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Diesel Rises Again, Adds 2.4¢ to Reach $3.157 a Gallon

Diesel Fuel Only Atomic Taco/Flickr

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fuel rose 2.4 cents to $3.157 a gallon, the sixth straight week that the trucking industry’s main fuel has increased in price, according to the weekly report from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
April 30, 2018
Business, Fuel

Diesel Jumps 6.1¢ to $3.104 a Gallon in Single Biggest Increase of Year

Fuel hoses David Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel jumped 6.1 cents — the largest single increase of the year — to $3.104 a gallon as oil climbed past $68 a barrel amid signs the supply glut is fading.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
April 16, 2018
Fuel

Diesel Falls 2.3¢ to $3.063 Per Gallon

Trucks fuel up at a Pilot Flying J John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fell 2.3 cents to $3.063 a gallon while oil dipped below $60 a barrel in the face of market concerns over increasing domestic production.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
February 12, 2018
Business

Diesel Rises 4.5¢ to $3.070 a Gallon

Trucks fuel up at a Pilot Flying J John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The U.S. average retail price of diesel popped 4.5 cents to $3.070 as oil increased to more than $65 a barrel.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 29, 2018
Business, Fuel

Diesel Hits Three-Year High, Rises 3.2¢ to $3.028 a Gallon

Diesel John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 3.2 cents to $3.028, its highest price in three years.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 16, 2018
Fuel

Frigid Weather Pushes Diesel Up 7¢ to $2.973 Per Gallon

Driver fuels his rig Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel jumped 7 cents to $2.973, amid bitter cold wind chills across much of the country that boosted demand for distillate fuel, which includes heating oil and ultra-low-sulfur diesel.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 2, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Inches Up 0.2¢ to $2.903; Oil Nears $60 a Barrel

Trucks fuel up at a California stop TT File Photo

The U.S. average retail price of diesel inched up 0.2 cent to $2.903, as oil climbed over $59 a barrel to the highest level since June 2015 amid forecasts of tighter supplies.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
December 26, 2017
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Dips 0.4¢ to $2.922 a Gallon

Diesel pumps at Petro truck stop Richard Hurd

The U.S. average retail price of diesel dipped 0.4 cent to $2.922 a gallon as oil prices also slipped as domestic and foreign producers squared off over how to manage production.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
December 4, 2017
Fuel

Diesel Rises 1 Cent to $2.797 Per Gallon

Truck fueled with diesel Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fuel increased 1 cent to $2.797 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported Oct. 23.

Transport Topics
October 23, 2017
Fuel

Diesel Drops 1.6¢ to $2.776, Oil Rises on Expectations of More Cuts

Trucks fuel at a Love's truck stop TT File Photo

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fell 1.6 cents to $2.776 a gallon, and oil pushed over $50 a barrel amid reports of possible further reductions in supply.

Transport Topics
October 10, 2017

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