fuel prices
Fuel

Diesel Rises 1 Cent to $2.797 Per Gallon

Truck fueled with diesel Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fuel increased 1 cent to $2.797 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported Oct. 23.

Transport Topics
October 23, 2017
Fuel

Diesel Drops 1.6¢ to $2.776, Oil Rises on Expectations of More Cuts

Trucks fuel at a Love's truck stop TT File Photo

The U.S. average retail price of diesel fell 1.6 cents to $2.776 a gallon, and oil pushed over $50 a barrel amid reports of possible further reductions in supply.

Transport Topics
October 10, 2017
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 | Staff Reporter
August 21, 2017
Government, Business, Fuel

Diesel Rises 1¢ to $2.491; Gasoline Drops 1.9¢ to $2.278

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The U.S. average diesel price rose 1 cent to $2.491, the Department of Energy said July 17.

Laurie Wiegler | Staff Reporter
July 20, 2017
Business

Confidence Among Consumers Falls as Elation Over Lower Fuel Prices Wanes

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Consumer confidence fell more than forecast in February as the initial elation over a drop in fuel prices waned and Americans grew less optimistic about prospects for employment and income.

Victoria Stilwell | Bloomberg News
February 24, 2015