Gas station


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Gas station

A retail establishment at which vehicles are serviced, especially with gasoline, oil, air, water, and antifreeze or coolant. They were the first structures built in response to the automobile, and are undoubtedly the most widespread type of commercial building in America.

gas station

A building or stand where fuel for motor vehicles is sold. Facilities for motor vehicle repair are often a part of the station.
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A gas station in Osaka's Abeno Ward lifted the regular gasoline retail price to 185 yen per liter in July but reduced it to its current 180 yen amid intensifying competition with rival stores.
Arthur also added that the security forces helped oversee the distribution of fuel from the Sorong BBM Terminal to gas stations and oversee gas stations in Sorong City.
According to the protesters who said the protest became imperative because of an attempt to locate another two gas stations near an existing one in the area, saying the development could lead to fire incident that would consume the entire neighbourhood.
In sum, the court rejected the gas station's appraisal in favor of the State's appraisal methods.
Such gas stations will be the first step of transportation of agricultural machinery to gas fuel.
Gas stations are disappearing all over rural America as fuel-efficient vehicles gain range and as environmental regulations increase the cost of installing fuel tanks.
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Al-Mikhlaifi, a resident who lives near a recently established gas station in Al-Safia neighborhood, sympathizes with Murgham, saying that, "Gas stations just want to eke out a living." However, he understands that the safety of residents can not be put at risk.
The current gas station situation is harming the economy since all profits go to individual owners and expats," he added.
Mobile, AL, February 08, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Shabbir Hossain, author and founder of CStore Business Academy, is delighted to announce the launch of his latest book, teaching everything you need to know about gas station business ownership and management.
High volume gas station inside and outside and a great car wash.
Exxon has been trying to sell 2,200 gas stations across the nation, or about 19 percent of the total Exxon-branded stations, since the summer of 2008, when high gas prices took a big bite out of gas station profitability.