average national price of diesel fuel increased this week to $1.453
from the previous average of $1.438, according to figures released
by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
highest prices in the nation are in California, at $1.695 a gallon;
and on the West Coast, where the average price is $1.619.
dollar-fifty mark remained in the Central Atlantic region, where
the price is $1.543; and in New England, where the price is $1.565.
lowest average prices are on the Gulf Coast, at $1.400; and in the
Lower Atlantic region, at $1.395.
remaining regions' prices per gallon are as follows: the Midwest,
at $1.430; the Rocky Mountain region, where the price is $1.480;
and on the East Coast, where the price is $1.447.