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Mike Dougherty
June 26, 2019 - 8:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Gas prices are likely to go up a little because of the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery closure. Several factors could have an impact on prices at the pump. Jana Tidwell with AAA Mid-Atlantic said they are looking at who steps up to backfill the production, how...
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A Colgate Energy LLC oil drilling rig stands in Reeves County, Texas, in this August 2018 photo.
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March 27, 2019 - 10:02 pm
By Curt Devine, Scott Bronstein and Drew Griffin, CNN (CNN) -- The recent government shutdown cost the US economy billions of dollars, but one industry largely dodged its worst effects -- the industry previously represented by the Interior Department's acting secretary David Bernhardt. In contrast...
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David Madden
March 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Opponents of a natural gas pipeline through the South Jersey Pinelands are suggesting the idea might be dead, now that operators of a coal burning power plant are backing out of plans to convert to gas. But the gas company that wants the line appears to still be...
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February 24, 2019 - 8:45 pm
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline is up 10 cents a gallon (3.8 liters) over the past two weeks, to $2.44. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday that the jump follows a rise in crude oil costs. Lundberg says the price at the pump...
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Pipeline Generic
Kim Glovas
February 01, 2019 - 5:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Temporary easements put into place by Sunoco when it started the Mariner East pipeline project a few years ago may be expiring. A lawsuit was filed today in Chester County by a developer who wants Sunoco off its property. State Sen. Andy Dinniman says attorneys for...
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Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
September 30, 2018 - 10:14 pm
MERCHANTVILLE, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) - If you get your gas in the Garden State, you're going to have shell out a little extra cash beginning Monday. That's when a 4.3 cent hike in the state's gas tax takes effect, which will make New Jersey the fifth highest gas tax in the country. "We were just...
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September 14, 2018 - 9:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - - The natural gas pipeline in the United States is vast, sprawling across 2.5 million miles in a complex pressurized system that delivers a quarter of the energy consumed nationwide, according to the American Gas Association. Many of the pipes are old, and utilities...
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July 02, 2018 - 4:34 pm
DOVER, Del. (AP) — What if motorists paid taxes based on the miles they drive in each state, instead of the gasoline they burn? The concept is being tested with GPS devices recording distance and location up and down the Interstate 95 corridor. The News Journal reports that more than 100 Delaware...
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May 06, 2018 - 7:19 pm
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of regular-grade gasoline in the U.S. rose 7 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.90, the 10th week straight of increases. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the jump marks the highest average price since...
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Gas prices in the Philadelphia area
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Mike DeNardo
April 26, 2018 - 2:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The price of gasoline in the Philadelphia area is spiking. Average gas prices have crossed a threshold not seen since the end of 2014, says Patrick DeHaan, the head of petroleum analysis for GasBuddy. "Gas prices today across the Philadelphia metro area have crossed...
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