Massachusetts Gas Prices Spiking After Damaging Winter Weather

Refinery outages were reported in Texas after the extreme weather there.

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- Gas prices in Massachusetts up $0.09 over the past week. And you can blame the extreme winter weather in Texas. AAA says gas prices now average to $2.56 a gallon. Experts say right now nearly 40% of crude oil production in the US has simply stopped because the refineries are closed. Those refineries are expected to resume operations though this week.