diesel
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Leaps 6.8¢ to $3.239 a Gallon; California Nears $4

Speedway station in Zelienople, Pa. Speedway station in Zelienople, Pa., by Keith Srakocic/AP

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fuel surged 6.8 cents to $3.239 a gallon, the eighth straight week that trucking’s main fuel has gone up in price, according to the weekly report from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration on May 14.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
May 14, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Cargo Ships May Switch to Diesel Fuel by 2020

Cargo Ship The Taicang Dragon container ship at the Port of Los Angeles by Tim Rue/Bloomberg

A move to curtail emissions produced by cargo ships and cruise liners could in a few years put new pressure on prices and supplies of diesel fuel.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
May 8, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Up for Seventh Straight Week, Adds 1.4¢ to $3.171 a Gallon

Trucks refuel Richard Hurd/Flickr

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fuel rose 1.4 cents to $3.171 a gallon, the seventh straight week 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
May 7, 2018
Fuel

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, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Bosch Claims Breakthrough That Can Save Diesel Engines

Alex Kraus/Bloomberg News

Robert Bosch GmbH said its engineers have developed a new diesel-exhaust system that cuts emissions far below legal limits taking effect in 2020 and can help automakers avoid potential driving bans in Europe that threaten to doom the engine technology.

Christoph Rauwald | Bloomberg News
April 25, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

While Trump Has His Eye on Gasoline, Diesel Price Is Sneaking Up

Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS

As national average gasoline pump prices climb to near $3 a gallon for the first time since late 2014, the President Donald Trump made it known that he won’t stand for OPEC’s cartel tricks. Bad news, Mr. President: Diesel prices are there.

Laura Blewitt | Bloomberg News
April 23, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Average Essentially Flat, Rising Just 0.1¢ to $3.043 a Gallon

tanker truck Matthew Stover/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 0.1 cent to $3.043 as oil remained near $63 a barrel amid ongoing uncertainty over a U.S. trade war with China.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
April 9, 2018
Fuel

Diesel Jumps 3.8¢ to $3.010 a Gallon

diesel truck tanker TT file photo

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 3.8 cents to $3.010 as the potential for conflict in the Middle East rose, lifting the price of crude above $65. It was the first increase in the average price of diesel after six consecutive declines that saw the price per gallon drop by 11.4 cents since Feb. 5.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
March 26, 2018
Fuel

Diesel Dips 0.4¢ to $2.972; Oil Settles at $63 a Barrel

isydiavibes/Flickr

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fell 0.4 cent to $2.972 as energy production in the U.S. remained strong and the price of crude oil stalled near $62 a barrel.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
March 19, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Price Declines 3.6¢ a Gallon

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

The U.S. retail diesel average declined 3.6 cents to $3.027 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported Feb. 20.

Staff and Wire Reports
February 20, 2018

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