Diesel Fuel Price

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
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 1.4¢ to $2.926 a Gallon as Oil Climbs

Truck is fueled at the pump Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel jumped 1.4 cents to $2.926 a gallon as oil rose above $58 a barrel.

Transport Topics
November 27, 2017
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

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