They say that the blood of the Earth is black: oil moves the world. Even in the current era in which there are technologies that take full advantage of alternative energy, it continues to do so. The good thing is that fossil fuels are in extinction; the bad thing is that we will still have to support its use for a few more years / decades.
And given that prices will remain high, it's time to pull imagination and science. Science like the one behind several mobile apps that serve something great for the suffering driver: find cheap gas stations with the lowest prices. In itself their science is that they are applications that compare fuel prices at different gas stations in seconds on a map, and that can lead to saving you up to 10 cents per liter, 10 euros per deposit, which makes a difference when filling the deposit without a doubt.
Gasoline and Diesel in Spain
Gasoline and Diesel Spain allows you Find the gas stations in Spain with the best prices on all types of fuels: Petrol 95, Petrol 95 No Protection, Petrol 98, Diesel, Enhanced Diesel, Diesel B, Diesel C, Biodiesel, Bioethanol, LPG and CNG. The app initially shows you the best prices of Gasoline 95 in 15 km around, but you can customize everything you need, such as showing the gas stations in a list or represented on a map; activate automatic or manual location; or calculate a route and show all the gas stations along the way.
It also has a search system with filter of favorite brands in which you like to refuel, and "Prices are taken directly from the website of the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism."
Now in Petrol: Cheap Gas Stations
‘Save on Gasoline’ is a simple and very easy to use application that shows the price of the nearest gas stations to your location and the cheapest ones. With this free information you can Save up to € 10 every time you fill the deposit. You can plan the report in advance with the new route manager, which shows the cheap gas stations close to the established route. And if you are away from home and do not know the area, It will take you to the nearest gas station.
GasAll: Gas stations in Spain
An app that has been active since 2008, GasAll is the pioneer in terms of cheap gas station applications. Facilitating updated price information, indicating the distance and the fastest route to get to the gas station, the app shows the gas stations closest to your position or those in any part of Spain thanks to its search engine by address or by area. You can benefit from promotions, check previous gas prices to calculate when there will be the lowest price and Search stations even for the consumption and capacity of your car's tank.
OCU Gas Station Calculator
The OCU conducted last August a study of fuel prices in Spain in which it identifies significant savings of up to 300 euros for gasoline vehicles and 250 euros for diesel vehicles. When analyzing the data collected in each province, comparing the most expensive with the cheapest, the result of the average savings that the consumer can obtain is 17% in gasoline and 18% in diesel. In some provinces the savings may be greater.
In Girona, for example, for cars with a gasoline engine, the savings can be up to 26%. The same percentage found in Granada for diesel engines. In the case of the Canary Islands, the average savings reach 34% due to factors such as insularity, distribution costs and special taxation applied in the islands. The provinces in which less savings can be achieved are Teruel and Lugo in the case of gasoline with a saving of 10% and this same Galician province in the case of diesel with a saving of 11%.
Facing ffacilitate consumer savings, the OCU has a Online tool in the form of a gas station calculator to find the cheapest one near your home. It shows information not only of diesel and gasoline, but of liquefied gases (LPG) and biodiesel. You just have to put the address of your house, the fuel type what are you looking for, the tank capacity of your car or motorcycle, and the space in kilometers of the search area. With those 4 data, the calculator will look for the cheapest gas stations near you.