Oil Barrel

Oil rises on improved U.S. economic growth

on
Benchmark U.S. oil rose 28 cents to close at $99.32.
Categories: Crude oil, Gasoline
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro sits in front of a picture of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez as he meets with recently elected opposition mayors at Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)

Venezuela’s president calls for higher gas prices

on
The price of the world’s cheapest gasoline will start to nudge higher for the first time years if Venezuela’s president has his way — and he usually does.
A cab driver refuels at a gas station in the Brooklyn borough of New York. (Craig Warga/Bloomberg)

Gasoline prices to plummet as supply swells

on
U.S. gasoline pump prices are poised to reach their lowest level this year as supply expands to a two-decade seasonal high and winter curbs demand.
(Photo: Fotolia)

Oil gains after Fed decision, drop in supplies

on
Benchmark U.S. crude for January delivery gained 58 cents to $97.80 a barrel.
Categories: Crude oil, Gasoline
(Image: Fotolia)

Crude oil declines as Fed decision looms

on
Benchmark U.S. crude for January delivery slipped 26 cents to $97.22.
Categories: Crude oil, Gasoline
(Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

Shell boosts gasoline sales, despite falling demand

on
Royal Dutch Shell says it has actually boosted its domestic gasoline sales over the last five years, despite plummeting demand for the fuel in the United States.
(Image: Fotolia)

Oil prices down as market awaits Fed meeting

on
Benchmark U.S. crude for January delivery dropped 90 cents to $96.60 a barrel.
Categories: Crude oil, Gasoline
Oil Barrel

Oil prices down as Libya plans to resume output

on
Oil prices were subdued Friday amid the possibility of new supplies from the Middle East after a Libyan militia said oil terminals could reopen.
(StockMonkeys.com/Flickr)

Cars, trucks hit record gas mileage last year

on
The EPA is estimating that the average mileage of 2013 cars will rise another 0.4 mpg to 24.
Categories: Environment, Gasoline
(Image: Fotolia)

Oil falls on huge buildup in gasoline supplies

on
Benchmark oil for January delivery dropped $1.07 to close at $97.44.
Categories: Crude oil, Gasoline