Latest Gasoline retail News

Gas prices show little movement in NJ, across nation

Aug. 8, 2020 9:26 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices have shown little movement over the last week in New Jersey and across the nation but remain far below the levels seen a year ago. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $2.17, down a penny from the week before. Drivers...

FILE - In this photo made on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, the prices for regular gas and diesel are posted at a Speedway station in Zelienople, Pa. The $21 billion sale of Speedway gas stations buys Marathon Petroleum some breathing room as the global pandemic continues to punish the energy sector. Wall Street focused on the sale to 7-Eleven over the weekend, rather than the huge losses the company posted Monday, Aug. 3, 2020 with a lack of demand for fuel leading to refinery shutdowns. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, file)

Sale of Speedway gas stations buys Marathon breathing room

Aug. 3, 2020 1:18 PM EDT

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — The $21 billion sale of Speedway gas stations has bought Marathon Petroleum some breathing room as the global pandemic continues to quash travel and smother demand for gasoline and jet fuel. Wall Street focused on the sale to 7-Eleven over the weekend, rather than the huge losses...

Stable, lower gas prices continue in northern New England

Aug. 3, 2020 10:40 AM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Gas prices have stayed stable in northern New England in the last month, yet they are still lower than they were a year ago because of the coronavirus, an analyst said Monday. The latest GasBuddy.com survey shows Maine gas prices were unchanged in the past week, averaging $2.20 a...

Gas prices dip in NJ, remain stable in country as a whole

Aug. 1, 2020 9:56 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices dipped slightly in New Jersey but remained steady across the nation, although analysts expect more fluctuation for the rest of the summer. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $2.18, a penny less than the week before....

Rhode Island average gas price up a penny

Jul. 27, 2020 3:02 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The average price of a gallon of gasoline in Rhode Island has inched up a penny, AAA Northeast said Monday. Regular gas is now selling for an average of $2.15 per gallon, which is a nickel higher than a month ago, but 58 cents per gallon lower than the in-state price one year ago....

Average US gas price up a penny over 2 weeks to $2.25/gallon

Jul. 26, 2020 1:24 PM EDT

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline inched up less than penny over the past two weeks to $2.25 per gallon. That’s 56 cents below the average pump price from a year ago. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday it's the smallest rise...

FILE- In this Sept. 21, 2017, a Sunoco employee fills gas onto a vehicle at the Cheesequake Rest Area in South Amboy, N.J. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday, July 23, 2020, was unchanged from the previous week at $2.19. Drivers were paying $2.80 a gallon at this time last year. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

Gas prices stabilize in NJ, drop on average across nation

Jul. 25, 2020 12:47 PM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices have stabilized in New Jersey but dropped a bit on average across the nation as a whole amid decreased demand. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was unchanged from last week at $2.19. Drivers were paying $2.80 a gallon...

FILE - In this June 30, 2016 file photo, gas nozzles pump gas into vehicles at a BP gas station in Hoboken, N.J. Gas prices have increased a bit again in New Jersey and around the nation with supply and demand on what analysts call

Gas prices up a bit again in NJ, around nation

Jul. 18, 2020 1:32 PM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices have increased a bit again in New Jersey and around the nation with supply and demand on what analysts call “a roller coaster ride" as consumers react to developments in the coronavirus outbreak. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in...

Average US gas price up 2 cents over 2 weeks to $2.24/gallon

Jul. 12, 2020 12:59 PM EDT

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline increased by 2 cents over the past two weeks, to $2.24 per gallon. That’s 59 cents below the average pump price from a year ago. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the increase comes as...

Gas prices tick up in NJ, around nation after holiday

Jul. 11, 2020 11:08 AM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices ticked up again in New Jersey and around the nation due to a dip in demand and an increase in supply following the holiday weekend. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was up a penny to $2.17. Drivers were paying $2.81 a...