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Late yesterday, UCAN, the Utility Consumer's Action Network requested that California Attorney General Kamala Harris investigate the "perfect storm" that has created the highest retail gasoline prices in U.S. history. Get the letter and get the full story here.
Gas prices have jumped 1.5¢ in the last 24 hours. Hurricane-fueled buying of raw gasoline on the New York MERC is making waves at the wholesale level in California. Expect jumps at the gas pump this weekend. Analysis.
The long-awaited Chevy Volt electric-hybrid is available to the public and....against all odds and expectations, GM has possibly hit one out of the park. This car is sweet. It truly is the bridge to the next generation of green cars. But its price tag isn't so much so.
A massive $600 million research effort based in San Diego is underway. The Quest? Turn algae into oil.