2 Hurt After Tanker Truck Overturns, Bursts Into Flames In BellmorePolice said the truck was carrying 12,000 gallons of fuel when it slammed into the back of a car that was stopped at a red light.
Summer Gas Price Spike Could Be Rippling Through The Rest Of The EconomyThe summer spike in gas prices has drivers feeling the pain at the pump, but that financial stress could be rippling through the rest of the economy as well.
Federal Sandy Aid To Cover Backup Generators At Some New York Gas StationsGov. Andrew Cuomo announced federal relief money will help gas stations pay for electrical wiring to use generators that would keep gas flowing during power outages.
Drivers On Long Island Change Habits To Keep Up With Rising Gas CostsThe average price for a gallon of gas has jumped twenty-seven cents since Christmas and has hit a season high. Families are running fewer errands and spending more time shopping at malls, trying to get necessities from several stores at once.
Long Lines And Short Tempers Persist At Gas Stations As Fuel Shortage ContinuesFuel delivery and distribution problems caused by Sandy have been easing and more gas is on its way into the area, according to the governor.
Christie: N.J. Is Working Hard To Restore Power To AllNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Sunday afternoon that he was working hard to get power back to everyone in the state as soon as possible, and that the state was preparing for a Nor’easter coming later in the week, even though it would “obviously be a huge pain.”
Patience Wears Thin For Some New York Area Residents As Power Returns For OthersMore New Yorkers awoke Saturday to power being restored for the first time since Superstorm Sandy pummeled the region, but patience was wearing thin among those who have been without power for most of the week.
Drivers Waiting For 6 Hours At Midtown Gas Station Speaking at a news conference, Gov. Cuomo acknowledged there is a shortage of fuel, but said “there is no reason to panic.” Try telling that to drivers at the Hess station at 44th Street and 10th Ave.
Troopers Deployed To N.J. Gas Stations As Frustration, Massive Lines Form At The PumpFilling up the tank has been a nightmare for area drivers since the storm hit. Overnight and into Thursday morning, drivers looking for fuel were met with incredibly long lines at the gas pump.
New Fuel Economy Measures Likely To Mean More Expensive CarsLike it or not, the government's upcoming fuel economy standards plans have been formally revealed.
Report: Gaps Around Air Conditioners In NYC Buildings Are CostlyA new study said that poorly fitted air conditioning units cost New York City buildings millions of dollars a year in extra fuel consumption. The study by the Urban Green Council was set to be released Thursday.