Diesel Fuel Price

Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Down 3.7¢ to $2.976 a Gallon in 13th Straight Decline

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The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 3.7 cents to $2.976 a gallon, the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported Jan. 14, even as crude oil prices climbed above $50 per barrel.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 15, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Average Price of Diesel Drops 4.4¢ to $3.077 a Gallon

A tanker fills underground storage tanks with fuel Matthew Staver/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 4.4 cents to $3.077 a gallon, the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported, as crude oil prices lingered below $50 per barrel.

Staff and Wire Reports
December 27, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Drops 5.4¢ to $3.207

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The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 5.4 cents to $3.207 a gallon, the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported Dec. 3, as crude oil prices fluctuated but remained below $55 per barrel.

Transport Topics
December 3, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Jumps 1.9¢ to $3.226

Diesel tanker Mathew Staver/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel jumped 1.9 cents to $3.226 a gallon, while crude oil prices rose amid supply concerns.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
August 27, 2018
Business, Fuel

Diesel Slips 0.6¢ to $3.217

Diesel tanker Matthew Staver/Bloomberg

The U.S. average retail price of diesel inched down 0.6 cent to $3.217 a gallon while crude oil prices fell amid ongoing international currency and political issues that could sap demand.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
August 13, 2018
Fuel

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

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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
Government, Fuel

Diesel Slips 1.6¢ to $2.976 a Gallon

Diesel tanker with Trucking Moves America Forward banner Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fell 1.6 cents to $2.976 as the price of a barrel of crude slipped to $61 as analysts expected U.S. production to continue at a high level. Trucking’s main fuel has seen five consecutive declines totaling 11 cents.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
March 12, 2018
Business, Fuel

Diesel Drops 1.5¢ to $2.992 a Gallon

Diesel fuel hose Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. retail diesel average dropped 1.5 cents to $2.992 a gallon, its fourth consecutive decline, the Department of Energy reported March 5.

Staff and Wire Reports
March 5, 2018
Fuel

Diesel Down 2¢ to $3.007

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The U.S. average retail price of diesel fell 2 cents to $3.007 as crude oil prices rose amid optimism that the economy and energy use would climb along with recent gains in stock prices. Later in the week, oil slipped on rising U.S. inventory levels.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
February 26, 2018
Government, Fuel

Diesel Drops 1.2¢ to $2.910 a Gallon

Diesel fuel Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel slipped 1.2 cents to $2.910 a gallon as oil prices closed in on $58 a barrel — but then forecasts for U.S. oil production pointed to record volumes next year, causing oil prices to ease some.

Transport Topics
December 11, 2017

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