Energy Economy

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The City With the Highest Priced Gas in America

The average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in the United States is $3.43, down from $3.56 a year ago. But elements ranging from refinery locations to local taxes ...
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Slower Natural Gas Inventory Growth Gives Prices a Boost

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 75 billion cubic feet for the week ending August 22. That compared with an ...
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10 Cities With the Highest Gas Prices

While the price of gasoline nationwide hovers around $3.43, in 10 major cities the figure is above $3.85. Five of the cities are clustered in California, according to GasBuddy, which ...
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10 States With the Lowest Gas Prices

As the price of a gallon of regular gasoline nationwide hovers around $3.43, there are 10 states that have prices below $3.25. Most have large refineries in or near them. ...
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4-Year Low on Tap for Labor Day Gas Prices

The average pump price of a gallon of gas is expected to reach $3.41 by the Labor Day weekend, down more than a penny from Wednesday’s price and down more ...
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Price Reaction Muted on Crude Oil Inventory Decline

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 2.1 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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Labor Day Travel to Rise as Gasoline Prices Plunge

A gallon of gasoline costs less today than at any time since last February, and the price is expected to continue dropping as U.S. motorists head into the Labor Day ...
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Crude Oil Inventory Drops Sharply, Driving Prices Higher

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 4.5 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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Natural Gas Inventory Growth Slows

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 78 billion cubic feet for the week ending August 8, compared with an expected ...
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Crude Oil Inventory Continues to Drop, Prices Drop Too

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 1.4 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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8 States Where Gas Costs Less than $3.25 a Gallon

Gasoline prices in the United States fell an average of $0.17 a gallon from July 1 to July 31. Since then, the average price has fallen nearly another $0.05 per ...
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IEA Chops Oil Demand Growth Estimate

The International Energy Agency (IEA) in its July release projected 2014 oil demand growth of 1.2 million barrels a day. It also projected at the time that demand would rise ...
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Gas Prices Drop Below $4 in Continental US

Gas prices have fallen so quickly that the average price for a gallon of regular is below $4 in every one of the Continental United States. This figure was barely ...
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Natural Gas Inventory Slows Price Increases

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 82 billion cubic feet for the feet for the week ending August 1. That ...
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Falling Gasoline Prices May Not Be Stopped by Inventory Declines

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 1.8 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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