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#Fuel

# fuel - Saturday 31 October, 2020

'Roy Keane always showed up on the big days - I wanted to be like that'
# Fuel
# Fuel

'Roy Keane always showed up on the big days - I wanted to be like that'

Oct 31st 2020, 10:03 AM 40,826 Views 14 Comments

Sean O’Brien believes Ireland need a Keane-like mentality if they are to get the result they need in Paris today.

# fuel - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Man due in court in relation to 20 fuel 'drive-offs' in Dublin and Kildare
# FUEL THEFT
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# FUEL THEFT

Man due in court in relation to 20 fuel 'drive-offs' in Dublin and Kildare

Apr 30th 2020, 7:09 AM 44,611 Views 0 Comments

The man admitted to the 20 incidents of fuel theft with a combined value of €846.51.

# fuel - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Cost of a litre of petrol at lowest level recorded since April 2016
# Fuel
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# Fuel

Cost of a litre of petrol at lowest level recorded since April 2016

Mar 22nd 2020, 4:44 PM 76,023 Views 87 Comments

The coronavirus pandemic and a significant drop in crude oil costs are among the factors behind the drop in price.

# fuel - Sunday 25 August, 2019

How much money could the carbon tax take in if it was increased?
# Budget 2020
From TheJournal.ie
# Budget 2020

How much money could the carbon tax take in if it was increased?

Aug 25th 2019, 6:30 AM 16,026 Views 56 Comments

The government is looking at two models to increase carbon tax and offset the cost to householders.

# fuel - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Increase in electric car take-up 'could pose a substantial risk to stability of the State’s finances'
# Fuel Tax
From TheJournal.ie
# Fuel Tax

Increase in electric car take-up 'could pose a substantial risk to stability of the State’s finances'

Aug 15th 2019, 4:53 PM 35,410 Views 118 Comments

A schedule of declining supports to buy electric cars should be considered, states department review.

# fuel - Monday 14 January, 2019

What has the Taoiseach done to reduce his carbon footprint? He's eating less meat
# Don't Have A Cow Man
From TheJournal.ie
# Don't Have A Cow Man

What has the Taoiseach done to reduce his carbon footprint? He's eating less meat

Jan 14th 2019, 5:09 PM 12,905 Views 48 Comments

Varadkar says lessons must be learned from water charges stating that cross-party buy-in for carbon taxes is needed.

# fuel - Monday 3 December, 2018

The yellow vests: Dozens block fuel depot as PM to meet with protesters
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

The yellow vests: Dozens block fuel depot as PM to meet with protesters

Dec 3rd 2018, 2:17 PM 12,761 Views 40 Comments

Around 1,000 students shouting “Macron resign!” demonstrated in the city of Nice today – some wearing high-vis jackets.

# fuel - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Slight drop in cost of petrol and diesel, but we're still paying more than last year
# On The Road
From TheJournal.ie
# On The Road

Slight drop in cost of petrol and diesel, but we're still paying more than last year

Jul 29th 2018, 3:24 PM 14,651 Views 46 Comments

Drivers are paying 10c more compared to July 2017.

# fuel - Thursday 22 February, 2018

Putting diesel fuel tax on par with petrol 'justifiable', report finds
# Net Gains
From TheJournal.ie
# Net Gains

Putting diesel fuel tax on par with petrol 'justifiable', report finds

Feb 22nd 2018, 7:53 AM 26,891 Views 149 Comments

Putting diesel tax on par with petrol would result in net gains for the exchequer and net reductions in pollution, the ESRI says.

# fuel - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Could banana peel be Ireland's next alternative fuel?
# That's Bananas
From TheJournal.ie
# That's Bananas

Could banana peel be Ireland's next alternative fuel?

Jan 11th 2018, 7:45 PM 16,843 Views 19 Comments

These Young Scientists think so.

# fuel - Friday 5 January, 2018

3,000 delayed fuel allowance payments to be received next week
# Technical Glitch
From TheJournal.ie
# Technical Glitch

3,000 delayed fuel allowance payments to be received next week

Jan 5th 2018, 4:10 PM 10,410 Views 5 Comments

The technical glitch that caused the issue has been resolved.

# fuel - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

The price of fuel is going down but motorists are still paying far more than they did last year
# Fuelling The Boom
From TheJournal.ie
# Fuelling The Boom

The price of fuel is going down but motorists are still paying far more than they did last year

May 24th 2017, 12:25 PM 12,864 Views 52 Comments

The AA says it is concerned that, for every litre of petrol purchased, 63.67% goes to the government.

# fuel - Friday 19 May, 2017

Scottish Tories say country is 'too cold' to means-test winter fuel payments From TheJournal.ie

Scottish Tories say country is 'too cold' to means-test winter fuel payments

May 19th 2017, 8:29 PM 9,068 Views 19 Comments

The Conservative Party wants the payment to be means-tested in other parts of the UK.

