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Gas prices fall in Georgia and South Carolina

...said refinery inventories expanded to a four-month high in July as the U.S. produced 3.1 million more barrels of crude oil per day than it did in 2011, which contributed to that surplus.Winter blend gas is also cheaper than summer formulas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/gas-prices-fall-georgia-an
Railroad industry fights to shape safety rules

...cars are needed because the kind of crude oil being produced in the oil boom Bakken...in the U.S. and Canada in which crude oil has spilled from ruptured tank cars...different from other light, sweet crude oils and doesn't need special containers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-13/influence-game-shaping-rai
Ideological purity or a stronger economy? Partisanship hurting progress

...pipeline. Those against the pipeline say the tar sands' crude oil will increase pollution and global warming because more...to an ocean port near Vancouver.In the interim, the crude oil will be hauled by trains. But the increased use of trains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-06-01/ideological-puri
High gas prices in metro Augusta leads to more cyclists

...demand in the springtime. In addition, the ongoing conflict between Russia and the Ukraine has resulted in elevated crude oil prices."Drivers can't seem to catch a break with gas prices rising nearly every day since February," said Avery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-05-01/high-gas-pr
Against the flow

...created by Keystone's construction will benefit the U.S. economy. There is no question the 830,000 barrels of crude oil it will bring to Gulf Coast refineries will stabilize domestic energy markets and benefit consumers.Why, then, delay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-27/against-flow
AP survey: China's lending bubble could threaten US and global economies if not defused

...views that emerged from the AP survey:? The United States would benefit from lifting a government ban on exporting crude oil and promoting more natural gas exports. Oil and gas drilling has boomed in recent years in North Dakota, Pennsylvania...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-28/ap-survey-chinas-lending-b
Stock slump forces market sell-off to continue

...trading, the yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.70 percent from 2.72 percent late Friday. The price of crude oil fell 70 cents, or 0.7 percent, to $100.44 a barrel. Gold fell $5.20, or 0.4 percent, to $1,298.30...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-07/stock-slump-forces-market-
Higher gasoline prices are on the way, but the spring surge may be tamer than in recent years

...going to get that pop relatively soon."The price of crude oil has risen 8 percent over the past month, to $100 per...percent lower than last year at this time, even though crude oil prices are about the same, in part because gasoline supplies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-14/higher-gasoline-prices-are
Delta 4Q profit rises after traffic, fare gains

...its Trainer refinery near Philadelphia lost $46 million for the quarter because of tighter margins between the cost of crude oil and the market price for refined products like gasoline and diesel fuel. Delta said the same pricing issues helped reduce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-21/delta-4q-profit-rises-afte
Gas prices move higher after government reopens

...decreased demand because of the end of the summer driving season, refineries' switch to cheaper winter fuel blends and lower crude oil prices.The federal government shutdown also pressured prices downward, as furloughed workers weren't commuting to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-21/gas-prices-move-higher-after-