Posted Aug. 23, 2015, 9:56 am
The days when oil companies could easily deny they’ve gouged California motorists through much of this year should have ended with the second-quarter financial reports of Valero Energy Corp. and Tesoro Corp., which together control about 40 percent of the California gasoline market.
Posted Aug. 1, 2015, 9:11 am
On June 25, just one week before many California motorists began paying upwards of $4.30 per gallon for gasoline, the Bahamian-flagged tanker Teesta Spirit left Los Angeles headed for ports on the west coast of Mexico carrying more than 300,000 barrels of gasoline refined in California.
Posted Mar. 1, 2015, 8:05 am
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose today for the 30th consecutive day, increasing 3.1 cents to $3.504, its highest amount since Oct. 21.
Posted Feb. 26, 2015, 8:48 am
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County recorded its largest daily increase since Oct. 6, 2012, today, rising 8 cents to $3.245, its highest amount since Nov. 10.
Posted Dec. 1, 2014, 9:26 am
The streak of decreases to the average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County was extended today to 61 days, but barely, with a decrease of two-tenths of a cent to $3.094.
Posted Nov. 27, 2014, 8:42 am
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County was at its lowest amount on Thanksgiving since 2009, dropping seven-tenths of a cent today to $3.104.