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Wyoming Watches Natural Gas Prices Slide
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming continues to monitor slumping natural gas prices that officials say threaten to cost the state millions in lost tax revenues. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports (http://bit.ly/HTsiE1
Gasoline And Crude Oil Prices Climb Slightly
Gasoline prices are still climbing but some relief may be in sight by Tax Day. The national average rose about half a cent to $3.93 per gallon on Friday. That’s only about a nickel less than last year’s high of $3.98 a gallon, reached in May. Analysts think pump prices will top $4 a ga…
Wyoming Coal Prices Hit A 2-Year Low
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — The spot price for Powder River Basin coal hit a two-year low this week. On the informal, over-the-counter market, coal contracts for April delivery sold for $6.50 a short ton on Monday. That’s the lowest level since Sept. 29, 2009. For perspective, Powder River B…
Natural Gas Prices Fall On Spell Of Balmy US Weather
Natural gas prices are falling again as balmy weather stretches across most of the nation and supplies remain plentiful. Natural gas dropped 5 cents to $2.215 per 1,000 cubic feet in trading in New York. That’s the lowest price in a decade. The price has dropped about 26 percent this year. Wa…
Natural Gas Price Drops 2.5% On Supply Report
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of natural gas is down 2.5 percent after the government said supplies remain significantly higher than average levels for this time of year. Natural gas futures on Thursday fell 7 cents to $2.58 per 1,000 cubic feet in New York. A boom in North American shale drillin…
Mead Says He’s Concerned Gas Prices Could Go Lower
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead says he and state lawmakers are watching slack natural gas prices with concern as they consider how to craft the state budget for the coming two-year funding cycle. Mead in December proposed a $3.4 billion state funds budget based on state revenue projecti…