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Nation’s Diesel Prices Down Nearly 70 Cents Per Gallon from a Year Ago

December 30, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News

Diesel fuel prices for the nation’s truck drivers are down nearly 70 cents from a year ago last week, according to figures released Monday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). The average pump price for a gallon of diesel last week was $3.213 across the nation, which was 6.8 [...]

Average Diesel Price Plummets 11.6 Cents Per Gallon — in One Week

December 16, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News

The price for a gallon of diesel fuel at truck stops across the nation last week fell an astounding 11.6 cents per gallon, which is 45.2 cents per gallon less expensive than a year ago, according to figures released late Monday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Diesel averaged $3.419 [...]

A Gallon of Diesel Fuel is Down Nearly 22 Cents from a Year Ago

November 25, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News
A Gallon of Diesel Fuel is Down Nearly 22 Cents from a Year Ago

Checking the government’s on-highway diesel fuel prices has become a happy habit for trucking fleets these past few months, with prices continuing their downward slide. And last week’s list didn’t disappoint, showing prices dropping an average of 33 cents per gallon, with some regions declining by as much as 4.4 [...]

Truck Diesel Fuel Prices Continue Decline Following a 1-week Hiccup

November 18, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News

Following a one-week uptick in the nationwide price of diesel fuel, the cost for a gallon of the stuff continued its downward trend last week, dropping 1.6 cents per gallon on average. Prices fell at truckstops across the nation, with the biggest declines felt in the Rocky Mountains where the [...]

Truck Diesel Fuel Prices Inch Up a Nickel Nationwide for the Week

November 11, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News

The nearly four-month downward march of consistently lower diesel fuel prices came to a screeching halt last week with prices rising an average 5.4 cents per gallon, with the Midwest region, effectively destroying the curve with a 16.4 cents per gallon hike. However, prices for truck fuel — at an [...]

Diesel Declines Digging In; Down an Average 1.2 Cents in a Week

November 4, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News

The average price for a gallon of diesel fuel dropped another 1.2 cents per gallon last week, continuing a steady march downward that began in mid-July. That decrease is 23.4 cents less than for the same period a year ago with drops at the pump recorded in all regions of [...]

Diesel Delight: It’s Been 18 Weeks Since Pump Prices Went Up

October 28, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News
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There were a few weeks in the last 18 where diesel fuel prices remained unchanged, but since midsummer, the cost of a gallon of petrol has steadily decreased, with no hikes expected in the foreseeable future, according to industry analysts. Figures released Monday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) [...]

Diesel Prices Drop to the Point Where Even California’s Under 4 Bucks

October 14, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News

You know diesel prices are on the run when the pump price in California dips below $4 a gallon. And that’s just what happened last week, according to figures released Monday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). In fact, prices continue to downtick in all regions of the nation, [...]

Prices for Nation’s Truck Diesel Fuel Continue on a Downward Path

October 1, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News
Prices for Nation’s Truck Diesel Fuel Continue on a Downward Path

The last time the average price of a gallon of diesel fuel increased in this country was in mid-summer, with declines recorded every week since — except for a single week when the price of a gallon of diesel remained unchanged. And this downward trend continues, with prices dipping another [...]

Diesel Fuel Prices Drop Another 2.3 Cents Per Gallon Last Week

September 23, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

The price commercial truck drivers paid for a gallon of diesel fuel at the pump last week dropped 2.3 cents on average, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Prices averaged $3.778 per gallon, down more than 17 cents per gallon from those published a year ago, with declines [...]