N.Y. AG Sues Four Stations, Settles With 25

Accused of gouging customers in Westchester, NYC, Long Island after Sandy

Published in CSP Daily News

Eric Schneiderman

In New York City:

Alliance Energy/Lukoil, Bronx.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: 82 cents
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.93
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 135%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $5.39

E-Z Station Inc./Mobil, Long Island City.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: $1.03
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $2.08
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 102%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.89

On Long Island:

SJM Petroleum/BP, Farmingdale.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: 93 cents
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.65
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 77%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.59

BP/Lightning Petroleum, Smithtown.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: 92 cents
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.54
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 67%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.48

BP/King of Sunrise Inc., Valley Stream.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: 95 cents
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.59
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 67%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.59

Broadway Auto Care, Lynbrook.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: $1.10
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.54
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 40%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.34

CITGO, Farmingville.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: 93 cents
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.44
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 55%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.29

United Technical Group Inc./Sunoco, Baldwin.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: 77 cents
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.13
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 46%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.19

Greenvale Oil Inc./BP, Elmont.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: 82 cents
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.23
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 50%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.20

CITGO, Bay Shore.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: $1.05
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.63
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after the storm: 55%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.49

East End Marketing, North Bellmore.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: $1.07
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.52
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 42%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.31

East End Marketing Corp., Farmingdale.

  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price prior to storm: $1.08
  • Difference between wholesale price and retail price immediately following storm: $1.53
  • Increase in wholesale/retail spread before and after storm: 41%
  • Retail price immediately following storm: $4.32
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