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2008-07-24 09:01:06

Complaining about the cost of natural gas? Just be glad you live in Kansas, which is among the states with the lowest natural gas costs in the country. The following are the states with the top 10 highest natural gas prices, based on data from 2006. The amounts are listed in dollars per thousand cubic feet and divided between commercial, industrial and residential costs. CommercialRank__ State__ Price 1__Idaho__$29.29 2__South Carolina__$15.94 3__Alaska__$15.82...

2008-07-22 03:00:38

ACCCE Brad Jones, 720-496-1675 bjones@cleancoalusa.org American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity: 1 Data on residential energy consumption patterns by income and race category are estimated from U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration, 2001 Survey of Residential Energy Consumption (RECS). See, http://www.eia.doe.gov/emeu/recs/ contents.html. Data for 2001 energy consumption by fuel type are updated to estimated 2008 values based on consumer residential...

2008-07-14 12:00:55

By MORTON KONDRAKE What's the cause of $4 for a gallon of gasoline? To listen to Democrats in Congress and on the campaign trail -- and also some Republicans -- the answer is "price gouging,""speculation,""oil companies" or "the failed policies of George Bush and Dick Cheney." Everything is getting blamed except the well-documented obvious: the law of supply and demand. The history of U.S. energy policy is that Democrats have refused to increase supply and Republicans have refused to...

2008-06-26 21:02:32

By H. Josef Hebert WASHINGTON - World energy demand will grow 50 percent over the next two decades, oil prices could rise to $186 a barrel and coal will remain the biggest source of electricity despite its effect on global warming, government experts predict. The Energy Information Administration's long-range forecast to 2030 said the world is not close to abandoning fossil fuels. They will continue to be at the core of energy production in transportation and electricity generation,...

2008-06-26 18:02:53

By H Josef Hebert WASHINGTON - World energy demand will grow 50 percent over the next two decades, oil prices could rise to $186 a barrel and coal will remain the biggest source of electricity despite its effect on global warming, government experts predict. The Energy Information Administration's long-range forecast to 2030 said the world is not close to abandoning fossil fuels. They will continue to be at the core of energy production in transportation and electricity generation,...

2008-06-16 09:01:04

To: POLITICAL EDITORS Contact: Republican National Committee, +1-202-863-8614 As Obama Travels To Michigan, Will He Explain His Support For Higher Energy Costs To Voters? WASHINGTON, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by the Republican National Committee: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080519/RNCLOGO) Today, Obama Will Campaign In Michigan."The road to the White House doesn't necessarily run through Flint, but it's a natural side trip for...

2006-08-28 16:15:00

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The average price U.S. drivers paid for gasoline fell to the lowest level in more than four months, the government said on Monday, and more savings could be on the way as Tropical Storm Ernesto becomes less of a threat to oil producing areas in the Gulf of Mexico. The national price for regular unleaded gasoline dropped 7.9 cents over the last week to $2.85 a gallon, according to the federal Energy Information Administration's weekly survey of 800 service...

2006-08-21 15:46:52

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. drivers continued to find relief at the pump as the price for gasoline declined for the second week in a row, dropping to the lowest level in two months, the government said on Monday. The national price for regular unleaded gasoline fell 7.6 cents over the last week to $2.92 a gallon, still up 31 cents from a year ago, according to the federal Energy Information Administration's weekly survey of service stations. The drop at the pump...

2006-08-16 15:54:24

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Americans should enjoy falling gasoline prices for the next several weeks as they wrap up their summer vacations, the government's top energy forecasting agency said Wednesday. The national price for regular unleaded gasoline fell 3.8 cents over the last week to $3 per gallon, the biggest one-week drop since mid-May, but still 45 cents more than consumers shelled out last year at this time. This summer's average gasoline price has been the...

2006-08-16 12:49:54

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Americans should enjoy falling gasoline prices for the next several weeks as they wrap up their summer vacations, the government's top energy forecasting agency said Wednesday. The national price for regular unleaded gasoline fell 3.8 cents over the last week to $3 per gallon, the biggest one-week drop at the pump since mid-May but still 45 cents more than consumers shelled out last year. This summer's average gasoline price has been the highest on record,...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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