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Californians Overcharged $4.5 Billion For Gasoline “Gouging Gap” Since Price Spike Began; Gas Prices Set To Climb Even More

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9. July 2015

Californians Overcharged $4.5 Billion For Gasoline “Gouging Gap” Since Price Spike Began; Gas Prices Set To Climb Even More

Californian drivers, who have paid an average of 74 cents more per gallon at the pump than drivers nationwide, have shelled out $4.5 billion more for their gasoline than US drivers from February to June, Consumer Watchdog said today.

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New report documents problems at Big Oil U

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14. October 2010

New report documents problems at Big Oil U

Big Oil has flooded campuses with millions of dollars to pay for clean energy research at American universities, undermining tradition academic values and potentially furthering a narrow commercial research agenda, according to a report released Thursday by the Center for American Progress. Jennifer Washburn shows how Big Oil has underwritten research at top-tier universities with few protections for scientific objectivity or scholarly independence.

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