Saturday, 16 October 2021

Tag Archives: petrol

Woman’s shock over six-figure petrol bill

BRISBANE: Herds of motorists can often be found queueing outside service stations that are offering the cheapest litre of petrol. But drivers will most likely be avoiding one Canberra servo after a female driver was charged over $200,000 for a full tank. Tina Tian, from Gunghalin, filled up at Costco ...

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UK vehicles using twice as much diesel as petrol

BRADFORD: Vehicles in the UK are using twice as much diesel as petrol, figures show. Consumption of diesel reached a record 24.6 million tonnes last year compared with 12 million tonnes of petrol, according to the Department for Transport (DfT). The data was published a day after Chancellor Philip Hammond ...

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UK to ban sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040

LONDON: Britain said on Wednesday it will outlaw the sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040 in a bid to cut air pollution but environmental groups said the proposals did not go far enough. Environment minister Michael Gove announced the move as part of the government’s ...

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