Speculation and Exports Cause Latest Gas price Spike
Interview with Tyson Slocum, director of Public Citizen’s Energy Program, conducted by Scott Harris
Once again, gas prices are on the rise across the U.S., despite an increase in supply and decreased consumer demand. Since early February, the average price of gas has risen by more than 28 cents per gallon, breaking records for the price of gasoline during this time period in the winter season. As of March 7, the average price of gas was .764 per gallon.