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Petrol Prices At U.K. Gas Stations As Price Of Oil Continues To Fall

Cheap gasoline is helping some states rake in more tax revenue

Low oil prices could help shore up some states’ coffers, since increased driving brought on by cheap fuel will also result in more gas tax revenue.
Petrol Prices At U.K. Gas Stations As Price Of Oil Continues To Fall

Lower price at the pump doesn’t mean much more driving, report says

But the relationship between prices and number of drivers used to be closer.
(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, file)

AAA: Gas prices flat or down slightly this Memorial Day

An estimated 36.1 million Americans will travel at least 50 miles this holiday weekend, the highest total since the recession, AAA forecasts.
The C-MAX Solar Energi Concept car is displayed at the January 2014 International CES gadget show. Ford's solar-powered vehicle offers the same performance as a plug-in hybrid. (AP Photo/Ford)

Alternative energy powered cars on a roll at gadget show (photos)

While autonomous driving is a major theme at the International CES gadget show, cars that use futuristic sources of energy are potentially much closer on the horizon.
Almost 40 million Americans will drive more than 50 miles for 2013 Thanksgiving dinner, and their blessings will include lower-priced gasoline. (Photo: Flickr)

Even if you have a gas-gobbler, you’ll pay less this year

Motorists who shop around will be able to find gasoline for under $3 a gallon next week in most of the country.
Image from Crossroads GPS television advertisement linking President Barack Obama's energy policies with high gasoline prices.

When is the price of gasoline too high?

Drivers appear to be altering their idea of “too high” when it comes to gasoline prices after years of seeing steady hikes at the pump.
Categories: Gasoline
A gas station attendant pumps gas, in Portland, Ore.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

7.3% of your paycheck goes in the tank

Texas drivers spent 7.3 percent of their income on gasoline in 2011, making them among the most vulnerable motorists nationwide to climbing fuel prices, according to a report issued Monday.
(AP file photo/Mike Derer)

Gas prices move higher

After four weeks of decline, gasoline prices changed course this week rising 4 cents to $3.18 per gallon in Houston, according to AAA Texas.
Categories: Crude oil, General
(Photo: Drew from Zhrodague/Flickr)

ND grant to coax motorists to use more ethanol

A state Commerce Department official says many North Dakotans who drive so-called “flex-fuel” vehicles don’t even know it.