NEW YORK, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Crude oil prices climbed sharply during the weekend, headed for $89 per barrel Monday on renewed tension between Israelis and Palestinians
On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate crude oil added $2.03 to reach $88.95 per barrel. Reformulated blendstock gasoline gained 0.45 cents to $2.7506 per gallon. Home heating oil prices added 0.75 cents to $3.0826 per gallon.
Natural gas prices added 1.9 cents to $3.738 per million British thermal units.
At the pump, the national average price of unleaded gasoline fell to $3.416 per gallon from Sunday's $3.418, AAA said.
|Additional Business News Stories|
BRUSSELS, May 22 (UPI) --The European Union will carefully weigh the risks of shale gas development this year but also needs to stem high energy prices, the EU's energy chief says.
SANTIAGO, Chile, May 21 (UPI) --More than $4 billion of cash reserved for Chilean military procurement remains unspent because of mysterious workings of funding arrangements.