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Diesel Inches Higher to $3.163 a Gallon

Diesel TT File Photo

The U.S. average retail price of diesel rose 0.3 cent to $3.163 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported, while crude climbed to $63.14, the highest level in almost three weeks amid opposing supply-and-demand signals.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
May 20, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Climbs 0.2¢ to $3.171

Diesel pump Diesel now costs exactly the same as it did a year ago, the Department of Energy said. (Thinkstock)

The U.S. average retail price of diesel climbed 0.2 cent to $3.171 a gallon, as crude oil prices settled below $63 amid international tensions, the Department of Energy reported May 6.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
May 6, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Jumps 2.9¢ a Gallon to $3.147

Diesel Getty Images

The U.S. average retail price of diesel climbed 2.9 cents to $3.147 a gallon, and crude oil prices pushed past $65 a barrel to post a six-month high, the Department of Energy reported April 22.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
April 22, 2019
Business, Equipment, Fuel

Diesel Prices May Increase as Cargo Industry Makes 2020 Fuel Switch, Experts Say

Diesel Prices A refinery and a pump jack in an oil field near Corpus Christi, Texas. (Eddie Seal/Bloomberg News)

The looming adoption of a mandate that will require maritime vessels to burn cleaner fuel is projected to put upward pressure on diesel prices next year, but transportation experts are more concerned about how the change will affect the supply of diesel fuel for trucks.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
April 3, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Trump Attacks OPEC Again, Warning Against High Oil Prices

OPEC Ali Mohammadi/Bloomberg News

President Donald Trump resumed his attacks on OPEC, saying the world is too fragile to handle a price hike and urging the cartel to “relax and take it easy.”

Bloomberg News
February 25, 2019
Business, Fuel

Envirosafe Launches E-Cube Mobile Bulk Fuel Storage Option

Envirosafe Tanks, a Florida-based above-ground fuel storage system manufacturer, has launched E-Cube Mobile, which targets customers looking to transport bulk fuel with portable storage tanks.

February 5, 2019
Business, Fuel

Diesel Rises a Whisker to $2.966 a Gallon

Truck at a Pilot fueling stop isydiavibes/Flickr

The U.S. average retail price of diesel increased ever so slightly the week of Feb. 4, rising to $2.966 a gallon, one-tenth of a cent higher than last week.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
February 4, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Fuel

Testing Fuel-Saving Technologies

Fuel-Saving Technologies Ron Hall, vice president of equipment and fuel at C.R. England, says he assigns little weight to fuel-savings claims by manufacturers and suppliers. (C.R. England)

As fleets know, many variables can affect test results for truck fuel-saving technologies and practices.

Steve Brawner | Contributing Writer
January 25, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Falls for 14th Consecutive Week

Diesel John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 1.1 cents to $2.965 a gallon for the week of Jan. 21, despite an increase in crude oil prices to $53 per barrel, or $3 higher than a week before.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 22, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Down 3.7¢ to $2.976 a Gallon in 13th Straight Decline

Kenworth trucks fuel up Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel dropped 3.7 cents to $2.976 a gallon, the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported Jan. 14, even as crude oil prices climbed above $50 per barrel.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
January 15, 2019

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