Why are gas prices dropping in El Paso and Las Cruces?

El Paso News

Gas prices continue to go down, both locally and nationally.

According to AAA, the average price for a gallon of regular gas in El Paso is at $2.11.

That’s 43 cents cheaper than this time last month.

Over in Las Cruces, the average price for a gallon of regular gas is at $2.32. That’s still lower than the national average at 2.41.

KTSM spoke with UTEP Economics professor, Dr. Tom Fullerton to find out why?

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