California Attorney General Sues To Block Valero Refinery DealCalifornia's attorney general is suing to block a petroleum company's attempt to gain more control over oil, fearing it could further drive up gasoline prices.
California Drivers May See Lower Gas Prices With SoCal Refinery Back On LineCalifornians pay more for gas than the rest of the country, but they may get some relief now that a Southern California refinery is back up and running.
Massachusetts Gas Prices Increase For 8th Straight WeekMassachusetts gasoline prices have jumped 4 cents in the past week to an average of $2.12 for a gallon of self-serve regular.
California Gas Prices May Jump With New Emissions LawStarting next year, a new law will force fuel distributors into the same cap-and-trade marketplace as utilities and major manufacturers. The oil industry says it will lead to price increases.
Gov. Brown Authorizes Emergency Use Of Winter-Blend Gas To Boost SupplyGov. Jerry Brown authorized the state Air Resources Board to allow refineries to switch to winter-blend gasoline in an emergency effort to increase fuel production and reduce soaring gas prices.
Cleaner Gasoline Means Higher Prices in CaliforniaCalifornians routinely pay some of the highest gas prices in the nation, and the current cost of a gallon at the pump is no exception. But, drivers who think they're being unfairly exploited by the oil companies should think again - says one UC Berkeley economist, who points to many other reasons why the cost of fuel is so high.