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Consumer Group Accuses Oil Refineries Of Manipulating Gas Prices Higher, Urges Investigation

A consumer group is calling on the state attorney general to investigate what it calls a gouging of customers at the gas pump.

06/30/2015

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Consumer Watchdog: Oil Companies Keep CA Gas Prices High By Sending Gas Offshore To Keep Supply Low

Consumer Watchdog says by keeping supplies artificially low, refiners keep prices high and are making a killing.

06/11/2015

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Sharp Spike In Gas Prices In Bay Area, Statewide

Gas prices in California are currently averaging $3.73 per gallon, an increase of 63 cents since April 14, according to AAA.

05/12/2015

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$9 A Gallon Gas In Concord?

Consider it a late April’s Fools joke. Some pranksters are likely responsible for the ghastly $9 a gallon gas prices spotted at a Chevron in Concord Tuesday.

04/28/2015

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Supreme Court Rules Customers Can Sue Electricity Companies For Price-Fixing During CA Energy Crisis

The Supreme Court says a group of energy companies can be sued under state antitrust laws for illegally manipulating natural gas prices more than a decade ago during California’s energy crisis.

04/21/2015

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Cheap Gas Likely To Last Next 20 Years As Global Oil Prices Continue Plummeting

California continues to have the highest prices among all 50 states with $3.20 per gallon — $ .80 above the national average — but it’s starting to come back down thanks to a drop in the price of crude oil globally.

03/30/2015

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Surging Bay Area Gas Prices Approaching $3 Mark Again

Our break from high gas prices may be coming to an end.

02/23/2015

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Falling Gas Tax Revenue Has California Lawmakers Considering Mileage Tax Plan

Falling gas prices have been a welcome relief for Bay Area drivers, but they pose a serious problem for state coffers.

01/25/2015

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Average Bay Area Gas Price Now $2.61 A Gallon, Down 38 Cents Since December

The average price for a gallon of gasoline in California has dropped to $2.58, down by 39 cents since a month ago, according to the American Automobile Association’s Northern California chapter.

01/13/2015

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A Few Predictions For 2015

We asked a few of our KPIX and KCBS reporters for some predictions for 2015, and here’s what they said:

12/24/2014

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