Latest Doug MacIntyre Stories

2008-07-31 12:00:00

By Jason Brudereck, Reading Eagle, Pa. Jul. 31--The average price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline in Berks County has fallen 4.5 percent from the record high of $4.03 set July 8. But at $3.85 per gallon Wednesday, the price is still 40 percent higher than the $2.75 a gallon cost a year ago. With consumer demand for gasoline increasing slightly in the past few weeks but with demand down compared with last year, it's difficult to predict where prices and demand will go from here,...

2005-09-26 09:18:30

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There is still plenty of crude oil in storage for refineries to use even if a large chunk of U.S. oil production in the Gulf of Mexico remains offline due to Hurricane Rita, a senior government energy analyst said on Monday. Doug MacIntyre, senior analyst with the Energy Information Administration, said U.S. commercial crude oil inventories were in the upper end of the average range for this time of year before Rita hit, and the government has...

2005-08-09 14:24:28

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. gasoline supplies should be adequate to meet demand through the Labor Day holiday in early September, but drivers will face more record pump prices, a senior government energy analyst said on Tuesday. The national retail price for regular unleaded gasoline hit a record high of $2.37 a gallon on Monday. However, Doug MacIntyre, senior analyst at the Energy Information Administration, said the EIA calculates gasoline spot prices have jumped 20 cents a gallon in...

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