# fuel - Monday 17 April, 2017

Petrol prices drop for first time in six months
# Pump It Up
From TheJournal.ie
# Pump It Up

Petrol prices drop for first time in six months

Apr 17th 2017, 2:57 PM 28,726 Views 44 Comments

On average, a litre of petrol now costs 136.6c, while a litre of diesel costs 126.0c.

# fuel - Monday 20 March, 2017

The cost of petrol and diesel is still marching ever upwards
# Pricey
From TheJournal.ie
# Pricey

The cost of petrol and diesel is still marching ever upwards

Mar 20th 2017, 1:02 PM 18,172 Views 46 Comments

The cost of a litre of petrol or diesel is now the highest its been in 18 months.

# fuel - Sunday 29 January, 2017

Filling your car is becoming very, very expensive - here's why
# Money Money Money
From TheJournal.ie
# Money Money Money

Filling your car is becoming very, very expensive - here's why

Jan 29th 2017, 10:00 PM 59,240 Views 69 Comments

A combination of factors have seen the cost of running a vehicle jump by €18 a month in the last year.

# fuel - Friday 27 January, 2017

Applegreen where winning Euromillions ticket was sold runs out of cheap petrol
# Jackpot
From TheJournal.ie
# Jackpot

Applegreen where winning Euromillions ticket was sold runs out of cheap petrol

Jan 27th 2017, 1:10 PM 76,127 Views 66 Comments

The filling station reduced the cost of petrol and diesel to 88.5c per litre for a period to celebrate.

# fuel - Monday 23 January, 2017

Fuel prices rising: It costs €18 more a month to run your car compared to last year
# Average Motorist
From TheJournal.ie
# Average Motorist

Fuel prices rising: It costs €18 more a month to run your car compared to last year

Jan 23rd 2017, 12:07 PM 15,224 Views 74 Comments

Research conducted AA Ireland found that the cost of a litre of petrol is now at 136.3c.

# fuel - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Booze, petrol, cigs: This is how much an extra 10 cent on our 'luxuries' would bring in
# Money Money Money
From TheJournal.ie
# Money Money Money

Booze, petrol, cigs: This is how much an extra 10 cent on our 'luxuries' would bring in

Jan 8th 2017, 7:15 AM 16,982 Views 85 Comments

An increase of a couple of cent could mean big bucks to the State coffers.

# fuel - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

29 migrants die in toxic pool of fuel and seawater off coast of Libya
# The Mediterranean
From TheJournal.ie
# The Mediterranean

29 migrants die in toxic pool of fuel and seawater off coast of Libya

Oct 26th 2016, 8:27 PM 11,287 Views 37 Comments

The horrific discovery was made yesterday by a Doctors without Borders (MSF) rescue ship.

# fuel - Thursday 11 August, 2016

No plans to introduce PSNI petrol 'drive-off' pilot scheme in Republic
# Fuel Thieves
From TheJournal.ie
# Fuel Thieves

No plans to introduce PSNI petrol 'drive-off' pilot scheme in Republic

Aug 11th 2016, 9:45 PM 30,710 Views 62 Comments

PSNI is leaving it up to petrol station owners in two areas to pursue non-paying drivers – but there are fears it would make it “easier” for criminals.

# fuel - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Passengers jump from hot air balloon onto boats in dramatic Melbourne rescue
# Out Of Fuel
From TheJournal.ie
# Out Of Fuel

Passengers jump from hot air balloon onto boats in dramatic Melbourne rescue

May 21st 2016, 6:11 PM 23,976 Views 2 Comments

Nine people were rescued in unusual circumstances as their balloon ran out of fuel this morning.

# fuel - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Green activists win out in legal battle over Offaly peat-burning power plant
# Bog Off
From TheJournal.ie
# Bog Off

Green activists win out in legal battle over Offaly peat-burning power plant

Oct 27th 2015, 7:20 PM 16,366 Views 55 Comments

Enironmentalists are over the moon, unions not so much.

# fuel - Monday 28 September, 2015

The ban that stopped scenes like this is going nationwide
# Smoky Coal
From TheJournal.ie
# Smoky Coal

The ban that stopped scenes like this is going nationwide

Sep 28th 2015, 9:24 PM 20,428 Views 28 Comments

Smoky coal is being banned across the country from the end of 2018.

# fuel - Monday 18 May, 2015

134 filling stations have been closed for fuel laundering, how many were in your county?
# Breakdown
From TheJournal.ie
# Breakdown

134 filling stations have been closed for fuel laundering, how many were in your county?

May 18th 2015, 6:05 AM 52,351 Views 47 Comments

Thirty-one oil laundries were detected and closed down.

# fuel - Monday 23 February, 2015

Gardaí 'hold no intelligence' of Provo involvement in fuel smuggling
# Border Patrol
From TheJournal.ie
# Border Patrol

Gardaí 'hold no intelligence' of Provo involvement in fuel smuggling

Feb 23rd 2015, 4:30 PM 16,173 Views 133 Comments

Minister Charlie Flanagan says criminals are being pursued.

