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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'

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

From TheJournal.ie Man due in court in relation to 20 fuel 'drive-offs' in Dublin and Kildare FUEL THEFT

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

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

# fuel - Sunday 22 March, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Cost of a litre of petrol at lowest level recorded since April 2016 Fuel

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

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

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

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

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

# fuel - Thursday 15 August, 2019

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

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

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

# fuel - Monday 14 January, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

# fuel - Sunday 29 July, 2018

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

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

Drivers are paying 10c more compared to July 2017.

# fuel - Thursday 22 February, 2018

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

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

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

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

Could banana peel be Ireland's next alternative fuel?

These Young Scientists think so.

# fuel - Friday 5 January, 2018

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

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

The technical glitch that caused the issue has been resolved.

# fuel - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

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

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

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

# fuel - Friday 19 May, 2017

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

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

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

# fuel - Monday 17 April, 2017

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

Petrol prices drop for first time in six months

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

# fuel - Monday 20 March, 2017

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

The cost of petrol and diesel is still marching ever upwards

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

# fuel - Sunday 29 January, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

# fuel - Sunday 8 January, 2017

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

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

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

# fuel - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

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

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

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

# fuel - Thursday 11 August, 2016

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Passengers jump from hot air balloon onto boats in dramatic Melbourne rescue Out Of Fuel This post contains videos

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

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

# fuel - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

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

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

Enironmentalists are over the moon, unions not so much.

# fuel - Monday 28 September, 2015

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

The ban that stopped scenes like this is going nationwide

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

# fuel - Monday 18 May, 2015

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

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

Thirty-one oil laundries were detected and closed down.

# fuel - Monday 23 February, 2015

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

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

Minister Charlie Flanagan says criminals are being pursued.

# fuel - Monday 12 January, 2015

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

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

Are you seeing the benefit at the petrol stations?

# fuel - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

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

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

Here’s why falling oil prices matter.

# fuel - Thursday 4 December, 2014

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

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

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

# fuel - Thursday 27 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Catch up as you wake up

# fuel - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Watch out for dangerous carbon monoxide in your home Warning This post contains a poll

Watch out for dangerous carbon monoxide in your home

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

# fuel - Monday 1 September, 2014

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

Your television may be running on turf. Really

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

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

# fuel - Friday 1 August, 2014

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

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

They’ve taken them to court.

# fuel - Monday 16 June, 2014

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

Opinion: Why is community renewable energy important?

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

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

Poor people in Europe forced to choose between heating and eating

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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