Gasoline

Utility seeks higher natural gas price for Montana customers

A utility company is asking Montana regulators to allow it to increase prices for natural gas for more than 84,000 customers in the …

Business

Gas price gouging continues long after the storm

The gasoline-price gouging continues.<p>Right before Hurricane Harvey disrupted oil refineries in Texas, the average price of gasoline in the US was …

Business

Tesla Is Sleeping At The Wheel

Oil and gasoline prices are rising, and Tesla is not yet prepared to meet the increasing demand for its products.<p>This article walks readers through …

Business

Average US Gas Price Drops 7 Cents As Refineries Bounce Back

<b>CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) —</b> The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline fell 7 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.62.Industry …

Hurricane Harvey

Will Michigan eventually see $2 gas as prices plummet?

Michigan – again – topped the decline in state-average gas prices from a week ago, according to figures released today by GasBuddy.<p>Prices fell, on …

Oil

Report calling for end of gas price regulation flawed, says economist

'It's an incredibly low-quality piece of work,' says University of New Brunswick economics professor Rod Hill<p>A Nova Scotia-based think-tank says gas …

Canada

Canadian Inflation Accelerates to 1.4% on Gasoline

Canadian consumer prices continued to show some signs of pick up last month, Statistics Canada said Friday in a report that could bolster policy …

Economy

Canadian inflation hits 1.4% in August on higher gas prices

Canada's annual inflation rate picked up in August, bringing it somewhat closer to the central bank's target as gasoline prices and shelter costs rose, data from Statistics Canada showed on Friday.<p>The annual inflation rate rose to 1.4 per cent last month from 1.2 per cent in July, slightly short of …

Business

Meet Canada's gas price gurus

Dan McTeague is relieved to be talking about something other than hurricanes for a change. McTeague, a gas price analyst at GasBuddy, and his …

Business (Canada)

Inflation heats up to 1.4% in August

Transportation costs including gasoline and airplane tickets got more expensive during the month<p>Canada's inflation rate increased by two ticks to 1.4 …

Economy

Texas, US gasoline prices decline amid hurricane recovery

Retail gasoline prices in Texas and across the country declined this week as recovery continues from hurricanes Harvey and Irma.<p>AAA Texas on Thursday …

Business

Saudis Said to Weigh Raising Gasoline Prices by End of November

Saudi Arabia is considering a plan to raise domestic prices for gasoline and jet fuel in November at the latest, as the world’s biggest oil exporter …

Cost of Living

Gas prices hit a three-year high in Florida

Two weeks after Hurricane Irma spiked demand for gasoline in Florida, gas prices have hit a three-year high in Florida, according to AAA.<p>The average …

Florida

Natural Gas Price Rallies As Storage Outlook Revised Lower

Production remains robust, but consumption was revised higher.<p>The net effect on storage is still bullish (so far).<p>However, official end-of-season …

Business

Schumer asks feds to watch pump price spikes after storms

With average gasoline prices in New York up 33 cents, Sen. Charles Schumer is asking federal regulators to be on guard for price gouging at the …

Business

Why are gas prices up and oil prices down?

<b>Dear John: Can you explain the gasoline greed? Gas prices spiked when oil dropped by almost 5 percent. As consumers, we are at the mercy of corporate</b> …

Business

Schumer Calls On Feds To Prevent Gas Price Gouging After Hurricanes

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) called on the federal government to institute a gouge watch Sunday, …

Oil

Ukraine PM says gas price review wanted by IMF is underway

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine's prime minister, Volodymyr Groysman, said on Saturday the government was reviewing the way it sets domestic gas bills to …

Commodities

There Were Several Surprises Yesterday

<b>There were several surprises today.</b> They began in Asia Pacific with strong Australian jobs data and disappointing Chinese data. But Australian …

Economy

U.S. Consumer Prices Rose 0.4% in August

WASHINGTON—U.S. consumer prices rebounded in August, a sign of economic vigor that could nudge the Federal Reserve closer to raising a key interest rate.<p>The consumer-price index, which measures what Americans pay for everything from medicine to cars, grew 0.4% from a month earlier, the biggest jump …

Economy

U.S. Inflation's Cold Streak Seen Ending — For Real This Time

After five months of misses on U.S. inflation, economists say this time is different.<p>A report Thursday is due to show that consumer prices excluding …

Economy

Surging gasoline prices lift US producer inflation in August

U.S. producer prices rebounded in August, driven by a surge in the cost of gasoline, and there were also signs of a pickup in underlying producer inflation.<p>The Labor Department said its producer price index for final demand increased 0.2 percent last month after slipping 0.1 percent in July. In the …

Business

China mulls ban on gasoline and diesel cars

China is gearing up to ban the sale of combustion-engine vehicles in a move that would have a huge impact on the global auto industry. Government …

World News

The recent gas price surge isn't as simple as it seems

As gas stations raise prices in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, there have been numerous accusations of price gouging.<p>Especially on social media, some are quick to conclude price gouging if they see gasoline prices go up by 10 or 20 cents per gallon over the course of a couple of days.<p>At the same …

Cost of Living

China studying gasoline car ban

<i>Beijing</i> — Chinese state media say a Cabinet minister has announced Beijing is developing a timetable to end sales of traditional fuel cars.<p>The …

China

EDITORIAL: Pump prices should drop

It’s been a crash course in the law of supply and demand at the gas pumps for Nova Scotia motorists lately.<p>Due to hurricane Harvey, Texas and …

Oil

Natural Gas Price Fundamental Daily Forecast – Hurricane Irma Hit on Florida Will Drive Down Demand

Natural gas futures rebounded on Wednesday to close higher as investors squared positions ahead of Thursday’s U.S. Energy Information …

Hurricane Irma

‘Gasoline prices soaring in Pyongyang’: report

The price of automobile fuel in Pyongyang has reportedly soared in recent weeks, possibly due to developments related to

North Korea

Gas prices from Harvey fallout should slowly drop

Fair is fair. It’s time for a big drop in gasoline prices.<p>The cost of fuel soared nearly overnight in the past two weeks because Hurricane Harvey hit …

Business

Gas prices keep rising after Harvey

Prices at the gas pump climbed to new highs Wednesday, as the effects of Hurricane Harvey continued to weigh on fuel supplies.<p>Massive flooding from Harvey forced critical Gulf Coast refineries and the nation’s largest gasoline pipeline to temporarily shut down. In response, gasoline prices across …

Oil