Friday, June 14, 2013, 6:30PM: Good job by those refinery managers a few weeks ago. What, people want to buy gas in the summer to drive? Due to “refinery problems”, retail prices soared to $4.29 recently. Since the beginning of June, though, wholesale prices have dropped something like 80 cents, and if we could reset prices this weekend based on the cost to retailers, we would be looking at gas prices in the $3.45-$3.69 range. Conclusion: prices will drop considerably over the next several days, so don’t rush to fill your tanks. — Ed Aboufadel
- 7PM Sunday, and crude oil is $61.23 +11.6%. That's going to send gasoline prices higher, maybe as soon as Monday. 07:06:29 PM September 15, 2019 from Twitter Web App
- It has been a sleepy September, but it is time to fill up: https://t.co/LnSW19ZeRS 11:45:08 AM September 14, 2019 from Twitter Web App
- Maybe Iran will keep gas prices. Maybe not. But back in 2005, if was our Big Red friends. Today's post: https://t.co/vZhzSQnxLU 09:32:23 AM August 18, 2019 from Twitter Web App
Why We Are Here
Ed A.: ab...@gvsu.edu
Craig P.: cr...@paull.net
Tim S.: ts...@gmail.com
Bill E.: pa...@yahoo.com
The name of the site is based off an essay Ed wrote for the Grand Rapids Press titled "The Gas Game". The current website was established later by Patrick DeHaan after he and Ed predicted gas price hikes on GasBuddy's website GrandRapidsGasPrices.com, as well as Ed’s personal web page.
Note: To be precise, add 9/10 of a cent to all prices described on this web page.
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