California gas prices dipped a half-penny Wednesday, the first drop after a week that saw prices surge a record 50 cents.
A state senator called for a legislative hearing regarding California’s oil refineries after Chevron announced that a unit at its Richmond refinery will remain closed until next year.
Americans continually hear that the president of the United States can do nothing about gas prices. John Hofmeister says that isn’t true. The doubled gas prices could have been avoided but no one in a political position who can do anything about the prices wants to do anything.
Prices at the pump continued to hover around $5 per gallon in Southern California on Tuesday even though wholesale gas prices decreased.
Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein are calling for a federal investigation into whether or not big oil companies are manipulating the high prices at the pump.
Were those record California gas prices the result of collusion?
As Southern California drivers faced another day of record-breaking fuel costs, Governor Jerry Brown ordered state smog regulators to allow refineries to roll out winter-blend gas, previously scheduled to be released after Oct. 31.
Soaring gas prices across the Southland hit a record high on Saturday at $4.66 a gallon in Los Angeles County and just a penny less in Orange County for a gallon of regular unleaded.
Southern Californians may not find relief at the gas pump any time soon, so here are a few tips to conserve fuel.
The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline dipped by less than one penny — about a third of a cent — over the past two weeks.
The Auto Club of Southern California (AAA) says the price of fuel this holiday weekend is a record breaker.
California Sen. Dianne Feinstein is calling for a federal investigation into gasoline price spikes that followed a fire at the Chevron oil refinery in Richmond.
Gas prices have reached record levels in Southern California, but AAA is predicting a three percent uptick in travel over Labor Day weekend.
After 20 days of consecutive increase in average gas prices, Friday morning the streak ended in Los Angeles County when the average remained unchanged.
The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has increased 18 cents over the past two weeks.