05 May '11, 5pm

Dissecting This Week's Oil Price Tumble: Nationwide, most drivers have not changed their habits much, which sugg...

Associated Press The gallon price of unleaded gas at a station in Streetsboro, Ohio, on Monday. There’s a saying in the oil business: The best cure for high oil prices is high oil prices. In other words, when prices are high, consumers are supposed to buy less at the pump and oil companies are supposed to produce more because it is more profitable to do so. So, is that the explanation for today’s plummeting oil price? In late Thursday morning trading, the principal oil benchmark price in United States trading was down more than 6 percent, and the price has been tumbling for the last three days. Gasoline prices, which normally are a week or two behind oil prices, have peaked and are poised to start falling. Is this simply a matter of supply and demand? And how far might prices fall? The answers, sorry to say, are not simple. Demand at the pump has been depressed somewhat, p...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/05/05/dissecting-this...

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blog.nature.org 16 May '11, 2pm

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