Stories by Chris Kahn

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Oil prices at highest since May on Iran concerns

Benchmark U.S. crude added $3.91, or 4.7 percent, to end at $87.66 per barrel in New York. That's the highest price since May 30.
By Chris Kahn

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Oil prices fall as US supplies grow

The Energy Information Administration said oil supplies grew by 2.9 million barrels last week.
By Chris Kahn

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Oil prices continue downward slide

The price of oil dropped below $90 per barrel Wednesday, the latest milestone in a weekslong decline brought on by uncertainty surrounding economies from Europe to China.
By Chris Kahn

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Oil prices still falling

Benchmark U.S. crude on Wednesday fell by $1.17 to finish at a seven-month low of $92.81 per barrel in New York.
By Chris Kahn

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Gas likely to be cheaper this summer

The government on Tuesday slashed its forecast for average gas prices to $3.79 per gallon for the summer driving season. That's down from an initial estimate of $3.95 and below 2008's record ...
By Chris Kahn

Monday, May 7, 2012

Oil price falls to lowest in 2012

NEW YORK — The price of oil hit its lowest level of the year Monday after election results in Europe appeared to jeopardize the region’s plan for recovery.
By Chris Kahn

Friday, April 20, 2012

Price of gas falling nationwide

Gasoline prices have dropped 6 cents over two weeks to a national average on Friday of $3.88. Experts say gasoline could fall another nickel or more next week.
By Chris Kahn

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Natural gas prices lowest in 10 years

Natural gas futures on Thursday gave up 5.2 cents, or 2.4 percent, to finish at $2.089 per 1,000 cubic feet in New York. That's the lowest price in more than a decade.
By Chris Kahn

Monday, March 12, 2012

Gas hits average $3.80 a gallon

The average price for a gallon of gasoline rose a nickel over the weekend and is now $3.80 per gallon. That more than wiped out the penny decline seen last Tuesday through Thursday.
By Chris Kahn

Monday, Feb. 27, 2012

Gas price rises despite oil drop

Oil prices took a breather Monday, falling slightly as investors booked profits after a surge. But retail gasoline prices continued to climb, adding five cents over the weekend.
By Chris Kahn

Friday, Dec. 30, 2011

In a first, top U.S. export is gas, fuels

NEW YORK - For the first time, the top export of the United States, the world's biggest gas guzzler, is - wait for it - fuel.
By Chris Kahn

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009

States reduce incentives for installing solar panels

NEW YORK --- Homeowners who waited until this year to install rooftop solar panels and take advantage of a hefty new government subsidy might not get the payback they anticipated.
By Chris Kahn

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