Published: Tue, September 19, 2017
Worldwide | By Sean Reid

Gas prices in Lancaster County recede 4.1 cents per gallon

Gas prices in Lancaster County recede 4.1 cents per gallon

AAA Northeast says its weekly survey on Monday found the price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas had fallen to $2.72 per gallon.

In Nevada, prices jumped nearly 18 cents this month.

From Aug. 29 to September 5, Pittsburgh-area pump prices increased 24 cents - the largest weekly spike in the region recorded since GasBuddy began keeping detailed data in 2007.

"Gas prices are dropping as the situation with refineries, pipelines and gasoline deliveries is positively progressing", said Jeanette Casselano, AAA spokesperson. "Historically, hurricane-related price spikes are dramatic, but brief".

Including the change in gas prices in Hawaii during the past week, prices yesterday were 54.0 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 2.7 cents per gallon higher than a month ago.

On a national scale, gas prices have fallen 4.7 cents this week.

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The least expensive gas price averages in Florida are in Pensacola ($2.63), Tallahassee ($2.65), Fort Myers-Cape Coral ($2.69), according to AAA.

Hedge funds continue to wager on a shortage of refined fuels driving prices higher, even as USA refineries gradually restart operations in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. "But improvement will continue both with lower retail prices and high refinery output". "It will not happen overnight, as pump prices decline much slower than they rise". CT remains at 7th place on the list of states with the highest gas prices in the nation.

"In the near term, bank on higher oil and gasoline prices until refining facilities and other petroleum infrastructure are back in operation", McBride said. Plus, the threat of any new storms making landfall in the United States would compromise the collapse. The average in Augusta was $2.59.

Wholesale gasoline rose 3 cents to $1.66 a gallon.

Gasoline prices dipped slightly in Valdosta over the past week but are still far above their pre-double-hurricane-whammy levels of a few weeks ago.

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