Gus Pump Ban Planned For California
America and the world are experiencing hotter days. As such, White House officials want to reduce the carbon footprint of America. The Environmental Protection Authority estimates transportation accounts for 27% of US total emissions. It is a tremendous single greenhouse gas emissions contributor. Thus, President Biden wants half of all cars in the country to be electric by 2030. (source)
Cheapest Gas Stations Today, July 25, 2022
Gas prices reached unprecedented highs in June. But have fallen in July. The prices are still higher than they were last year. But drivers are experiencing the relief of lower prices.
Gas prices continue to rise in Georgia
For the time since 2008, motorists are seeing gas prices surge across the country. Tom Kloza, global head of energy analysis for the OPIS, which tracks gas prices for AAA states the national average is expected to hit $5 a gallon within the next two weeks. He said, "I think we reach $5 somewhere between this weekend and Juneteenth/Father's Day weekend." Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, and Washington, D.C. are among the states already at $5 per gallon. Kloza goes on to say, "Anything goes from June 20 to Labor Day," and "We could certainly see the national average approach $6."
Eat Big to do Big Things
[Listen to an audio version of this blog here. When I started seeing my fourth therapist and my dietitian, I was also stepping into the wild and unknown world of ultrarunning. I love the mountains. I love the clean mountain air, the unpredictable weather, the smell of sage, the dirt that accumulates on my ankles, the thin air and the long, difficult climbs. I love reaching the peak, the runner's high, and bombing downhill. I love the trails that are treacherous and the trails that are smooth. I love the undeniable feeling of getting better at navigating terrain, the incremental increase in fitness, the heart thumping madness of it all.
CO trucking industry wants more US oil production amid record diesel prices
A truck tractor parked at McCandless Truck Center in Aurora.Matt Whittaker / NewsBreak Denver. (Aurora, Colo.) Just south of the Airport Boulevard exit in northern Aurora, as the Front Range gives way to the plains, lies an oasis for truckers traveling the major freight corridor of Interstate 70.
Amazon To Cost More By April 28
Amazon's goods and services will get more expensive this year. On February 18, 2022, the company raised annual membership fees for new members by $20, up from $119 to $139. The monthly customer charge went up by $2 from $12.99 to $14.99. (source)
Cheaper Gas Option Suspended In California
California has a short stretch of shared border with Mexico. The city of San Diego is less than 20 minutes from Tijuana, Mexico. Tijuana is one of the world's most visited cities. It has more than 40 million border crossings each year. Many residents of California get cheaper fuel by driving to the Mexican border. But such trips will not be beneficial to Americans much longer.
Bay Area Diesel Prices Are Insane at Nearly $7 Per Gallon
Prices for a gallon of diesel fuel in the Bay Area are getting crazy, and are approaching $7 per gallon
Experts call out predictions about gas prices
How high will gas prices go? Gas prices expected to top $5 per gallon this year? That's what experts are predicting. Will continued high prices have an impact to the economy?. According to this source, there's an interesting relationship between oil prices and the economy. As prices rise, economic activity falls. But as oil prices fall, there's less of an impact, interesting enough.
Washington State Gas Prices Soar But The State Won’t Reduce Gas Tax
While the all-time national average of gas prices in the past 30 years was $3.62 per gallon, states like Washington are getting hit with higher fuel prices thanks in part to local gas taxes. In Washington state, the current average price is $4.73 while the national average is $4.326. This is due in part to Washington state gas tax which clocks in at $0.494.
$6 per Gallon Gas Is Here in the Bay Area
Gas prices have exceeded $6 per gallon in many parts of the Bay Area
New Jersey Average Gas Prices Rise Over $4/ Gallon
GasBuddy.com shows the average price of gasoline in New Jersey is now over $4.22 per gallon. GasBuddy.com advertises the cheapest local gas prices in Morristown at the Sunoco on East Hanover Ave, Morristown, NJ at $3.96 per gallon.