Nigeria fuel shortages hit MTN, Guaranty bank

2015-05-25 13:30

Severe fuel shortages in Nigeria have hit the services of MTN and forced Guaranty Trust Bank to close its branches nationwide at lunchtime, say the companies.

Nod for Burgan like Eskom mothballing - Chevron

2015-03-20 10:05

Nersa's decision to grant empowerment firm Burgan a licence for its fuel storage plant is similar to Eskom’s decision to mothball its power stations, says Chevron.

Petrol price could go up by R2 in April

2015-03-17 15:10

The single largest monthly fuel price hike on in-house records could reverse the reprieve consumers have felt in recent months, warn economists.

SA's fuel price holiday could end - AA

2015-02-17 17:27

The lower fuel price SA consumers have enjoyed might be coming to an end, warns the Automobile Association.

Zim puts ceiling on petrol prices

2015-01-19 10:48

The Zimbabwean government has put a ceiling on the retail price of fuel following the drop in international fuel prices

SA power crisis: is hydrogen the answer?

2015-01-05 08:55

The Cape Flats Nature Reserve building is powered by a prototype hydrogen fuel cell power generator, which could hold the key to SA's energy shortage.

Largest petrol price drop yet on cards

2014-12-17 15:37

Motorists can prepare themselves for a hefty fuel price drop in the new year amid a continuous drop in international oil prices.

Burgan gets licence approval

2014-12-09 19:24

Burgan has welcomed the approval of its licence application for a storage facility in the port of Cape Town.

Scientists find cheaper fuel option

2014-03-14 07:49

US scientists say they have devised a potentially easier, cheaper and cleaner way to turn natural gas into usable fuels and chemicals.

India to announce steps to cut fuel

2013-09-06 11:51

India could announce steps to curb fuel consumption, in a bid to help support a rupee skittering just above record, Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid says.


MTN warns over Nigeria fuel crisis

2015-05-24 10:45

Nigeria's biggest mobile phone operator MTN has warned that its network faces shutdown due to fuel shortages that have crippled the nation.

Burgan rejoices at Nersa ruling

2015-03-18 07:40

Burgan Cape Terminals says the energy regulator has backed its arguments to set up a competing fuel storage facility in Cape Town to its rival Chevron.

Some taxes, fuel, electricity levies to rise

2015-02-25 14:57

Some personal income tax increases, a raise in the general fuel levy, and the electricity levy, are among the measures announced by Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.

State gives Burgan a shot in the arm

2015-02-11 12:13

The government has promoted empowerment firm Burgan's proposed new fuel storage facility in Cape Town to “a strategic project” to boost fuel supply security.

Treasury scuppers PetroSA’s bid to buy Engen stake

2015-01-13 20:00

Treasury says it has denied a request from state-owned oil company PetroSA to borrow internationally to buy a stake in Engen.

Chevron to appeal Burgan ruling

2014-12-30 10:12

Chevron is to appeal to the energy department to restrict imported clean fuel supplies to its rival Burgan, which has been given the green light by Nersa.

Gloves off on Chevron's Cape dominancy

2014-12-17 08:23

Burgan Cape Terminals, which seeks to build a new petrol and diesel storage facility, has officially laid a complaint against Chevron SA for “exclusionary” conduct.

Burgan to lay complaint against Chevron

2014-12-02 16:13

Burgan Cape Terminals is ready to lay a complaint with the Competition Commission against Chevron for anti-competitive conduct.

Mugabe to make E20 petrol blend mandatory

2013-09-18 09:03

Zimbabwe is working on introducing mandatory blending of petrol and ethanol to the level of E20, according to President Robert Mugabe.

Cheap petrol to flow again at Zim pumps

2013-07-29 11:13

Zimbabwean firm Green Fuel has come to an agreement with the state and says producing its petrol-ethanol blend will ease the country's cash liquidity crisis.

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