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U.S. EPA Lists Nation’s Top Renewables Users

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released on Wednesday its list of the top 100 organizations in the county that “are choosing to use electricity from clean, renewable sources like ...
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Refinery Activity Could Thwart Rising Gas Prices

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 3.5 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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Gas Prices Continue to Surge, Reach $4 in Some Cities

Update:  The carefully followed Lundberg Survey announced Monday that the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline reached a 13 month high of $3.5918. That number is up 8.5 ...
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Natural Gas Inventories Support Bullish Sentiments

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 24 billion cubic feet for the week ending April 11. That compared with an ...
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Sharp Rise in Crude Oil Inventories Unlikely to Lower Gasoline Prices

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 10 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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Gas Prices Rise Again, Move Closer to $4

In what has become almost a daily pattern, gasoline prices have risen again, reaching $3.653 as the average price for a gallon of regular nationwide. The comparable price for premium ...
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Natural Gas Build Only a Fraction of Needed Recovery

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 4 billion cubic feet for the week ending April 4, compared with an expected ...
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Why Gasoline Prices Have to Beware Shrinking Inventories

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 4 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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EIA Predicts Gasoline Price Hike to Continue

The most recent forecast from the U.S. Energy Information Administration calls for the average price of a gallon of gasoline to rise to a peak of $3.66 in May before ...
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Gas Prices Surge to Eight-Month High

Several major surveys of gasoline prices show that the average price of a gallon of regular has reached an eight-month high. Depending on the source, that price is about $3.60. ...
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Gas Prices Race Toward $4 in Parts of U.S.

California has taken the largest hit in the sharp increase in gasoline prices. The average price of a gallon of regular in the nation’s largest state recently rose above $4. ...
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Why Amazon Is Tech’s Biggest Polluter

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is taking a few lumps today in a new report from Greenpeace that claims that the some firms, including Amazon Web Services (AWS) base their electrical ...
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Why Americans Don’t Care About Gas Prices

Gasoline prices have risen steadily for almost two months, but so far at least, Americans do not seem to care. According to AAA, just over half of all Americans -- ...
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Will Natural Gas Prices Ignore Supply Data?

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 74 billion cubic feet for the week ending March 28. That compared with an ...
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Gas Prices Jump Above $4 Across California

California recently has taken the largest hit in the sharp increase in gasoline prices. The average price of a gallon of regular in the nation's largest state sits at $3.99. ...
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