April 2022


Key challenges and opportunities facing the fuel distributor

The measure of change in the downstream oil sector will be greater than that faced by many as the energy transition gathers pace. Against that backdrop we consider some of the major challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.   


Creating a low carbon energy system

As we work towards a fossil-free future for home heating we hear from Ken Cronin, CEO UKIFDA, with his latest thoughts on the fuel distribution sector


The route to off-grid heating beyond kerosene 

With trials demonstrating that boilers can use biofuel, Andrew Dobson of Tuffa Tanks explores the challenges in keeping HVO on the radar for off-grid and biofuel in the future energy mix.

More April 2022


Red diesel update: Navigating the evolving fuel landscape

Considering the implication of red diesel rebate changes Niki Holt, head of commercial at Certas Energy, examines the ripple effect of red diesel duty reform as it fuels increased interest in cleaner-burning alternatives.  


In profile with Ken Cronin of UKIFDA

In profile with Ken Cronin the chief exec of industry body UKIFDA, this data driven figure is passionate about red diesel and never forgets we’re only human.

Further Reading


Key supplier in new hands after popular industry couple retires

The retirement of popular industry couple Mike and Moira Green from Liquip UK leaves the business in new hands. The Liquip International range of equipment will be available through Liquip XL, a new company formed by the XL Group.


Fuel metering system gives Mechtronic cause for double celebration

With tanker equipment supplier, Mechtronic Ltd, celebrating five years of its innovative electronic metering system OptiMate, this year also sees the 500th OptiMate go out on the road, giving the business another reason to celebrate its successes.