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Lords warn of Brexit threat to UK’s energy trade

Brexit puts the UK’s current frictionless trade in energy with the EU at risk. This is amongst the findings from the House of Lords’ EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee’s report Brexit: energy security, published yesterday.   The report, which also Read more »

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NuStar – £25m investment at Grays

Phase 1 of NuStar’s £25 million investment at Grays has now been completed with Jetty 1 receiving its first vessel earlier this month.  Recent upgrades now enable the jetty to receive vessels of up to 125,000 GDT due to an Read more »

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Highlighting careers in the energy industry

National education charity Future First has partnered with Greenergy to help inform state school students about the skills necessary to succeed in the energy and fuel industry. Under the scheme, Greenergy, will welcome local state school students from Years 10, Read more »

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Changes to oil regulations in Scotland

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has contacted Fuel Oil News for assistance in drawing attention to the changes that are happening in Scotland with respect to oil regulations.  With new rules now in place, if you store oil on Read more »

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New aviation fuel transport and logistics agreement

HOYER has confirmed that the company has entered into an agreement with BP to provide aviation fuel transport and logistics services throughout the UK. As part of the contract HOYER will take on responsibility for stock progression, scheduling, despatch and Read more »

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Oil theft – oil industry shows support with donation

Following the theft of 1,500 litres of heating oil from Whitehaven Respite Unit in Co Antrim, a home for children with disabilities, a call out to distributor members of the Northern Ireland Oil Federation (NIOF) resulted in Solo Direct offering Read more »

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Committed to the growth of the UK’s oil and gas economy

Essar Oil (UK), which owns and operates the Stanlow Refinery, has announced record figures for the first six months of the financial year ending March 31st 2018. “Essar is committed to the growth of the UK’s Oil & Gas economy Read more »

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Expanding brand presence across the UK

Harvest Energy, the retail division of the Prax Group, has acquired Retail Fuels Limited which owns and operates nine retail forecourts in the UK Completed in December, the acquisition reflects the Group’s strategic objective to expand its retail footprint and Read more »

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Geos Group takes over Phillips 66’ marine gas oil deliveries at Blyth

As Phillips 66 steps back from end-user sales in the UK locations where it stores physical stock of marine gas oil, the Geos Group (Sea Bunkering) has taken over the company’s road tanker delivery at the Port of Blyth in Read more »

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Mabanaft appoints new management team

Martin Cook, UK marketing manager and finance director, Eoin Dilworth are now jointly managing Mabanaft’s UK operation. The move follows Raphael Hüttmann’s promotion to joint head, along with Volker Ebeling, of the Mabanaft Group in Hamburg. With Raphael having been Read more »

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