Wednesday, May 14, 2008

$6,000 a Year on Gas

Get Ready to Spend $6,000 a Year on Gas | AlterNet
In 2003, with oil approaching $40 per barrel, the average US family spent about $1,900 (4.8 percent of its income) on natural gas, heating oil, and gasoline. But today at the $120 per barrel level, a family will spend about $6,000 a year or about 15 percent of total annual income, Wescott's report predicts.

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