Seems like the impact of crisis in the gulf area has reach American soil. In recent news, websites all over America has mentioned that the Gas price all over the country has increased. As a result, people in America is now very prudent about their gas consumption. With that in mind, it is not a surprise that website that provide them with the info of best price before filling up their car. A website such as Gas Buddy. A gas buddy website can provide the user with the info for the best price for gasoline in their neighbouring area. By doing this, American to expect make better fuel consumption in their daily activities. Thank you Gas Buddy!
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Gas prices have gone up while the temperature continues to plummet. Yes, regular unleaded spiked 8 cents yesterday and now, is a buck 19 point 9 a litre. Gasbuddy-dot-com reports the national average for a litre of regular is around $1.16 — up about three cents a litre from a month ago.
A windchill warning is once again in effect for much of Saskatchewan. In the Saskatoon area, which does not help with fuel usage when you have to warm up your vehicle, we will experience extreme windchills of -46 this morning and -32 this afternoon. For the second time this week, a windchill warning is in effect for most of central and southern Saskatchewan.
Cold temperatures in the minus thirties and winds of 15 to 20 km/h are producing extreme wind chill values of minus 40 to minus 50 across Saskatchewan. Wind will continue to vary and wind chill values will fluctuate, however wind chills are expected to remain near or below minus 40 for a few hours thismorning before temperatures moderate. At these extreme wind chill values frostbite on exposed skin may occur in less than 10 minutes.
Oil is up 40-cents this morning, and is trading at $97.68 U-S a barrel. Wednesday, the markets got jumpy with news that some major oil companies were shutting down their Libyan production. Now analysts say it appears the situation in Libya shouldn’t mean a world oil supply shortage.
With gas prices going through the roof, you’re probably looking for the best price before filling up. We can help.
CLICK HERE for our GasBuddy.com page on delcotimes.com. It will give you a snapshot of prices across Delaware County. Yes, it is a website of Gas Buddy.
AAA reported today that the average price of gas in the Philadelphia region went to $3.25 a gallon overnight. That’s up 7 cents in the past week and 13 cents in the past month – to a new 28-month high.
So exactly how much pain are motorists feeling at the pump? For every 25-cent increase in prices at the pump, the average annual gasoline spending increases $333. To put this in perspective, the Philadelphia area gas average reached $3.00 a gallon back on Nov. 17, 2010. Today marks a 25-cent increase per gallon of gas and an additional $333 spent annually by motorists.
You can also use the AAA Fuel Price Finder for gas prices.
In the Mid-Atlantic region, go to AAA.com and look for Fuel Price Finder on the home page.
Unlike other online gas price sites, AAA Fuel Price Finder collects data from more than 100,000 outlets nationwide comes from actual credit card transactions and direct feeds, not “spotters.” Price data is updated several times daily. Prices are available for within three, five and 10-miles of an intersection.
“Gas prices have been on the upswing throughout the winter months and with the peak driving season just around the corner, AAA’s online tools can help motorists save money on gas,” said Rick Remington, Manager, Public and Government Affairs, AAA Mid-Atlantic.
The array of online AAA tools includes:
• The Fuel Price Finder: www.aaa.com/gas
• The Fuel Cost Calculator: www.fuelcostcalculator.aaa.com
• The TripTik® travel planner: www.aaa.com/travel
The Fuel Price Finder finds the cheapest gas in any zip code in the country, with the most comprehensive data base of gas stations available anywhere.
The Fuel Cost Calculator shows travelers what their drive trip will cost by factoring in the make and model of their car, and the distance to the final destination.
The TripTik® travel planner customizes trip routes for travelers.
For motorists who want to take AAA with them on the go, AAA recently released version 1.2 of the popular AAA TripTik® Mobile app for Apple iPhone users. The free app now combines the ability to download pre-planned trips with all of the tools needed for on-the-go travel planning, including gas prices. It’s the only free iPhone app that displays gas station locations with updated fuel prices from gas station data. A new preference has also been added to the “Settings” page allowing users to select stations based on a preferred fuel grade.
Well, I hope above posting can give user the basic info that they need about Gas Buddy.