average national price of diesel fuel decreased this week to $1.444
from the previous average of $1.471, according to figures released
by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
highest prices in the nation are in California, at $1.609 a gallon;
and on the West Coast, where the average price is $1.574.
dollar-fifty mark remained in the Central Atlantic region, where
the price is $1.551; in the Rocky Mountain region, where the price
is $1.514; and in New England, where the price is $1.553.
lowest average prices are on the Gulf Coast, at $1.380; and in the
Lower Atlantic region, at $1.387.
remaining regions' prices per gallon are as follows: the Midwest,
at $1.426; and the East Coast, where the price is $1.443.