Officials hope 'winter-blend' gas wil...

Officials hope 'winter-blend' gas will drop prices

There are 7 comments on the Connecticut Post story from Oct 9, 2012, titled Officials hope 'winter-blend' gas will drop prices. In it, Connecticut Post reports that:

State leaders - and drivers - hope to see gasoline prices drop soon, now that California officials have approved the release of "winter-blend" fuel that is expected to help bolster the state's supplies.

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“AVAUNCEZ!!”

Since: Aug 07

Eldora Iowa

#1 Oct 9, 2012
How 'bout you just use one blend, like the rest of the US?

SIR LANCELOT

“I just hate stupid people”

Since: Apr 07

DEEP SOUTHERN ILLINOIS

#2 Oct 9, 2012
California is the craziest liberal state in the union, i believe they actually use 57 different blends to conform with the wide range of laws in that state.
goose

Chicago, IL

#3 Oct 9, 2012
I thought winter blend used more ethanol which uses corn. Corn priced will go through the roof with the low production because of no rain.

Since: Nov 08

Location hidden

#4 Oct 9, 2012
This is Obama's fault. Why are we giving America's greatest Hoax a pass on this?

Since: May 11

Location hidden

#5 Oct 9, 2012
Eighthman wrote:
This is Obama's fault. Why are we giving America's greatest Hoax a pass on this?
You are Topix's greatest Hoax, Gravediggers.

Since: Jan 07

Location hidden

#6 Oct 9, 2012
It is proven that blended gasoline reduces fuel economy. Reduced fuel economy means more fill ups. More fill ups means more pollution.

E10 3-4% drop in MPG
E85 10-15% drop in MPG

Gotta love the idiocy of CA.
Justin

Richmond, VA

#7 Oct 9, 2012
Winter-Blend to the rescue!

Talk about a manufactored crisis ...

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