Gasoline Price Inflated by Ethanol in Oil Boom

Gasoline Price Inflated by Ethanol in Oil Boom

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A customer fills his vehicle with fuel at a gas station in Princeton, Illinois. Gasoline at the pump, averaged nationwide, has risen to $3.697 a gallon, or 15 percent higher than its December low, according to Heathrow, Florida-based AAA, the largest U.S. motoring group.