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Sun Sets on Oil Refinery During U.K. Gas Panic: Today's Pic

April 03, 2012

An illuminated Grangemouth Oil Refinery emits smoke on March 29, 2012 in Grangemouth, Scotland.   Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

An illuminated Grangemouth Oil Refinery emits smoke on March 29, 2012 in Grangemouth, Scotland. Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

The illuminated Grangemouth Oil Refinery exhales steam and carbon dioxide on March 29 in Grangemouth, Scotland.

U.K. government ministers triggered panic-buying last week by suggesting motorists should store gas in cans at home petrol , after fuel-truck drivers threatened to strike. It contributed to one of the worst weeks that U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron has had since coming to power in May 2010.


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