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Business, Technology, Fuel

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June 6, 2022
Business, Fuel

More Memorial Day Travel Expected, Despite High Gas Prices

High gas prices are shown in Los Angeles High gas prices are shown at a station in Los Angeles on May 24. (Jae C. Hong/Associated Press)

To drive, or not to drive? This Memorial Day weekend, with surging gas prices that are redefining pain at the pump, that is the question for many Americans as a new COVID-19 surge also spreads across the country.

May 26, 2022
Government, Business, Fuel

Senate Committee Advances Fuel Markets Bill

gas pump Fuel prices at a gas station in New York May 17. (Stephanie Keith/Bloomberg News)

Legislation designed to enhance market transparency and direct the Federal Trade Commission to prevent fraud or manipulation linked to inflating gasoline prices was approved by a Senate panel.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
May 26, 2022
Government, Business, Fuel

Spiking Gas and Food Costs Weigh on Biden Biofuel Plans

A drop of E85 hangs at the end of a pump A drop of E85 hangs at the end of a pump. E85 is a mixture of 85% ethanol and gasoline. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)

Surging gasoline and food costs are weighing on the Biden administration as it prepares to set mandates for the use of renewable fuels.

May 26, 2022
Government, Business, Fuel

Drivers Begin to Balk at Record Gas Prices

Fuel prices at a gas station in Woodbridge, N.J. Fuel prices at a gas station in Woodbridge, N.J., on May 17. (Stephanie Keith/Bloomberg News)

U.S. gasoline demand — which earlier was expected to hold strong this summer despite soaring prices — is starting to show signs of cracks.

Chunzi Xu | Bloomberg News
May 25, 2022
Government, Business, Fuel, TCA

Recession Might Be Only Way Diesel Costs Will Drop

Fuel prices at a station in Maine on May 19 The price of diesel reaches $6.34.9 per gallon at Dysart's Restaurant and Pub, May 19, in Bangor, Maine. (Robert F. Bukaty/Associated Press)

When industry pays more for diesel, it passes along the higher cost to customers and the financial pain ripples through the economy, driving inflation and squeezing everyday consumers. The only way out may be a painful one.

Amanda Drane | Houston Chronicle
May 24, 2022
Government, Business, Fuel

House Passes Fuel Price Gouging Bill

fuel pump Stephanie Keith/Bloomberg News

Legislation that aims to expand federal provisions against price gouging in the marketplace for gasoline and other fuels passed in the U.S. House of Representatives on May 19.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
May 19, 2022
Government, Business, Fuel

Gas Price Records Mount as Travel Nears Pre-COVID Norms

Fuel prices at a gas station in New York May 17 Fuel prices at a gas station in New York May 17. (Stephanie Keith/Bloomberg News)

Gasoline prices in the U.S. have hit fresh peaks for the past 10 days, the longest run of consecutive records just as travel is expected to approach levels seen before the pandemic, according to auto club AAA.

Chunzi Xu | Bloomberg News
May 19, 2022
Business, Fuel

Gas Tops $4 a Gallon in Every State for the First Time

Customer pumps gas A customer pumps gas at a Chevron Corp. gas station in San Francisco, Calif. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News)

Gasoline pump prices have risen above $4 a gallon in all states in the U.S. for the first time ever as the last holdouts — Kansas, Oklahoma and Georgia — saw prices rise overnight, according to auto club AAA.

Chunzi Xu | Bloomberg News
May 17, 2022
Government, Business, Fuel

Region Results Mixed, Leading to 1¢ Diesel Drop Nationwide

Fueling station The price of diesel rose in seven regions and fell in three others. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

The national average price of diesel dipped after a two-week surge, dropping 1 cent to $5.613 a gallon, the Energy Information Administration reported May 16.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 16, 2022

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