Gasbuddy.com http://wxpr.org en Gas Prices Rise Though Supply Is Ample http://wxpr.org/post/gas-prices-rise-though-supply-ample <p></p><p>The recent spike in gas prices is not only because prices rise for summer travel but because of the turbulent situation in the key oil-producing nation of Iraq.<br />That's the assessment of a senior petroleum analyst for the website...gas buddy dot com Greg Laskoski...<br /><br /><em>"....we're at $3.74 right now, a week ago they were at $3.72. A month ago it was $3.59. So there's no doubt we're seeing increases. This is all across the Great Lakes region and certainly across the rest of the country as well...."</em></p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:33:47 +0000 Ken Krall 19905 at http://wxpr.org Gas Prices Rise Though Supply Is Ample Northwoods Gas Prices Among Highest in Midwest http://wxpr.org/post/northwoods-gas-prices-among-highest-midwest <p>Corn is likely one &nbsp;reason why gas prices have inched up lately, but there is another reason.</p><p>A petroleum analyst for the website gas buddy dot com says gas refiners are still in the process of shifting over to summer blend gasoline &nbsp;so states&nbsp;can meet federal air quality rules.</p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:11:41 +0000 Ken Krall 16652 at http://wxpr.org Northwoods Gas Prices Among Highest in Midwest Best Day Of The Week To Buy Gas? You're Probably Wrong http://wxpr.org/post/best-day-week-buy-gas-youre-probably-wrong <p>What day of the week do you think has the highest prices? What day has the lowest?</p><p>The website gasbuddy.com took four years of data and guess what part of the week has the lowest prices....</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p><blockquote><p><i><u>".....we tend to find Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday were the best four days over the last four years with the exact day switching from year-to-year...."</u></i></p></blockquote><p> </p><p>That's Senior Petroleum Analyst Patrick DeHaan. He says Tuesday and Wednesday appear to be the days where prices rise.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 21:25:37 +0000 Ken Krall 13679 at http://wxpr.org Best Day Of The Week To Buy Gas? You're Probably Wrong Analyst: Gas Prices To Remain Stable In 2014 http://wxpr.org/post/analyst-gas-prices-remain-stable-2014 <p>Just before Christmas, gas prices took a jump after falling to about $3.11. &nbsp;</p><p>Patrick DeHaan, a petroleum analyst for the website Gas Buddy.com told Ken Krall this likely is a short-term rise.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">DeHaan says another factor in rising gas prices, tension in the </span>oil-producting<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Middle East, is beginning to lessen. He says that factor also is stabilizing prices.</span></p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Ken Krall 12469 at http://wxpr.org Analyst: Gas Prices To Remain Stable In 2014 Gas Prices Likely Stable For the Holidays, Rise In 2014 http://wxpr.org/post/gas-prices-likely-stable-holidays-rise-2014 <p>Holiday gas prices are expected to be stable but longer term they are likely to rise again, according to a petroleum analyst for the website gas buddy dot com</p><p>Prices have been declining since summer, with some stations in Milwaukee below $3.00 a gallon.</p><p>Patrick DeHaan says as the weather gets colder people don't drive as much...</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:04:00 +0000 Ken Krall 10999 at http://wxpr.org Gas Prices Likely Stable For the Holidays, Rise In 2014 Gas Prices Spike In Northwoods http://wxpr.org/post/gas-prices-spike-northwoods <p>Gas prices had dropped to $3.31 per gallon this week, then Wednesday the price rapidly spiked to $3.49 per gallon in Rhinelander and Eagle River, $3.39 in Minocqua, but held at $3.30 in Antigo, according to the website gasbuddy. com</p><p>Gasbuddy.com &nbsp;Senior Petroleum Analyst Gregg Laskoski says wholesale prices are to blame for the spike after a long downward trend...</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:49:46 +0000 Ken Krall 9432 at http://wxpr.org Gas Prices Spike In Northwoods