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Gas prices holding steady in Virginia

Gas prices in Virginia are down on average one to three cents a gallon across the state. On the whole, pump prices remain discounted across the country, and drivers are saving an average of 4 cents per gallon month-over-month, and 87 cents per gallon year-over-year.


AAA: Gas prices inching up slightly

Gas prices have inched up slightly over the last few days but remain relatively stable, with today’s national average price for regular unleaded gasoline at $2.32 per gallon. Today’s average price is up 3 cents compared to one week ago, providing drivers with a savings of 4 cents per gallon month-over-month.


AAA: Gas prices continue to fall

The sweet sound of falling gas prices is music to the ears of motorists, and it’s the kind of news they don’t mind having repeated each week. Today’s national average price for regular unleaded gasoline is $2.29, representing a monthly savings of 24 cents per gallon as prices continue to fall lower.


AAA: Gas prices to continue to fall

Gas prices fell for 31 consecutive days, ending the slide this Friday, staying unchanged and not going up.


AAA: Gas prices below $2 a gallon across much of Virginia

The 2015 summer driving season ended with gas prices at their lowest point for the Labor Day holiday in more than a decade. Motorists in Virginia are paying an average price of $2.08 per gallon at the pump today, a savings of $1.08 per gallon in comparison to the same date last year.


AAA: Drivers to pay lowest Labor Day gas prices since 2004

Gas prices continue to drop, and most drivers should pay the lowest gas prices for Labor Day weekend since 2004.


AAA: Gas prices continue downward movement

Gas prices have dropped recently despite ongoing refinery problems, and prices should continue to fall this autumn due to declining demand and the switchover to winter-blend gasoline.


Gas prices continue downward trend

Gas prices in Virginia continue to drop, at an average of $2.30 per gallon for regular unleaded, down five cents a gallon frmo a week ago.


AAA: What’s up with falling gas prices?

Gas prices continue to dip across most of the country, including the Mid-Atlantic region. The average gas price in Virginia on Sunday morning was $2.35 per gallon, down 88 cents per gallon from a year ago.


AAA: Gas prices down for the past three weeks, signaling trend?

Gas prices nationally have dropped for 18 days in a row, which is the longest consecutive decline since January. Sunday’s national average price of $2.65 per gallon marked a seven cent per gallon drop in the past week and a12 cent drop since the same time last month. Many drivers are saving 86 cents per gallon at the pump compared to a year ago.


AAA: Lowest summertime gas prices in five years have Americans driving more

Gas prices remain relatively stable as the summer driving season kicks into gear. Travel and gasoline consumption are expected to be higher this summer compared to levels in 2014, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) forecast earlier this week.


Columbia Gas of Virginia reminds public to pay attention to technicians locating underground utilities

Columbia Gas of Virginia is reminding any person – homeowners, excavators and contractors – to stay safe by calling 811 at least three working days before you begin to dig and pay attention to technicians marking the location of underground utility lines.

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Independence Day gas prices expected to be lowest in five years

After reaching a new high for 2015 last week ($2.80), average gas prices have dropped slightly to $2.78 per gallon Friday. This price is four cents higher than one month ago, yet remains significantly discounted from this time last year with drivers saving an average of 90 cents per gallon year-over-year.

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AAA: Gas prices about to drop soon?

There is a good chance that average U.S. gas prices will drop soon due to stabilizing crude oil costs and as refineries complete seasonal maintenance, which would result in the cheapest summertime gas prices since 2009.

AAA: Gas prices reach 2015 high

Gas prices reached their highest level of the year on Memorial Day ($2.74), rising 41 of 44 days (through Friday). But despite the overall trend of rising gas prices, consumers paid the lowest prices at the pump for Memorial Day since 2010.

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AAA: Gas price increases slow in time for Memorial Day

The unofficial start of summer is here, and gas prices are at their lowest point at the Memorial Day holiday in five years.

AAA: Gas prices continue to climb as Memorial Day weekend approaches

Gas prices continue to climb, with the busy Memorial Day weekend just one week away. The national average price of gasoline (through Friday) had increased for 29 of the previous 32 days to $2.69 per gallon. Drivers are paying three cents more per gallon than one week ago and 30 cents more per gallon than one month ago.

AAA: Gas prices climb to 2015 high

Average gas prices have moved higher for 23 consecutive days (up 27 cents per gallon), due to higher crude oil costs and a number of refinery issues. Friday’s national average gas price of $2.66 per gallon represents the most expensive average price of the year.


AAA: Gas prices climb 17 cents in last two weeks

The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline climbed above $2.50 per gallon on April 24 for the first time in more than four months.


AAA: Gas prices up sharply in last week

Gas prices have leaped by double digits in Virginia, climbing 14 cents within the week and 16 cents over the last month, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic.


AAA: Gas prices inch up, crude oil at 2015 high

The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline has inched up in recent days, as global crude oil prices rebounded to a new 2015 high.


AAA: Gas prices could drop in time for summer

The price at the gas pump continues to reflect seasonality as refineries complete scheduled maintenance and prepare for the summer driving season.


PGC Report: U.S. natural gas resources at record levels, up 5 percent

The American Gas Association (AGA), in coordination with the Potential Gas Committee (PGC), today released the PGC’s year-end 2014 biennial report: Potential Supply of Natural Gas in the United States.

Calling 811 before you dig protects the public and you

Every digging job requires a call to 811. The failure to call 811 and have all underground utilities located is the number one risk to public and personal safety for Columbia Gas of Virginia.


AAA: Gas prices headed back up?

March gas prices came in like a lion, trending upward before breaking a 40-day upswing, and look to be heading out the same way, as crude oil prices surge above $50 per barrel this week after dropping to six-year lows last week.