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At $6.13, the Shell station near the home of the Bowie Baysox was more than $1 higher than its nearby competition on Sunday, June 5. (Bryan Sears/The Daily Record)
Jun 6, 2022

Pumped up: At Bowie gas station, price of regular reaches above $6

For a time, one gas station in Bowie boasted the highest price for a gallon of regular gas in all of Maryland.

Mar 11, 2022

Hogan, top lawmakers agree to 30-day gas tax suspension

Gov. Larry Hogan and top legislative leaders agreed to a 30-day suspension of the state's gas tax amid rising prices at the pump.

Mar 10, 2022

Inflation soared 7.9% in past year, a fresh 40-year high

Propelled by surging costs for gas, food and housing, consumer inflation jumped 7.9% over the past year, the sharpest spike since 1982.

Nov 24, 2021

Maryland residents say they’re feeling it at the pump and in stores

Some Marylanders say they are changing their budgets as they pay more for basic necessities like groceries and gas due to inflation.

Nov 8, 2021

Average gas prices rising in Maryland, across US

The average price for regular-grade gas in Maryland rose by 1 cent from last week, according to AAA. But the price has risen by $0.19 from a month ago.

Jun 16, 2021

Federal judge blocks Biden’s pause on new oil, gas leases

The Biden administration’s suspension of new oil and gas leases on federal land and water was blocked by a federal judge in Louisiana.

Jun 7, 2021

Most of ransom paid after Colonial Pipeline hack has been recovered, officials say

The Justice Department has recovered most of a multimillion-dollar ransom payment to hackers after a cyberattack that caused Colonial Pipeline to halt its operations, officials said.

Jun 3, 2021

Third Exxon Mobil board member unseated as shareholders continue climate fight

Exxon Mobil shareholders have unseated a third board member in their bid to force the oil giant to deal more aggressively with climate change.

Jun 1, 2021

OPEC to increase oil output as global economy recovers

The OPEC oil cartel and allied producing countries have confirmed plans to restore 2.1 million barrels per day of crude production.

May 27, 2021

Pipelines ordered to assess cybersecurity after ransomware hack

U.S. pipeline operators will be required for the first time to conduct a cybersecurity assessment under a Biden administration directive in response to the ransomware hack of Colonial Pipeline.

May 26, 2021

Exxon board shifting on climate change, as at least 2 members lose seats

Exxon Mobil’s shareholders have voted to replace at least two of the company's 12 board members with directors who are seen as better suited to fight climate change, bolster Exxon’s finances and guide it through a transition to cleaner energy.

Oct 7, 2014

Hopkins study: Gas fill-up spills may be problem

The routine drops of gas spilled when people fill up at service stations can add up to environmental trouble, according to a new study published by researchers with the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The study developed a mathematical model and conducted experiments suggesting these small spills may cumulatively be a larger issue […]

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