Our Experience Runs Deep

Stillwater Associates is a transportation fuels consulting firm specializing in downstream markets. The downstream business is competitive, and changes happen fast. Our associates leverage decades of experience at major oil corporations to help clients navigate the challenges with the highest level of industry knowledge, market analysis, policy insight, and emerging technology strategies.

From crude oil and gasoline to renewable fuels, we are experts in policy, logistics, refining, and retail marketing. Providing an understanding of how fuels get from the source to the retail station is just the beginning. Through our expertise, our clients receive the competitive advantage they need to succeed.

Latest Insights

95 RON Gasoline and the Political CAFE Ping-Pong Game
January 15, 2020 By Ron Pike In an effort to further reduce hydrocarbon consumption in the U.S., 95 RON (Research Octane Number) gasoline has...
California Gasoline Retail Margin Quick to Rise, Slow to Drop
January 10, 2020 By Kendra Seymour In the course of our work, and due to our own curiosity, Stillwater tracks the California gasoline market....
An Updated Guide to EPA’s Tier 3 Gasoline Sulfur Standards
January 5, 2020 by Mike Leister and E.J. Ledet Effective January 1, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) began requiring all U.S. gasoline...
Sustainable Aviation Fuel – the key to CORSIA compliance
November 21, 2019 By Megan Boutwell Last month we looked at how CORSIA, the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) carbon offsetting and reduction scheme...