the Omicron variant, oil prices fell by around $10 a barrel last week. But this reduced wholesale fuel price has not been reflected at the pumps. Retailers added on average another 3.1p to a litre of unleaded petrol and 2.7p to diesel […]
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Nuro and 7-Eleven to pilot autonomous delivery service in California

12 months ago
Convenience store giant 7-Eleven is pairing up with Nuro to pilot a commercial delivery service using autonomous vehicles in the Silicon Valley enclave of Mountain View, California. The service, which customers can access beginning December 1 through 7-Eleven’s 7NOW delivery app, will initially use Nuro’s self-driving Priuses. Eventually, the service will use Nuro’s R2 delivery vehicles, which were custom built to delivery only packages — not people. 7-Eleven has experimented with autonomous delivery in the […]
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