average national price of diesel fuel increased this week to $1.445
from the previous average of $1.429 – reversing a five-week decline,
according to figures released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
highest prices in the nation are in California, at $1.602 a gallon;
and on the West Coast, where the average price is $1.551.
average prices: the Central Atlantic region, where the price is
$1.546; in the Rocky Mountain region, where the price is $1.484;
and in New England, where the price is $1.558.
lowest average prices are on the Gulf Coast, at $1.388; and in the
Lower Atlantic region, at $1.391.
remaining regions' prices per gallon are as follows: the Midwest,
at $1.435; and the East Coast, where the price is $1.444.