Fuel price outlook | Rand weighs heavily on fuel picture - AA

2019-08-15 11:21

Sudden Rand weakness after a lengthy period of stability has put pressure on the fuel price and left South African fuel users at the mercy of international oil markets.

WATCH: Turning plastic into usable fuel

2019-07-12 08:35

Renewlogy, a private waste management company, has found a way to turn plastic into fuel.The company is able to process around 10 tons of plastic waste on a daily basis to convert into fuel, according to Renewlogy's website.

Petrol attendant pays for woman’s fuel: ‘I knew it was the right thing to do’

2019-05-31 12:55

When a young woman from Gordon’s Bay in the Western Cape left for work yesterday morning, she had no idea that an act of kindness would soon be coming her way.

SA may find partners for $1 billion South Sudan oil block

2019-05-21 10:22

South Africa’s Strategic Fuel Fund is welcome to bring in partners to help it execute a $1bn agreement to drill for oil and build a refinery and pipeline in South Sudan, the central African nation’s oil minister said.

Egypt on track to end fuel subsidies - IMF

2019-04-07 14:19

Egypt is on track to end subsidies on most fuels by June 15 as part of a reform programme led by the International Monetary Fund.

Huge fuel price hike for South Africa - AA

2019-03-29 11:32

"Strong oil prices and an ever-weakening Rand have combined to set up another massive fuel price hike," reports the Automobile Association.

PetroSA can survive 'beyond today' thanks to emergency plan, MPs hear

2019-03-12 17:54

Turning around state oil company PetroSA is one of the biggest priorities of its parent company, the Central Energy Fund.

Rising costs of road travel hitting job seekers too - AA

2019-02-28 21:00

Increasing costs associated with road travel in SA will also make it harder for job seekers to find work, explains the Automobile Association.

SA motorists should brace for 'fuel price pain' in March - AA

2019-02-15 13:12

'We advises motorists to factor some fuel price pain into their budgets as we move towards March,' reports the Automobile Association.

Fossil fuel subsidies are the enemy of the green economy - minister

2019-01-16 22:45

Fossil fuel subsidies are the enemies of the green economy and of social development, delegates heard at a ministerial green economy gathering in Cape Town.

 

The hunt for ‘realistic car fuel consumption figures’ – financial powerhouses to conduct fuel economy tour in SA

2019-08-07 11:38

Financial powerhouses WesBank and First National Bank (FNB) are joining forces to to conduct a Fuel Economy Tour of South Africa that they say "will provide motorists with definitive fuel consumption figures."

Petrol price to jump by 9 cents per litre at midnight

2019-06-04 18:20

Petrol will be increasing by 9 cents per litre from midnight, with further increases to the price of diiesel and paraffin.

The Carbon Tax Act is here – what SA motorists should be doing

2019-05-30 15:07

The Carbon Tax Act and the Customs and Excise Amendment Act will be implemented in June. So, what does this mean for motorists?

WATCH: Here's how to drive more efficiently

2019-05-11 16:11

In today's world, everyone is conscious about efficiency, especially when it comes to motoring. We'd all like a few more kilometres off a tank of fuel and less CO2 emissions.

Five great family cars - SUVs that are heavy on fuel

2019-04-04 07:31

These vehicles have enough seating for the family but they might break your 95 unleaded budget, writes Lance Branquinho.

Nearly a R1 increase: Motorists should brace for more fuel price hikes in April - AA

2019-03-15 12:22

Fresh off substantial fuel price hikes in March, South African motorists should brace themselves for further increases in April.

Uber, Taxify won't charge you more - despite the petrol price hike

2019-03-06 13:41

Uber last increased prices in December, and Taxify in June last year.

Fuel prices look set to rise in March - AA

2019-02-15 13:14

The price of petrol looks set to increase by 43 cents per litre in March according to unaudited mid-month fuel price data, the Automobile Association said on Friday.

SEE: Global fuel prices - Here's how much Southern African countries are paying for petrol

2019-02-13 11:02

Following a fuel price hike in January we take a look at the price of petrol in neighbouring African countries.

We compared fuel rewards programmes – and one saves you up to R7 per litre of petrol

2019-01-11 06:06

Discovery Insure offered the highest saving at a possible 50% back per litre of fuel. Here is how other loyalty schemes compare.

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