Recovering Economy Could Mean Higher Oil Prices 

Energy officials in Maine says that with the economy recovering, the oil prices are going to be pushed up.According to the Governor’s Office of Energy Independence and Security, the average price for home heating oil rose to $2.78 per gallon, up two cents from last week. The office’s weekly survey found the lowest price of $2.47 per gallon in western Maine and highest price of $3.25 per gallon in the eastern part of the state.