# fuel - Monday 12 January, 2015

Oil prices tumbled AGAIN today – to the lowest level in six years
# Going Down
From TheJournal.ie
# Going Down

Oil prices tumbled AGAIN today – to the lowest level in six years

Jan 12th 2015, 1:00 PM 17,610 Views 63 Comments

Are you seeing the benefit at the petrol stations?

# fuel - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Explainer: Oil prices have dipped below $50 a barrel. But Ireland could be a winner...
# Fill It Up
From TheJournal.ie
# Fill It Up

Explainer: Oil prices have dipped below $50 a barrel. But Ireland could be a winner...

Jan 7th 2015, 11:43 AM 24,290 Views 32 Comments

Here’s why falling oil prices matter.

# fuel - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Investigation after thousands of litres of fuel-laundering 'sludge' found on motorway
# Sludge
From TheJournal.ie
# Sludge

Investigation after thousands of litres of fuel-laundering 'sludge' found on motorway

Dec 4th 2014, 3:17 PM 16,091 Views 33 Comments

The ‘sludge’ material is believed to be the bv-product of illegal diesel laundering.

# fuel - Thursday 27 November, 2014

# fuel - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Revenue busts oil laundering plant that could have cost State €10m a year
# Monaghan
From TheJournal.ie
# Monaghan

Revenue busts oil laundering plant that could have cost State €10m a year

Nov 4th 2014, 11:49 AM 11,703 Views 66 Comments

A 42-year-old man was arrested in connection with the find, which included a large among of laundered fuel and toxic waste.

# fuel - Monday 15 September, 2014

Watch out for dangerous carbon monoxide in your home
# Warning
From TheJournal.ie
# Warning

Watch out for dangerous carbon monoxide in your home

Sep 15th 2014, 9:40 PM 13,263 Views 17 Comments

The deadly gas can build up in the home, and can’t be detected by our senses.

# fuel - Monday 1 September, 2014

Your television may be running on turf. Really
# Bog Cuttings
From TheJournal.ie
# Bog Cuttings

Your television may be running on turf. Really

Sep 1st 2014, 6:45 AM 10,323 Views 23 Comments

Around 6% of the nations power is still drawn from peat burning power stations.

# fuel - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Amnesty to USA: Stop sending jet fuel to Israeli military
# Operation Protective Edge
From TheJournal.ie
# Operation Protective Edge

Amnesty to USA: Stop sending jet fuel to Israeli military

Aug 5th 2014, 9:43 AM 12,111 Views 144 Comments

The last US jet fuel delivery arrived in Israel on 14 July.

# fuel - Friday 1 August, 2014

Calor gas isn't happy with another company using its bottles
# Gas
From TheJournal.ie
# Gas

Calor gas isn't happy with another company using its bottles

Aug 1st 2014, 1:01 PM 18,117 Views 0 Comments

They’ve taken them to court.

# fuel - Monday 16 June, 2014

Opinion: Why is community renewable energy important?
# Community Energy
From TheJournal.ie
# Community Energy

Opinion: Why is community renewable energy important?

Jun 16th 2014, 1:00 PM 871 Views 65 Comments

We are at a crossroads in Ireland in terms of energy; check out this 5 point plan about why community-owned renewables could be the answer.

# fuel - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Poor people in Europe forced to choose between heating and eating
# Poverty
From TheJournal.ie
# Poverty

Poor people in Europe forced to choose between heating and eating

Jun 3rd 2014, 6:30 AM 6,624 Views 46 Comments

Oxfam is calling on G7 leaders who are meting tomorrow to reassess Europe’s energy strategy to move towards more sustainable and affordable fuels.

# fuel - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

China plans to take a lot of old bangers off the road this year
# Clapped Out
From TheJournal.ie
# Clapped Out

China plans to take a lot of old bangers off the road this year

May 27th 2014, 3:00 PM 10,070 Views 19 Comments

Up to six million, in fact. It’s in a bid to tackle the country’s “extremely grim” environmental situation.

# fuel - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Do you use solid fuels? It's going to get more expensive tomorrow
# Carbon Tax
From TheJournal.ie
# Carbon Tax

Do you use solid fuels? It's going to get more expensive tomorrow

Apr 30th 2014, 7:30 AM 14,289 Views 92 Comments

The carbon tax increase will add around €1.20 to a 40kg bag of coal and 26 cent to a bale of briquettes.

# fuel - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Column: Here's where we can make cuts – and savings! – that won’t hurt services, jobs or salaries
# Climate Change
From TheJournal.ie
# Climate Change

Column: Here's where we can make cuts – and savings! – that won’t hurt services, jobs or salaries

Apr 16th 2014, 8:00 AM 95 Views 8 Comments

Cutting costly emissions from thousands of public buildings would help the environment and save Ireland €200m a year – without requiring a single job loss.

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