average national retail price of diesel has increased from last week’s per
gallon price of $2.012 to the current level of $2.053, the U.S. Energy
Department announced Oct. 4.
the meantime, diesel prices capped out at the $2 mark in all regions of the
highest prices in the nation continue in California, where the price currently
averages $2.290 per gallon, and in the West Coast region, where the price
stands at $2.238.
Meanwhile, the $2
mark also came to New England, where the price is $2.155; the Central Atlantic,
where the price is $2.144; the East Coast, where the price is $2.058; $2.013 in
the Lower Atlantic states, $2.019 in the Midwest and $2.000 in the Gulf Coast
region; and $2.065 in the Rocky Mountain states.