to figures released by the Department of Energy's Energy
Information Administration April 7, the national average
diesel price fell 5 cents last week to $1.554 per gallon.
highest rates are in New England, where the average price
is $1.746; and in the Central Atlantic region, where the
average price is $1.733.
remaining regions' prices per gallon are as follows: $1.662
on the West Coast; $1.634 on the East Coast; $1.695 in California;
$1.496 in the Midwest; $1.582 in the Lower Atlantic states;
$1.465 on the Gulf Coast; and $1.625 in the Rocky Mountain