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States gas usage

50-cents-per-gallon difference between the highest and lowest state gasoline taxes and fees

WASHINGTON -- Gas taxes are on the rise in 2017. The average of taxes and fees levied on gasoline by states and the District of Columbia was 27.9 cents per gallon (CPG) as of July 1, 2017, a 4.5% increase from the year prior, according to an analysis by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (...


How gasoline prices, consumption and vehicle costs add up

CHICAGO -- Fuel is taking an increasingly smaller bite out of consumers’ pocketbooks, according to two recent reports. 2017 outlook The average U.S. household expenditure on gasoline is projected to total $1,977 in 2017, according to the September 2017 Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) from the U.S...

Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon

The third annual “Pink Out” promotion for Minnoco is underway.

Brought to you by Growth Energy. The third annual “Pink Out” promotion for Minnoco is underway. The retail chain, which is affiliated with independent retail members in the Minnesota Service Station & Convenience Store Association (MSSA), is decked out in pink and ready to make a difference...

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Electric car

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Hurricane Maria Puerto Rico

U.S. territory and its fuel retailers and consumers deal with aftermath of Hurricane Maria

Gas prices
National retail average declines as refinery capacity rate grows .