fuel

Government, Business, Fuel

National Diesel Average Slips by 0.6¢ to $2.435

Diesel Getty Images

The national average price of diesel fell by six-tenths of a cent to $2.435 a gallon, according to the Energy Information Administration. The weekly report was released Sept. 8, a day later than usual because of the Labor Day holiday.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
September 8, 2020
Government, Business, Fuel, Breaking News

Oil Price Turns Negative in Historic First; Diesel’s Decline Continues

Price of diesel continues slipping Tanker trucks are filled with gasoline at the Valero Energy Corp. oil refinery in Memphis, Tenn. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News)

The price of oil dropped to its lowest level in history April 20, sinking into negative pricing as oil supplies are beginning to overwhelm the globe’s storage capacity.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
April 20, 2020
Government, Business, Technology, Fuel

Diesel Fuel Market Stable as IMO Mandate Takes Hold

Container ship Getty Images

One month after the International Maritime Organization’s mandate prohibiting the use of heavily polluting bunker fuel in cargo and cruise ships began, oil industry analysts said the diesel fuel market is stable.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
January 28, 2020
Government, Business, Equipment, Fuel

Shipping’s Big Bang Sends Two Global Industries Spinning

Shipping A containership at the Port of Long Beach, Calif. (Tim Rue/Bloomberg News)

Starting Jan. 1, the vast majority of the world’s ships were forced to change the fuel they use. Some big winners — and potential losers — are starting to emerge from what was a historic switch for the world’s oil refining and maritime industries.

Jack Wittels | Bloomberg News
January 14, 2020
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Climbs 0.1¢ to $3.074 a Gallon

A driver fills a tank with diesel Diesel edged up 0.1 cent. Trucking's main fuel costs 20.8 cents less than it did a year ago. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 0.1 cent to $3.074 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported Nov. 18.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
November 18, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Climbs 1.1 Cents to $3.073 a Gallon

Fuel Drivers fuel their trucks. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 1.1 cents to $3.073 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported Nov. 12, the day after the national Veterans Day holiday.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
November 12, 2019
Fuel

Reduce Your Fleet’s Fuel Consumption

Reduce Your Fleet’s Fuel Consumption

In this MiX Telematics white paper, we discuss the large impact of fuel costs on fleets, how to measure fuel consumption, the factors that influence fuel consumption and 7 ways you can easily reduce fuel costs.

October 3, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Sees Slight Price Increase as Analysts Study Impact of Saudi Damage

Trucker pumping diesel into purple truck The price of diesel rose for the first time in 10 weeks. (Thinkstock Images)

Even while oil industry analysts are assessing the damage to Saudi Arabia’s oil field from an aerial attack Sept. 14, the nationwide price of diesel fuel climbed by 1.6 cents to $2.987 per gallon, according to the U.S. Department of Energy report Sept. 16.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
September 16, 2019
Fuel

Diesel Techs Confirm Performance of Biodiesel Blends

Diesel Techs Confirm Performance of Biodiesel Blends

If you have concerns about switching to biodiesel blends, hearing an experienced diesel technician’s opinion might help. After all, who knows diesel engines better? Read this white paper to hear from experienced techs on how well biodiesel performs for their fleets.

September 1, 2019
Business, Fuel

Diesel Falls 0.2¢ to $3.032 a Gallon

Diesel pump Thinkstock

The U.S. average retail price of diesel continued to drop Aug. 5, falling 0.2 cent to $3.032 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported July 29.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
August 5, 2019

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