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60% of gas stations in Rocky Mountain region are below $3 per gallon

GasBuddy Blog -- We should all be so lucky.

Motorists in the Rocky Mountain region are enjoying considerably lower gas prices than the rest of the U.S. and it’s due to healthy gasoline inventories; the availability of cheap Canadian crude and refineries that operate exceptionally well.

“The Rockies region is doing very well as they are insulated from the higher price of West Texas Intermediate crude oil and can capitalize on the less expensive crude from Canada. On the last day of 2012, WTI closed at $91.82 per barrel while the Canadian crudes averaged $72.11 on the same day,” said GasBuddy.com Senior Petroleum Analyst Patrick DeHaan.

“From a supply perspective the Rockies gasoline inventory has increased by 17% in the past month...


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Submitted Jan 04, 2013 By: PD
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gasmask78
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grrr.
2parrots
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Message Posted: Jun 24, 2014 10:19:53 AM

Article is 18 months old ,but I want those prices back.
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Message Posted: Jun 24, 2014 12:29:43 AM

If I travelled there I would be concerned.
Mikeyl
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Message Posted: Jun 22, 2014 10:59:02 PM

It's fun to see an article from 18 months ago pop up to the top of the list once in a while.

We'd KILL for prices like this today!
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Message Posted: Jun 19, 2014 6:22:45 AM

Not for long!
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Time will tell...
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Message Posted: Jun 18, 2014 9:43:53 AM

I was there a month ago, all were above 3.39 a gal.
gasmask78
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 2:03:24 AM

olllllddddd!
Tundralimited2009
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Message Posted: Jun 8, 2014 7:47:41 AM

Perhaps a indicator?
2parrots
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Message Posted: Jun 7, 2014 10:15:25 AM

Is this still true ?. This post is dated Jan.4, 2013.
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Message Posted: Jun 6, 2014 9:22:13 PM

ours in Louisiana is $3.049 if you get the $.15 discount charging Murphy gas with a Walmart card
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Message Posted: Jun 6, 2014 9:30:42 AM

Always wondering why there is such a disparity.
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Message Posted: May 17, 2014 6:27:23 AM

Lucky for them
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Message Posted: May 15, 2014 2:10:13 PM

Ernman - "Good news...hope those < $3 prices filter to Florida..."

It might have been good news 16 months ago when this article was posted. It's meaningless now.
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Message Posted: May 15, 2014 12:54:59 PM

Good news...hope those < $3 prices filter to Florida...
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Message Posted: May 13, 2014 5:53:49 PM

Great news
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Message Posted: May 11, 2014 11:28:58 AM

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. . . . . . . . . . This post is over a year old.
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[Edited by: jugernagt at 5/11/2014 11:30:19 AM EST]
2parrots
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Message Posted: May 11, 2014 11:25:10 AM

A good friend was in Ireland & Italy recently & prices were about $2.20 per liter /$8.40 per gallon in Ireland .Prices in Rome were about $9.00 -$9.50 per gallon .Wonder why 75% of vehicles there are diesel,with their superior economy + 50c-75c less per gallon ????.
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This article is over a year old.
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Message Posted: May 9, 2014 10:21:19 AM

Hope I see those prices near me
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Message Posted: May 8, 2014 11:37:29 PM

It is $1.299 / litre here. Which is $4.92 / gallon.
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Message Posted: May 8, 2014 2:20:28 PM

yay
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Message Posted: May 7, 2014 10:16:02 AM

Almost enough to move there
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Message Posted: May 7, 2014 7:07:34 AM

Here I was thinking I'd move there only to find out it's an old article.
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Message Posted: May 6, 2014 9:05:35 PM

This post is from 2013 of January, why did you bring this back now!
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why is everyone so stoned?
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Too stoned to read the date on the article?
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too stoned to drive???
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Has any one notice how old this site is?
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come on Keystone pipeline
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 11:12:53 AM

ok
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 11:12:19 AM

Thats because they do not have the pipelines to transport it to areas that need it more
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Message Posted: May 4, 2014 7:06:41 AM

Im just posting for my points.
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Message Posted: May 3, 2014 8:50:00 PM

What a cruel joke this was to bring back up now at a time where people are having trouble paying all their bills plus trying to put enough gas in the tank to make it back and forth to work. Who ever did this you need to be smacked in the back of the head!!
rjhenn
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Message Posted: May 3, 2014 1:11:56 PM

It says right at the top: "Message Posted: Jan 4, 2013"

So, no, it's not recent.
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Message Posted: May 3, 2014 9:22:09 AM

Is this recent?? If so I'm glad for them... it isn't that way in SC
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Message Posted: May 3, 2014 8:24:05 AM

a long time ago.
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OK
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what is up with the forum. It's acting wierd.
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Look good.
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Must be nice
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how nice
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Good for them.
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People, pay attention, please.

This article was written 5 months ago.
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Wish the rest of the country would follow
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Lucky them!
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ok
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 6:59:07 PM

Proper Comparitaves are EPA formuoations especially octane

Colorado is e10 at 85 octane
normal 87 octane is Rocky Mt Midagare at a 10c surcharge.

eg. $3.39 e10 -85 octane is 10c LESS than National Average...

E10 comparitave in CO would be $3.49 ($3.39 Plus 10c) vs $3.65 national avg..

[Edited by: nurdco at 5/1/2014 7:03:52 PM EST]
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Message Posted: May 1, 2014 10:10:58 AM

Really good news for those people in the Rocky Mountain west where distances are a lot greater than in the rest of the country.
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Please
ScottTee
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now
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