Pipeline plan draws protests

...through 210 miles of Georgia. Kinder Morgan plans to build the 16-inch diameter steel pipeline to bring gasoline, ethanol and diesel from the Gulf Coast and from South Carolina to North Augusta, S.C., Savannah and Jacksonville. It will run 4 feet underground...

Poll: Most don't favor road-funding plan

...became public hours before the House began debate on House Bill 170 that converts state and local sales taxes on gasoline and diesel to a 24-cent excise tax. Sponsors say it isn't a tax increase although they estimate it will add at least $700 million...

Hearing set on proposed pipeline

...project. The Palmetto Pipeline will connect to existing pipelines to move up to 167,000 barrels a day of gasoline, ethanol or diesel more than 300 miles from Baton Rouge, La.; Collins and Pascagoula, Miss.; and Belton, S.C., to markets in North Augusta...

US running out of room to store oil; price collapse next?

...reported another enormous rise in crude stocks last week, up 8.4 million barrels from the week earlier, it also reported that diesel and gasoline supplies fell more than expected. That leads some to conclude that demand for crude will soon pick up, easing...

Editorial: Pipeline clogged again

...Augusta's GIW Industries, a major industrial pump supplier, and Graniteville, S.C.'s, MTU America, which produces diesel engines used in oil recovery.President Obama and his radical automatons would realize that if they spent as much effort actually...

Ernest Kitchens

...the late Beulah Stapleton Kitchens and the late William Thomas Kitchens in Glascock County. He proudly served as a certified diesel mechanic in the Army, was a member of American Legion Post # 229, worked as a barber, worked at Georgia-Tennessee, retired...

Nissan introduces new Titan pickup with diesel engine

...2016 Titan has a new Cummins diesel engine that Nissan says will...Ford and GM don't offer diesels on their light-duty trucks...but Nissan's Cummins V8 diesel is more powerful than Ram's...truck around its new, larger diesel engine, and the result is...

Fueled by oil, agriculture sector welcomes low diesel prices

...But with the local price of untaxed diesel and regular gasoline both below $2 a gallon...Cree said.Farmers use mostly off-road diesel, for which they don't pay federal and...tractors and other farm equipment. While diesel averages about 20 cents per gallon more...

Diesel registrations up 80 percent in last five years

...chose fuel-efficient diesels as an option, according...released Wednesday by a diesel advocacy group. There...and released by the Diesel Technology Forum. That...because there were more diesels to choose from. In 2000, there were only 12 diesel passenger vehicles available...

Life & style
At the end of the day, random thoughts creep in

Sometimes, late at night, when I have nothing to think about, my mind diesels on for a while before it shuts off for the night. Ideas that aren't very useful run through my brain as it is going into sleep...

Glynn Moore