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Transport groups demand discount on diesel

Transport groups hold a protest caravan to demand a P6-discount on diesel for all PUVs. NESTOR CORRALES/INQUIRER.net

Transport groups on Monday hold a protest caravan to demand P6-discount on diesel for all public utility vehicles.

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

NBI seizes ‘unauthorized’ diesel cargo; truckers held


Days after big oil companies complained of massive smuggling of petroleum products in the country, the National Bureau of Investigation on Thursday said it had intercepted an unmarked truck allegedly carrying an unauthorized cargo of diesel fuel in Paco, Manila.

Posted: April 11th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Diesel-powered motor vehicles blamed for most of PH’s air pollution


More than 500,000 diesel-fueled jeepneys, buses, trucks and other vehicles in Metro Manila are responsible for about 70 percent of the total soot or black carbon emissions in the Philippines, according to Climate Change Commissioner Heherson Alvarez.

Posted: February 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Diesel seeps into water pipes in Bataan village

Residents in Barangay San Pablo here started buying bottled water after diesel, which has been leaking from a busted fuel pipeline since Sunday, contaminated their water sources.

Posted: December 6th, 2012 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

BRT to use cleaner diesel

THE proposed Bus Rapid Transit may reduce air pollution in Cebu City because it will use low emission diesel.   The TransCebu Bus Rapid Transit will use the Euro IV standard diesel engine, “an ultra-low emission diesel engine.”   Rafael Yap, executive director of the City Traffic Operations Management (Citom), said Euro IV diesel contains [...]

Posted: August 29th, 2012 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Transport group to ask for lower fare if price of diesel drops


A transport group said Thursday that they will ask for lower fares if the price of diesel continues to drop.

Posted: June 28th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Customs shreds fake shoes, bags


With his job reportedly on the line, Customs Commissioner Angelito Alvarez continues to deliver. Alvarez on Tuesday led in the shredding of fake branded shoes, bags and accessories confiscated last year that, had they been real, would have been worth P100 million. He said that this year the Bureau of Customs (BOC) had seized P1.3-billion [...]

Posted: September 14th, 2011 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Shell hikes prices of unleaded gas, diesel, kerosene

MANILA — Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. has raised prices of unleaded premium gasoline by 50 centavos a liter, diesel by 60 centavos a liter and of kerosene by 40 centavos a liter, effective Tuesday, to reflect the continued uptrend in the world oil market. The price hikes were roughly the same as the estimates of [...]

Posted: June 14th, 2011 in CDN - Enterprise,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Shell, Chevron increase prices on Tuesday


MANILA, Philippines—Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. has raised prices of unleaded premium gasoline by 50 centavos a liter, diesel by 60 centavos per liter (cpl) and of kerosene by 40 cpl, effective today (Tuesday) to reflect the continued uptrend in the world oil market. This was roughly the same as the estimates of the DoE which [...]

Posted: June 14th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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