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Report: Bad gasoline shipped from Exxon’s Baton Rouge terminal

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Exxon Mobil’s Baton Baton Rouge gasoline terminal shipped out tainted fuel that has clogged up car systems, the state’s commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry told The Advocate.
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Cleanup vessels are surrounded by a sheen on the water in the Port of Galveston on Sunday, March 23, 2014, in Galveston, Texas. Dozens of ships are in evolved in clean-up efforts to remove oil that spilled into Galveston Bay after a ship and barge collided near the Texas City dike on Saturday afternoon. ( Smiley N. Pool / Houston Chronicle )

How the Galveston Bay oil spill affected gasoline prices

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Nationally, unleaded gasoline sold for an average of just over $3.53 per gallon Tuesday, according to AAA, up less than a penny from the day before the spill.
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Top 10 states with highest and lowest gasoline prices

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In Texas is getting to pricey for you, there are only nine other states that offer a better deal for drivers. Here’s your guide to the states that offer the highest and lowest prices for a gallon of regular gasoline.
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Prosecutors ask $197M fine for CITGO in 2006 spill

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LAKE CHARLES, La. — The Justice Department wants a federal judge to fine Citgo Petroleum Corp. at least $197 million in a Clean Water Act enforcement lawsuit filed in a 2006 oil spill at the company’s Lake Charles refinery. The Advocate reports the Justice Department argued in court filings this month that the legal maximum […]
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California may cut gasoline demand 9 percent by 2020

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California may cut gasoline demand by at least 9 percent through 2020 as consumers switch to greener cars and state and federal policies boost efficiency.
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Average pump price passes $3.50 for first time in 6 months

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The national average price for a gallon of regular gasoline passed $3.50 for the first time since Sept. 18, jumping 23 cents over the last 34 days, according to AAA.
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Oil drops to below $98 on China economy

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China’s drop in exports in February fueled worries of a further slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy.
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Oil rises on solid gain in U.S. hiring

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But crude ended the week with a loss of 1 cent.

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Oil up slightly; natural gas jumps

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Natural gas gained 14 cents to $4.66 per 1,000 cubic feet.
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Oil down as Ukraine fears ease, U.S. supplies rise

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U.S. crude for April delivery dropped $1.88 to close at $101.45 a barrel.