NC Less Worried About Gas Prices as Colonial Pipeline Announces That it Will Re-open Monday Night Following Hurricane Ida

Managers from nearly a dozen North Carolina oil and gas companies told ABC 11 in Durham that they are not too concerned about potential fuel shortages or skyrocketing prices emanating from Hurricane Ida, which hammered the Gulf Coast and led to the Colonial Pipeline briefly pausing output. Triple A says Motorists will likely see some fluctuation in gas prices heading into Labor Day weekend because of Ida’s effects on the Gulf Coast,” but nothing too dramatic.