Gas prices http://wesa.fm en Gas Prices At Lowest in Two Years http://wesa.fm/post/gas-prices-lowest-two-years <p>Gas prices in Pittsburgh are lower than they’ve been since 2010. According to Gregg Laskoski, Senior Petroleum Analyst at <a href="http://www.gasbuddy.com/">GasBuddy.com</a>, prices could stay low throughout the holiday season.</p><p>Right now gas in Pennsylvania is roughly $3.40, down from $3.70 just a couple years ago, reports Laskoski. He attributes the price drop to the changing of the seasons. Fri, 01 Nov 2013 18:44:20 +0000 Katie Martin 19139 at http://wesa.fm Gas Prices At Lowest in Two Years Tracking the Tank: What factors into gas prices? http://wesa.fm/post/tracking-tank-what-factors-gas-prices <p>Following a national price peak in February of $3.75 per gallon, gas prices are not predicted to reach any highs this summer, but numbers are still steadily rising.&nbsp; Many different factors contribute to the cost of fuel including refinery upkeep, Middle East politics and consumer demand. Gregg Laskoski, Senior Problem Analyst for <a href="http://www.pittsburghgasprices.com/Pittsburgh/index.aspx">GasBuddy.com</a> explains the regional gasoline situation.</p><p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 21:56:14 +0000 Katherine Blackley 13683 at http://wesa.fm Tracking the Tank: What factors into gas prices? Western PA Gas Prices Falling, Expected to Continue Downward Trend http://wesa.fm/post/western-pa-gas-prices-falling-expected-continue-downward-trend <p>Gasoline prices have fallen about 8 cents this week compared to last.</p><p>The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded is $3.56 per gallon, while the national average is $3.52.</p><p>AAA East Central said there are several reasons for the price decline.</p><p>“One thing is they were very high coming into the winter season, and typically they’re lower during the winter,” said spokeswoman Bevi Powell. “We had a lot of refinery issues at that time that made the prices higher.”</p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 16:10:09 +0000 Deanna Garcia 8391 at http://wesa.fm