Diesel Fuel Price
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Climbs 3.3¢ to $2.915 a Gallon

Diesel truck stop John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 3.3 cents to $2.915 a gallon as oil hovered near $57 a barrel amid mounting talk of the glut of oil receding.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
November 13, 2017
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Jumps 6.3¢ to $2.882 a Gallon

Diesel truck stop Rodger Hinson/Flickr

The U.S. average retail price of diesel jumped 6.3 cents to $2.882 a gallon as oil climbed to its highest price since June 2015.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
November 6, 2017
Fuel

Diesel Climbs 1.1¢ to $2.787

Trucks fuel at a Pilot Flying J David C. Worley/Flickr

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 1.1 cents to $2.787 a gallon as oil prices increased along with Middle East tensions when opposing forces in Iraq clashed over control of the city of Kirkuk and nearby oil fields.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
October 16, 2017
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Dips 1.6 Cents

Diesel truck stop Richard Hurd

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fell 1.6 cents to $2.786 a gallon as efforts to resupply fuel networks in areas struck by recent hurricanes continued, experts said.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
September 18, 2017
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Jumps 4.4 Cents to $2.802 a Gallon

Diesel truck stop Lars Plougmann/Flickr

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 4.4 cents to $2.802 a gallon on the heels of Hurricane Irma slamming into Florida on Sept. 10 and disrupting fuel supplies there.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
September 11, 2017
Business, Fuel

Diesel Soars 15.3 Cents to $2.758 a Gallon; Gas Up 28 Cents

Fuel pumps Eric Gay/AP

The U.S. average retail price of diesel vaulted 15.3 cents to $2.758 a gallon — its largest jump in 6½ years — as demand spiked while refineries in the Houston area reported difficulty restarting operations after the stubborn flood left by Hurricane Harvey.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
September 5, 2017
Government, Fuel

Diesel Climbs 1.7¢ to $2.598 a Gallon for Seventh Consecutive Gain

Diesel John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 1.7 cents to $2.598 in the seventh consecutive weekly rise for trucking's main fuel.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
August 14, 2017
Government, Fuel

Diesel Continues Upward Trend, Rises 5 Cents to $2.581

Diesel Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel jumped 5 cents to $2.581 in the sixth consecutive increase for trucking's main fuel.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
August 7, 2017
Government, Fuel

Diesel Jumps 2.4¢ to $2.531 a Gallon in Fifth Consecutive Increase

Diesel Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel climbed 2.4 cents to $2.531 as the cost of crude broke past $50 a barrel.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
July 31, 2017
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Rises 1.6¢ to $2.507 as Oil Prices Reach Two-Month High

diesel fuel mobil truck Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 1.6 cents to $2.507 as crude climbed later in the week of July 24 to its highest price in nearly two months and Saudi Arabia announced it would make additional cuts in oil production, experts said.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
July 27, 2017

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