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NPRA data supports need for increases

WASHINGTON -- The National Petrochemical & Refiners Association (NPRA) has published its annual U.S. Refining & Storage Capacity Report. The report contains data supplied by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) on the crude oil capacity of U.S. petroleum refiners as of Jan. 1, 2005. As of...

Fla. AG, Ag Commissioner investigating alleged hurricane-related gas price gouging

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida Attorney General Charlie Crist said yesterday that his office has issued subpoenas to two companies to determine why gasoline prices charged to gas stations increased as much as 30 cents per gallon as Hurricane Dennis approached the Florida coastline. Tate Oil Co. Inc...

Gas prices jump nearly a dime in two weeks, Lundberg says

CAMARILLO, Calif. -- Retail gasoline prices broke the all-time record level again, with the July 8 U.S. average self-service regular price hitting $2.3068, nearly 2 cents above the prior all time record three months ago April 8, and a rise of 9.59 cents in the two weeks since June 24, according to...

Details on Lukoil's U.S. marketing strategy.
Hurricane Dennis brings gas price gouging allegations
Editorial sparks rebuttal from association over below-cost pricing laws
GAO says blends raising prices; recommends EPA study ways to balance costs, benefits
More data sought about impact on state economy
22nd state to ban gas additive
Lukoil displacing Mobil in Philly area