figures released by the Energy Department Dec. 23, the national
average cost of diesel this week rose to $1.44 from $1.401 per gallon
price nationally is in the Gulf Coast region. Diesel there costs
$1.394 per gallon on average.
average prices are in California, where the price is $1.543 per
gallon; New England, where fuel is $1.524; the Central Atlantic,
where the price is $1.534; and on the West Coast, where the price
regions' prices per gallon are as follows: East Coast, $1.448; Lower
Atlantic, $1.405; Midwest, $1.438; and the Rocky Mountain region,
where prices are an average of $1.434 per gallon.
of Energy reports the average price of self-serve fuel each week.
Prices are based on a survey of 350 diesel service centers nationwide
and include taxes.