diesel price outlook
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel, Gas Prices Creep Upward

Trucks arrive at a Pilot Flying J for fuel TT File Photo

The nationwide average price of diesel fuel increased by one penny to $3.268 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported Sept. 17.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
September 17, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Inches Up 0.6¢ to $3.258 a Gallon

Tractor-trailers pull in for diesel to a truck stop at night David C. Worley/Flickr

The U.S. average retail price of diesel inched up 0.6 cent to $3.258 a gallon, while crude oil prices fell amid questions over supplies in light of looming sanctions against Iran.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
September 10, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Price of Diesel Nudges Up as Industry Seems Resolved to Higher Costs

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The national average retail price of diesel fuel increased by 2.6 cents, pushing the weekly average to $3.252 a gallon, according to the U.S. Energy Department’s weekly report released Sept. 4. Trucking’s main fuel now costs 49.4 cents a gallon more than it did a year ago, when it was $2.758 a gallon.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
September 4, 2018
Fuel

Diesel Dips 0.3¢ to $3.223

Diesel pumps TT File Photo

The U.S. average retail price of diesel inched down 0.3 cent to $3.223 a gallon, while crude oil prices were lower despite ongoing tensions over trade and the Middle East.

Transport Topics
August 6, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Creeps Up 0.6¢ to $3.226

A Shell fuel station takes a delivery Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel crept up 0.6 cent to $3.226 a gallon while crude oil prices jumped higher as Middle East tensions continued.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
July 30, 2018
Business, Fuel

As Harvey Rages in Texas, Diesel Starts to Climb

Harvey impacts Texas refinery Tankers enter a Marathon refinery in Texas City before Harvey hit. (F. Carter Smith/Bloomberg News)

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 0.9 cent to $2.605 a gallon as Hurricane Harvey wound down to a tropical storm after it disrupted oil production platforms and fuel refineries along the Gulf Coast of Texas before inundating Houston.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
August 28, 2017
Business, Fuel

Diesel to Average $3.92 This Year, DOE Says

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Diesel fuel will average $3.92 a gallon this year, about equal to its current pump price, the Department of Energy reported.

Transport Topics
August 6, 2013