Zelenskyy calls for sanctions on Russian nuclear industry amid ‘disaster’ warning

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy called for sanctions on the Russian nuclear industry and nuclear fuel after an atomic power plant in Ukraine was shelled. “Russian nuclear terror requires a stronger response from the international community, [including] sanctions on the Russian nuclear industry and nuclear fuel,” he said on Twitter after speaking with European Council President … Read more

National Average Price Of Gas Drops To Nearly $4 Per Gallon, AAA Says

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There continues to be less pain at the pump as prices plummet. According to AAA, the national average price of gas is now $4.08 per gallon. That is down 13 cents since Monday. In Delaware, the average could fall below $4 soon. AAA says the downward trend is likely to continue due … Read more

Energy price cap to update every 3 months as families face £3700 bills

T he energy price cap will update every three months, it was announced on Thursday, as household bills are expected to hit almost £4,000 next year. Regulator Ofgem confirmed the maximum unit rate companies can charge for gas and electric will be updated quarterly, rather than every six months. It warned customers face a “very … Read more

Moldova’s ex-president seeks snap elections as gas prices soar

Moldova’s pro-Russian ex-president called for snap presidential and parliamentary elections on Tuesday, amid soaring natural gas prices.  Opposition leader Igor Dodon told the country’s pro-Western government to go to Moscow to negotiate cheaper natural gas from Russia, a day after it was announced the country’s gas price had risen 47% in August. Dodon, who yields considerable influence … Read more

Sales of electric heaters soar in Germany amid winter gas crisis fears

Sales of electric heaters have surged as Germans prepare for a possible energy crisis this winter.  Some 600,000 heaters were sold in Germany in the first six months of 2022, according to market research firm GFK – a 35% increase from the same period last year. “There has been a huge increase in sales of … Read more

Men doused with gasoline during possible bias-motivated crime

AURORA, Colo. (KDVR) — Police are investigating what they are calling a bias-motivated crime after a man was sprayed with gasoline at a convenience store. When a man walked into the Rocket convenience store a the Phillips 66 gas station on July 23, a clerk behind the counter said she knew there were going to … Read more

Abandoned West Philly home catches fire shortly after 154 gallons of gas found inside

Philadelphia firefighters put out a blaze Tuesday morning at an abandoned house in West Philadelphia less than 12 hours after 154 plastic containers filled with gasoline were found inside. The fire started around 9:50 a.m. at a house on the 100 block of North 59th Street. Firefighters contained the blaze by 10:30 a.m., but three … Read more

California not counting methane leaks from idle wells

California claims to know how much climate-warming gas is going into the air from within its borders. It’s the law: California limits climate pollution and each year the limits get stricter. The state has also been a major oil and gas producer for more than a century, and authorities are well aware some 35,000 old, … Read more

Europe’s looming coal crisis

Press play to listen to this article Move over gas — there’s a new energy shortage in town. As Europe faces its worst energy crunch in decades amid the war in Ukraine, national capitals have been scrambling to shore up their gas reserves ahead of the winter. But another fuel could also soon be in … Read more

Average San Diego County Gas Price Drops to Lowest Amount Since March 9

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County dropped Tuesday for the 41st consecutive day since rising to a record, decreasing 2.7 cents to $5.671, its lowest amount since March 9. The average price has decreased 70.2 cents during the streak, including 1 cent Monday, according to figures from … Read more