It wasn't much of an increase, but the national average
price of a gallon of diesel rose by 1.4 cents for the week ending Monday, Nov.
The national average last week was $2.553, climbing to
$2.567 this week.
The West Coast region reported the biggest increase,
averaging 3.6 cents higher at $2.760.
All nine of the Energy Information Administration's regions
reported an average increase.
California reported a 2-cent increase from $2.690 to $2.710,
while the Rocky Mountain region reported a 3.3-cent increase to $2.680.
Diesel in the Gulf Coast region was 2.1 cents higher,
closing at $2.490.
The Midwest price did not change, averaging $2.554 for the
second week in a row.
The East Coast average was $2.537, up 1.6 cents from last
Diesel in the Lower Atlantic region averaged $2.479 - the
cheapest average diesel price in the nation despite a 1.8-cent increase.
The Central Atlantic region reported a 1.4-cent increase to