Government, Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

DOE Provides $128 Million for Electrified Truck Development

Volvo SuperTruck at 2016 MCE Volvo's SuperTruck on display at American Trucking Associations' 2016 Management Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

The Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy is providing funding to five original equipment manufacturers as part of its SuperTruck 3 initiative.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
November 5, 2021
Government, Business, Technology, Safety, Fuel, Autonomous

DOE Announces $59 Million for Vehicle Technology Research

Vehicle technology research includes many electric vehicle projects. Getty Images

The U.S. Department of Energy announced it is devoting $59 million to 43 projects that will explore advanced vehicle technology research.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
August 27, 2019
Business, Fuel

Diesel Slips 0.2¢ to $2.596 a Gallon

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The U.S. average retail price of diesel dipped 0.2 cent to $2.596 as crude oil prices were flat from the week before and failed to clear $48 a barrel amid forecasts U.S. shale oil production will set a record in September, experts said.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
August 21, 2017

Diesel Rises Again, Up 6¢ to $2.357


The U.S. retail diesel average jumped 6 cents to $2.357, the Department of Energy said, increasing for the 13th time in 14 weeks.

May 23, 2016

DOE Lowers Diesel-Price Forecast to $3.07


Diesel will average $3.07 a gallon next year, the Department of Energy said Dec. 9, lowering its most recent forecast by 31 cents.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
December 9, 2014