Diesel Fuel Price

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
Government, Fuel

Diesel Rises 1.6¢ to $2.507; Crude Inches Up to $47

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The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 1.6 cents to $2.507 as crude prices inched up toward $47 a barrel after Saudi Arabia said it would make additional cuts in its own production.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
July 24, 2017
Government, Fuel

Diesel Rises 1¢ to $2.491; U.S. Shale Produces 5.58 Million Barrels a Day

truck stop diesel Mériol Lehmann/Flickr

The U.S. average diesel price has risen a cent to $2.491, the Department of Energy said July 17. The fuel has increased 2.6 cents over three weeks.

Laurie Wiegler | Staff Reporter
July 17, 2017
Fuel

Diesel Rises 0.9¢ for Second Consecutive Gain

Diesel Rises 0.9 cent after four straight declines Thinkstock

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 0.9 cent to $2.481, while oil prices failed to reclaim ground after a sharp drop a week earlier.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
July 10, 2017
Business, Fuel

Diesel Fuel Average Price Dips 2¢ to $4.104 a Gallon After Commodity Prices ‘Crash’

The average price for a gallon of U.S. retail diesel declined last week for only the third time this year, dipping 2 cents to $4.104, the Department of Energy reported.

May 16, 2011

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