Gas prices usually go up in the summer. But AAA said prices could actually drop this year. AAA said as long as there are no unexpected refinery problems or major conflicts in the Middle East, gas prices will go down.
Several crews are battling a fire at the Northern Tier Energy refinery in St. Paul Park, Minn., according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Department.
Driving yesterday I found myself suddenly, and very briefly, excited to see gas at $4.09 a gallon. Just the evening before, I had seen it at $4.39 a gallon. Then I got angry.
Tesoro Corp. plans to increase diesel production at its North Dakota refinery in response to a growing demand for the fuel in the region.