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  • Supermarkets cut further 2ppl off diesel
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    Supermarkets cut further 2ppl off diesel

    2016-01-22T00:00:00Z

    Tesco and Morrisons have followed after Asda cut 2ppl off the price of diesel, bringing its national price cap down to 97.7ppl while unleaded remains at 99.7ppl. Andy Peake, Asda’s senior petrol director, said: “We’re delighted to be the first retailer to take diesel to its lowest price level in ...

  • Supermarkets follow indies diesel price cuts
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    Supermarkets follow indies diesel price cuts

    2016-01-04T00:00:00Z

    More than a fortnight after independents began selling diesel for less than a pound per litre the UK’s four supermarket giants have followed their lead. Independent supermarket and fuel retailer Jempson’s was one of the first to dip below £1 per litre, cutting diesel to 99.7ppl on December 17. ...

  • Independent cuts diesel to 99.7ppl
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    Independent cuts diesel to 99.7ppl

    2015-12-23T00:00:00Z

    An independent retailer, who hit the headlines at the start of the year after cutting petrol down to 99.7ppl, has gained more publicity after cutting diesel to 99.7ppl. Velautham Sarveswaran, who runs three Harvest-branded sites in the Midlands with his wife, Ananthi, cut prices at his sites in Birmingham, ...

  • RAC calls for diesel price cuts
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    RAC calls for diesel price cuts

    2015-12-16T00:00:00Z

    The RAC is urging supermarkets to cut their diesel prices to those of petrol, or even below, because wholesale prices of diesel are 3ppl less than petrol. It warns that if they don’t “they are in danger of being seen to take the country’s 11m diesel car drivers and ...

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    Diesel at lowest level for six years

    2015-12-04T00:00:00Z

    November was a landmark month for the UK fuel market, according to the RAC, with both the lowest average pump price for diesel in six years and the first widespread sight of petrol being sold for less than £1 a litre since Summer 2009. RAC Fuel Watch data for November ...

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    Hyper cuts put petrol below diesel

    2015-09-28T00:00:00Z

    Two months after supermarkets cut diesel prices below unleaded petrol Asda has been the first to restore petrol’s position as the cheaper fuel. On Wednesday 23rd September Asda cut the price of unleaded by 2ppl, making its national price cap105.7ppl on unleaded while diesel remained at 107.7ppl. Andy ...

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    Money Talk: Diesel blues for some and bad apples for others

    2015-09-28T00:00:00Z

    It happened in August. Motorists suddenly found pump prices of diesel were falling more steeply than those of unleaded. By the end of the month the unthinkable had happened on many forecourts diesel was actually cheaper than petrol. For some of the millions of today’s diesel drivers this felt like ...

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    Greenergy quells fears about diesel

    2015-09-28T00:00:00Z

    Greenergy has reassured the industry about the security of diesel supplies after the RAC warned there is a possibility that pumps in the UK could run out of diesel because of the growing reliance on imports. The RAC pointed to the UK’s increasing need to import diesel as diesel ...

  • Asda cuts unleaded price below diesel
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    Asda cuts unleaded price below diesel

    2015-09-23T00:00:00Z

    Two months after supermarkets cut diesel prices below unleaded petrol Asda has been the first to restore petrol’s position as the cheaper fuel. Effective from today (Wednesday 23rd September) Asda is cutting the price of unleaded by 2ppl, making its national price cap105.7ppl on unleaded while diesel remains at ...

  • RAC claims on diesel security rejected
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    RAC claims on diesel security rejected

    2015-09-16T00:00:00Z

    Greenergy has reassured the industry about the security of diesel supplies after the RAC warned there is a possibility that pumps in the UK could run out of diesel because of the growing reliance on imports. The RAC pointed to UK’s increasing need to import diesel as diesel demand has ...

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    Diesel’s price advantage is being eroded

    2015-09-16T00:00:00Z

    Diesel’s undercutting of petrol may be short-lived if recent trends continue. Plummeting prices in July sent diesel below petrol for the first time in 14 years, and by mid-August the price differential had stabilised at around 3ppl, but a flurry of petrol price cuts in the week before Forecourt ...

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    Car makers promote cleaner diesels

    2015-09-02T00:00:00Z

    Europe’s car industry has launched a campaign insisting the latest diesel technology is clean and acceptable for use in cars, as tighter emissions standards have been introduced. From September 1 all new vehicles will need to comply with Euro-6, the new European vehicle emissions legislation. The European Automobile ...

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    Supermarket price cuts reduce diesel petrol gap

    2015-08-27T00:00:00Z

    Three of the big four supermarkets have reduced their fuel prices by identical amounts this morning (Thursday, August 27), with cuts that further narrow the gap between diesel and unleaded petrol after petrol price cuts at the weekend. Morrisons was first to announce the cut of 2ppl on unleaded ...

  • Asda cuts diesel to 108.7ppl
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    Asda cuts diesel to 108.7ppl

    2015-08-07T00:00:00Z

    Asda has announced a new round of price cuts on fuel with 2ppl off diesel and up to 1ppl off unleaded petrol from Saturday August 8, and this was swiftly matched by Sainsbury’s. Asda’s new national price cap on diesel will be 108.7ppl, its lowest price since early 2010. ...

  • RAC reports 5ppl drop in diesel prices for July
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    RAC reports 5ppl drop in diesel prices for July

    2015-08-04T00:00:00Z

    The average price of diesel at the pumps fell 5ppl last month, according to RAC Fuel Watch data. The motoring organisation’s latest report shows that at the start of the month diesel was 120.63ppl, but by the end it had dropped almost 5p to 115.74ppl. On Wednesday July 29, ...

  • HMRC introduces roadside testing of diesel
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    HMRC introduces roadside testing of diesel

    2015-07-29T00:00:00Z

    HMRC has started the roll-out of new road-side fuel testing equipment across the UK to tackle the trade in illicit diesel. It will be used to check fuel both at the roadside and on dealers’ forecourts. Treasury minister Damian Hinds visited Belfast and Newry as HM Revenue and Customs ...

  • Average diesel pump price falls below unleaded
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    Average diesel pump price falls below unleaded

    2015-07-29T00:00:00Z

    The average price of diesel at the pumps has fallen below the average price of unleaded petrol for the first time in more than 14 years. According to Experian Catalist, which monitors dealers’ prices across the UK on a daily basis, the average price of diesel on July 28 ...

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    Sainsbury’s announces another 2ppl cut in diesel prices

    2015-07-27T00:00:00Z

    Sainsbury’s has announced that from tomorrow - July 28 - it will be cutting the price of diesel by up to 2ppl across its 300 forecourts. This is the third time in less than three weeks that the company has dropped the price of diesel, among a slew of similar ...

  • Average diesel price set to drop below unleaded
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    Average diesel price set to drop below unleaded

    2015-07-20T00:00:00Z

    Average diesel prices are likely to fall below unleaded petrol for the first time in 14 years, following a round of price cutting by supermarkets sparked by Morrisons. It announced that it was cutting its diesel by 2ppl from Monday July 20, and that in most of its sites ...

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    Supermarkets cut 2ppl off diesel

    2015-07-09T00:00:00Z

    Another round of supermarket fuel price cuts was announced this week. Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury’s all cut the price of diesel by 2p a litre, the day after the Chancellor’s Summer Budget revealed there would be no increases in fuel duty as some had feared. The supermarket announcements follow ...