Fuels Analysis

Fuels analysis from industry experts

Retail price bottom at $2.10 is near or here

CAMARILLO, Calif. -- The weighted average retail price of regular-grade gasoline shed another 3.59 cents in the past two weeks and sits at $2.1024 per gallon. This is the lowest since late January 2015, according to the most recent Lundberg Survey of approximately 2,500 U.S. gas stations. The drop...

New standards not expected to require introduction of E15 gasoline, says PMAA

WASHINGTON -- Fuel industry groups had mixed reactions to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announcement on Nov. 30 of the final volume requirements under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program for 2014, 2015 and 2016. Fuel suppliers will be required to blend 16.93 billion gallons...

Seventh consecutive year of growth

ORLANDO, Fla. -- AAA Travel forecasts 46.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the 2015 Thanksgiving holiday, a 0.6% increase over the 46.6 million people who traveled last year and the most since 2007. With 300,000 additional holiday travelers, this marks the seventh...

Another nail in the coffin for liquid fossil fuels
Demand for oil during the winter will be weak until after Valentine's Day.
National average could fall below $2 per gallon before year end for first time since 2009
Downstream faring better than it did during full calendar year 2014
New opportunities to capitalize on the growth of native
Biggest declines in Midwest, says GasBuddy
Largest surge in optimism tempered by reservations about further declines