Tag Archive: Gas

Nov 18 2008

How Long?

Given the volatility of our current market, one wonders how low local gas prices will go before bottoming out. In August we peaked at roughly $4.19 for regular unleaded. Mel and I filled up last night in Ellijay (about an hour north of metro Atlanta) for $1.89. Say what? Yea, that’s a $2.30 drop in …

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Oct 10 2008

October is the month of crazy!

Ten days ago I was worried I might not be able to find enough gas to keep my wife and I going.  Today, not only do we have plenty of gas but the cost per gallon is almost 65 cents less.  Crude Oil barrel prices are somewhere in the sub $90 range (and falling) so …

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Sep 23 2008

Out of Gas?

Yea almost. Quarter tank left and I can’t find a gas station here in the metro Atlanta area that has stock. Apparently gas is flowing into the city but everybody is trying to keep topped-off so any stock that makes it to a station is gone within a couple hours. I estimate I’ve got another …

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