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Category Archives: Fuel Costs

Biofuels Show Provided Interesting Points

Mar
24,
2009
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Trucking and the future of biofuels – the recent talk radio show by Truth About Trucking “LIVE” – provided  several futuristic points by our special guest:  Chet Szczucki.   From the possibilities of sugar stalks to algae biodiesel to Jatropa, the … Continue reading

Biofuels Topic of Trucking Show with Chet Szczucki

Mar
20,
2009
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Chet Szczucki Truth About Trucking “LIVE” – Blog Talk Radio’s premier Trucking Talk Radio Show, will feature Mr. Chet Szczucki as special guest on the Trucker Sunday Show –  Sunday, March 22nd, 2009 at 3 PM EST.   An expert in … Continue reading

Honda Testing Hybrid Diesel Electric Truck

Mar
10,
2009
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From: Environmental Protection Online:   March 10th, 2009 As part of its ongoing effort to reduce its global carbon dioxide footprint and fuel consumption, American Honda Motor Co., Inc., of Torrance, Calif., introduced a Class 8 hybrid diesel electric truck into … Continue reading

Truck Driving Jobs for $100,000 Per Year

Sep
1,
2008
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If you are considering a career in professional truck driving, you have undoubtedly come across ads and articles stating that you can make as much as $100,000 per year. Although this can be true, let’s put this bitter sweet statement … Continue reading

Trucking Software for Owner Operators

Aug
5,
2008
1

In today’s world of technoloy, how does one choose a certain program or software for personal or business use.  The supply is endless!  Normally, I tend to stay away from recommending such items, but I happened to come across a … Continue reading

Nationwide 55 MPH Again?

Jul
28,
2008
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In 1973, President Nixon imposed a 55-MPH nationwide limit across the country in response to the oil crisis. Once again, Congress is debating if this rule should come back into play. Although driving 55 MPH only saves 2% of our … Continue reading

Truck Drivers Security, High Fuel Prices, and the Consumer

May
7,
2008
2

According to some of the e-mails we receive, we have noticed many of you are  a bit hesitant in regards to choosing truck driving as a career.  I have written much about “making sure that truck driving is for you,”  which was in regards … Continue reading

How to get More Gas for your Dollar

Mar
16,
2008
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Presently, the national average for gasoline is $3.28 per gallon. Diesel is even higher, reaching in some places such as here in florida, more than $4.00 per gallon. Is it possible to get more gallons for your money’s worth? Yes, … Continue reading

Tough life: Costs catastrophic to truckers

Mar
10,
2008
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Article describing the devastating effects that Owner Operators within the Trucking Industry are experiencing because of the High price of fuel. Truck Drivers from all over the country are being forced to make drastic changes in their lifestyles, some on … Continue reading

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