The national average price for diesel continued to fall for the fourth
week in a row for the week ending Monday, Sept. 11.
According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the national
average was $2.857, down from $2.967 a week ago.
Midwest states saw the biggest drop last week by about
15 cents per gallon to $2.787.
Gulf Coast states saw an average decrease of about 10 cents to $2.770, while the West Coast experienced about a 6 cent decrease to
Fuel in the Rockies remains the highest in the nation at $3.236 despite
a decrease of 8 cents.
California reported a decrease of 5 cents to $3.125,
while New England reported a similar decrease to an average of $2.995.
Central Atlantic states reported $2.958 per gallon, down 7 cents,
while the Lower Atlantic states reported a 9 cent decrease to $2.757.