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Falling oil prices will mean lower airfare

...things should start changing next year. That's when airlines' fuel costs will start reflecting the recent plunge in energy markets, says IATA's chief economist, Brian Pearce."It's going to be six months or so before airlines are seeing lower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-10/falling-oil-prices-will-me
To ease price swings, US may limit energy trading

WASHINGTON - Critics say federal regulators have long let speculation in energy markets inflict financial pain: triggering wild price swings, hurting gasoline wholesalers, damaging airlines and squeezing consumers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/28/liv_542261.shtml
Life & style
Against the flow

...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 this project any further?The answer is found in the inner core of a partisan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-27/against-flow
Another clog in the pipeline

...regions such as the Middle East and Venezuela.Blocking the pipeline also could send the wrong message to domestic energy markets, disrupting a nascent energy revival that has managed to occur despite the chokehold from one of the most anti-business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-27/another-clog-pipeline
JPMorgan posts rare loss because of rising legal costs

...financial crisis. Federal energy regulators, meanwhile, are investigating some of the company's bidding practices in energy markets.The bank is also said to be discussing an $11 billion national settlement with the Department of Justice over mortgage-backed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-11/jpmorgan-posts-rare-loss-b
Energy markets remain jittery

Crude oil prices fell in jittery trading Wednesday even after the U.S. government said it would loan oil to refiners struggling in the wake of Hurricane Katrina to keep production of gasoline and other fuels steady. But wholesale and retail gasoline prices leaped higher nationwide.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/01/hur_460.shtml
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Oil market eyes Saudi Arabia

...uprising has largely shut down production. The Saudis are clamping down on smaller protests at home.That unnerves energy markets because Saudi Arabia's ability to ramp up production, known as spare capacity, serves a cushion, both real and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-03-08/oil-market-eyes-saudi-arab
Business
Natural gas markets undergo turbulent transition

...exploration in this country" by the world's largest petroleum companies, said Rhone Resch, vice president of energy markets at the Natural Gas Supply Association, a Washington-based trade group. "That results in fewer new fields that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/15/bus_391695.shtml
Business
Oil prices fall by nearly $1 a barrel

...31 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. With only a thin margin of spare output capacity worldwide, energy markets have been jittery all summer due to the possibility of output disruptions in Iraq, Russia and Venezuela. But with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/08/bus_427859.shtml
Business
Energy watchdog sees risk of tighter oil supplies and higher prices

...ebb in the Northern Hemisphere, the agency said in its monthly oil market report. These constraints suggest that energy markets face an unusually volatile transition as they shift their focus to gasoline before the peak summer driving season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/12/bus_408478.shtml
Business