Gas Prices http://nhpr.org en Lower Gas Prices At N.H. Pumps http://nhpr.org/post/lower-gas-prices-nh-pumps <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Gas prices in New Hampshire have fallen nearly 3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.38.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The average comes from GasBuddy.com's daily survey of 875 gas stations in the state.</p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 15:23:33 +0000 Associated Press 41727 at http://nhpr.org Lower Gas Prices At N.H. Pumps N.H. Gas Prices Continue To Rise http://nhpr.org/post/nh-gas-prices-continue-rise <p>Gasoline prices are continuing to increase across New Hampshire. Mon, 17 Sep 2012 13:33:46 +0000 Associated Press 13033 at http://nhpr.org N.H. Gas Prices Continue To Rise Finding Cheaper Gas With Your Smartphone http://nhpr.org/post/finding-cheaper-gas-your-smartphone Gasoline prices seem to be going up every day, and motorists are looking to squeeze every penny of savings out of each fill-up. Well, as it turns out with so many things these days, smartphone apps can help.<p>Companies have applications for most smartphones out there to help people find the cheapest gas in town. Mon, 26 Mar 2012 17:58:00 +0000 Jeff Brady 2783 at http://nhpr.org Finding Cheaper Gas With Your Smartphone What's Making Americans Less Thirsty For Gasoline? http://nhpr.org/post/whats-making-americans-less-thirsty-gasoline The price of gasoline keeps rising for Americans, but it's not because of rising demand from consumers.<p>Since the first Arab oil embargo of the 1970s, the U.S. has struggled to quench a growing appetite for oil and gasoline. Now, that trend is changing.<p>"When you look at the U.S. oil market, you see that there's actually no growth," says Daniel Yergin, chairman of IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates.<p>He says gasoline demand peaked in 2007 and has fallen each year since, even though the economy has begun to recover.<p>"The U.S. Thu, 22 Mar 2012 09:04:00 +0000 John Ydstie 2700 at http://nhpr.org What's Making Americans Less Thirsty For Gasoline? Are High Gas Prices A Plot To Cut Consumption? GOP Says Yes http://nhpr.org/post/are-high-gas-prices-plot-cut-consumption-gop-says-yes As gasoline prices rise, some Republicans are making a provocative claim about President Obama. Wed, 21 Mar 2012 21:53:00 +0000 Jim Zarroli 2698 at http://nhpr.org Are High Gas Prices A Plot To Cut Consumption? GOP Says Yes Surging Gas Prices Have Drivers Fuming http://nhpr.org/post/surging-gas-prices-have-drivers-fuming Gasoline prices have risen about 50 cents a gallon since January. The national average for regular gas stands at just above $3.80 per gallon.<p>Pity the drivers on the West Coast. Prices there have been much higher. At a Chevron station in Culver City, Calif., the price on Tuesday was $4.45 a gallon.<p>"I do building maintenance," Ursula Matthews said as she filled her tank. "I do a lot of driving from place to place. It's hurting me. Thu, 15 Mar 2012 04:01:00 +0000 Jeff Brady 2522 at http://nhpr.org Surging Gas Prices Have Drivers Fuming As Gas Prices Rise, Natural Gas Vehicles Get A Boost http://nhpr.org/post/gas-prices-rise-natural-gas-vehicles-get-boost Interest in natural gas vehicles soared in the 1990s and then faded. Twenty years later, the cost of gasoline is going up while the cost of natural gas is going down. And that difference in price explains the resurgent interest in natural gas vehicles.<p>In Indiana, Fair Oaks Dairy Farm does more than just produce milk — it is also in the transportation business. The farm owns 60 trucks, which deliver milk to a processor halfway across the state. Last September, most of the trucks were converted to natural gas.<p>"It's great," says Joel Romein, one of the drivers. Fri, 02 Mar 2012 09:43:00 +0000 2241 at http://nhpr.org As Gas Prices Rise, Natural Gas Vehicles Get A Boost President Obama Talks Energy In Nashua http://nhpr.org/post/president-obama-talks-energy-nashua <p>&nbsp;President Barack Obama was in New Hampshire today talking about energy. As New Hampshire Public Radio&rsquo;s Josh Rogers reports, the president said the country needs to increase oil production while also investing in newer sources of energy.</p><p>Billed an official visit, at times the President&rsquo;s stop had the feel of campaign rally. Mr. Obama told the crowd he knew NH&rsquo;s &quot;political bull detector&quot; was sharp, and urged voters to be wary of election year promises.</p> Thu, 01 Mar 2012 20:21:47 +0000 NHPR Staff 2232 at http://nhpr.org President Obama Talks Energy In Nashua What's Behind The Recent Hike In Gas Prices? http://nhpr.org/post/whats-behind-recent-hike-gas-prices Oil prices have jumped sharply in the past two weeks, and the price of gasoline is also moving up. Across the country, a gallon of regular costs nearly $3.60 on average, with some areas facing $4 gas. Wed, 22 Feb 2012 19:05:00 +0000 John Ydstie 2079 at http://nhpr.org What's Behind The Recent Hike In Gas Prices?