– Why is it stuck? The difficulties are linked to several factors: a strike movement since September 27 has blocked warehouses, including the one in Flanders, located near Dunkirk. And a discount at the pump of 30 cents per liter for fuel. We explain everything in this article.
11:41 Still few outlets in Ternois
In Ternois, it is not easy to find fuel. Several seasons are dry. Where to find fuel? There is hope at the Carrefour Market station in Aubigny-en-Artois, which has been supplied. Motorists cannot spend more than 40 euros there. This Saturday morning the station was still open, but the sign might be closed if it got too busy.
11:33 Very little wait this Saturday morning to refuel at the Boulonnais
This Saturday morning, the queues at the entrance of gas stations have been considerably reduced. At Boulonnais, at certain pumps, you don’t even have to wait to refuel. On the other hand, some tanks remain empty.
10:57. Oil tankers will be able to circulate exceptionally this weekend
Two decrees have been published in the Official Gazette that exceptionally authorize the transport of hydrocarbons this weekend and on Monday, and temporarily relax the restrictions regarding the driving time of truckers in this sector.
In view of ” tensions in fuel supply observed in the national territory “, the prohibitions on the circulation of transport vehicles of more than 7.5 tons provided for by a previous decree of April 2022 were lifted for October 8, 9 and 10, 2022, for” vehicles for the transport of hydrocarbon products, except butane, propane and gases for industrial use “.
The second decree provides ” temporary exceptions ” a ” exceed the maximum daily driving time within the limit of one hour ” and to ” exceed the maximum weekly driving time within the four-hour limit » for the transport of fuel. Until Friday October 14 included.
10:50 The exemplary patience of the Cambrai field stations
Service stations have been robbed in recent days. In the big cities, but also in the countryside, where supermarket teams and independent managers have tried to deal with the constant calls. Hundreds and hundreds. never seen.
9:55 am A third station reserved for priority vehicles in Pas-de-Calais
in the seasons Auchan of Saint-Martin-Boulogne (from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.) Leclerc d’Antin (from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.) the station is added Leclerc de Dainville (from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.), just indicated the prefecture of Pas-de-Calais. ” Other road users are asked to show good citizenship and not to go to these stations. “, adds the prefecture.
9:42. Driving in the reserve, how far can you go?
Given the difficulties in finding fuel, some motorists may reach their reserve. We explain how far it is possible to go before the car stops.
9:13 am Filling drums is also still prohibited in the north
Pas-de-Calais had already confirmed it last night: the filling of drums or cans is prohibited in the department until Monday night.
The North is aligned, without announcing an end date: the filling of drums or cans is still prohibited. ” Do not make a preemptive purchase. Adopt a citizen behavior to ensure the satisfaction of the needs of all “Add the prefecture on Twitter.
9:05 am “Reimbursement caused supply interruptions”
” Reimbursement caused more marked supply interruptions in Total “, with a situation” more marked in Hauts-de-France (…) because we have cross-border workers who have come to take advantage of the prices at gas stations and the aid that the government has put in place added the Minister of Ecological Transition.
9 am “For it to work (…) we must not run out of stock too quickly of what we are replenishing”
” We have taken authorizations so that the tank trucks can circulate this weekend. We release strategic stock. Yes, there is an issue, it is not ending a panic movement with motorists who tell themselves that since there will be shortages, they will rush to the stations. It’s our turn to call for calm “, Dear this Saturday morning on Franceinfo Christophe Béchu, Minister of Ecological Transition. ” I don’t think the French will panic. I say that for it to work we have to put stock back in the stations, let the tanker trucks circulate and that we don’t run out of supplies too quickly.. »
8:30 a.m. “The Hauts-de-France region is the most affected, it is abnormal”
” The Hauts-de-France region is the most affected, it is abnormal. I’d still like to know why Franck Dhersin asks. An effect of the discount at the pump that would attract our Belgian neighbors? ” Today it is the people from Hauts-de-France who go to Belgium. I think that, like many people, Xavier Bertrand thought that petrol was too expensive, so we asked for a discount. If it were for that, why wouldn’t there be the same effect in the other border regions, like the Great East? »
8:25 a.m. School buses will be allowed to run early in the week
” School buses will be able to circulate at the beginning of the week, but we have a vision of just three days in this circulation capacity adds Franck Dhersin.
8:22 am One out of two stations in difficulty in Hauts-de-France
” One out of every two stations has no fuel, you have to travel several tens of kilometers and wait more than an hour to try to find the fuel that suits you, and always in difficult conditions “, indicates Franck Dhersin, vice president of the Hauts-de-France Region in charge of mobility, transport infrastructure and ports, this morning on Franceinfo.
7:39. The Voice answers you: can the police check my fuel gauge?
This Friday, the policemen who regulated traffic at a gas station in Arras came to check the gasoline indicators. They have the right? We answer you here.
7:26. At the TotalEnergies warehouse in Mardyck, the strike is bogged down
The general secretary of the CGT at TotalEnergies announced on Friday that the strike movement began ten days ago at several sites, including the Mardyck depot, the main cause of supply tensions in the Hauts-de-France region, it was to last “.