| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:20 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's a dilemma for drivers: Do they choose a gasoline that's cheaper and cleaner even if, as opponents say, it could damage older cars and motorcycles?
That's the peril and promise of a high-ethanol blend of gasoline known as...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:10 PM
Gasoline prices were up slightly on Monday from last week in Hagerstown, despite a drop in the national average price, according to the AAA Daily Fuel Gauge report online at http://fuelgaugereport.aaa.com.
The local average of regular grade gas rose from...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:44 AM
People who drive electric cars pay the equivalent of $1.51 per gallon of gas in fueling expense in California but only 83 cents in North Dakota, according to new federal government figures.
The Energy Department data show the wide variability between...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 5:20 AM
There's a difference between data and information. Information has context and relevance. It's the building block of knowledge. Data can be trivial: meaningless facts. How many rivets are there in the Eiffel Tower? I don't know, and I don't care unless...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 5:11 AM
PETOSKEY -- A classic situation of tight supply and strong demand appears to be driving the recent gasoline price climb in the Great Lakes region, a fuel price analyst said Wednesday.
Last weekend, the price for regular unleaded fuel at many Petoskey...
| May 31, 2013
| 7:49 AM
DETROIT (AP) — Auto companies are hoping lower lease prices can put a charge into sluggish electric car sales.
Honda announced Thursday that it's slashing the monthly lease cost of its tiny Fit EV by one third, following similar moves by other...
| May 30, 2013
Gasoline prices are only slightly below levels set in 2011 and 2012, according to Energy Department statistics. But even a relatively small decline is enough to dent the used car auction prices of hybrid vehicles and the retained value of electric...
| May 26, 2013
| 4:19 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan utility regulators say gasoline consumption is expected to decline slightly this summer compared with previous years.
The Michigan Public Service Commission's recently released summer energy appraisal forecasts...
| May 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Tesoro Corp. won federal and state clearance for its purchase of BP's Carson refinery, Arco stations and other assets for $2.4 billion, an acquisition that would further concentrate the state's fuel-making capacity into only two players — Tesoro and...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Summer is coming. The long Memorial Day weekend is just two weeks away and, of course, average gasoline prices in California are back up above $4 a gallon.
On Friday, the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in California was $4.062, up 7.6...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:59 AM
Gas prices in Anchorage are climbing again.
According to GasBuddy.com, a website that tracks gasoline prices, average retail gas prices in Anchorage have risen 10.0 cents per gallon in the past week.
According to the website, gas prices arounds this...