Fuels Analysis

Fuels analysis from industry experts

More than 93% of gas stations selling regular at more than $1.50

WASHINGTON and BOSTON -- Spring has sprung, and so have gas prices. The national retail average price of regular gasoline leapt 6 cents per gallon (CPG) over the past week, marking the biggest weekly increase of this year, according to Washington, D.C.-based AAA. The average at the start of the...

Retail price finally rises on oil price hike

CAMARILLO, Calif. -- The national average price of regular grade gasoline jumped 7.33 cents per gallon in the past two weeks, to $1.8419, according to the most recent Lundberg Survey of approximately 2,500 U.S. gas stations. It is the first rise, apart from an uptick of less than a penny during...

Analysis finds additional revenue, minimal economic pain with tax increase

MUNCIE, Ind. -- Think increasing a state’s gas tax would be an economic negative? Not necessarily—and with gas prices so low, now is the perfect time, according to a recent analysis. Excise gas taxes in states such as Indiana go toward transportation infrastructure improvements and maintenance...

As oil rallies, pump prices rise across most of the country
Retailers take advantage of drop in wholesale prices to blow past national average
Upward pressure on pump price is building
As the retail average drops below milestone, worrying signs arise that demand is not holding up
Poor economics force Midwest refiners to consider their options
And retail margin recovers
API’s Gerard promotes U.S. model of energy