average U.S. retail price of diesel fuel rose 3.8 cents per gallon
to $1.483, the Department of Energy reported Tuesday, marking the
second straight increase.
Midwest reported the highest price spike, 5.1 cents, to $1.486.
highest prices are in California, at $1.626 a gallon.
average prices: the Central Atlantic region, where the price is
$1.577; in the Rocky Mountain region, where the price is $1.506;
in New England, where the price is $1.575; and on the West Coast,
where the average price is $1.569.
lowest average prices are on the Gulf Coast, at $1.486; in the Lower
Atlantic region, at $1.422; and the East Coast, where the price