Daily Archives: January 8, 2010

Temperatures Down; Fuel Up: Supply and Demand

Colder weather has been driving up fuel prices. Even if consumers keep their thermostats at the recommended 68F, homes, offices, hospitals, etc. have to work harder to maintain those same temperatures. “Working harder” equates to more fuel being used. More fuel being used not just in the somewhat-cooler-than-comfortable buildings and residences but in the supply […]