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Posted September 4, 2015Today in Energy

Gasoline prices in week before Labor Day lowest in 11 years ›

The U.S. average retail price for regular gasoline was $2.51/gallon (g) on August 31, the lowest price for the Monday before Labor Day since 2004, and 95¢/g lower than the same time last year. Declines in crude oil prices are the main driver behind falling U.S. gasoline prices. More


Source: EIA, Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update

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WTI crude oil futures price

9/2/2015: $46.25/bbl

up$7.65 from week earlier
down$46.63 from year earlier

Natural gas futures price

9/2/2015: $2.648/mmBtu

down$0.045 from week earlier
down$1.242 from year earlier

Weekly coal production

8/29/2015: 18.702 million tons

up0.247 million tons from week earlier
down0.888 million tons from year earlier

Natural gas inventories

8/28/2015: 3,193 Bcf

up94 Bcf from week earlier
up495 Bcf from year earlier

Crude oil inventories

8/28/2015: 455.4 mmbbl

up4.7 mmbbl from week earlier
up95.9 mmbbl from year earlier

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