Latest Effects of the 2000s energy crisis Stories

2011-03-16 15:42:00

MCLEAN, Va., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rising gasoline prices will play a significant role in determining the price of used cars and trucks--including trade-in values--across all vehicle segments, said Jonathan Banks, executive automotive analyst for the NADA Used Car Guide.

2009-05-21 14:50:55

Recently rising oil prices do not make sense from a supply and demand point of view, two U.S.

2008-09-05 00:00:23

By Hamidah Atan PUTRAJAYA: The government will reduce fuel prices by a further 15 sen by end of the year if world crude oil prices stay at US$109 (RM374) per barrel.

2008-08-12 06:01:00

By Barbara Hagenbaugh WASHINGTON -- Gasoline prices will likely continue to fall in the next few weeks as lower oil costs and reduced demand push the price at the pump lower. But a steep drop is unlikely.

2008-08-11 09:01:04

The air cargo industry is looking at an increasingly bleak horizon, as slowing global growth and trade, coupled with rising fuel costs, are causing significant revisions to the expected market profitability for the year.

2008-07-30 12:01:10

By NATHAN COHEN Gasoline prices are expected to drop by at least 20 agorot on August 1 as a result of the plunge in global oil prices, which fell $20 per barrel during the month of July.

2008-07-28 09:01:12

In response to the increasing fuel costs, Air New Zealand is likely to raise prices and cut capacity on some routes. The airline has already increased fuel prices for four times in 2008. It has experienced nearly NZ$2 billion fuel costs for the year ended June 30, 2008.

2008-07-23 12:00:57

To: POLITICAL EDITORS Contact: Elizabeth Merida, +1-202-626-4205, or David Castelveter, +1-202-626-4033, both of ATA WASHINGTON, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Transport Association of America (ATA), the industry trade organization for the U.S.

2008-07-01 06:00:00

By Clay Robison, Houston Chronicle Jul. 1--AUSTIN -- Even with record-high oil prices, the state treasury isn't awash in oil money, as it was in the days when black gold was the undisputed king of the Texas economy.

2008-06-30 03:02:46

By Williams, Walt Gas prices are high everywhere, but the pain West Virginians feel is greater than what many people in other states are feeling.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.