Diesel prices nearly flat for the week

Diesel 1 30 12 E1327957932705The U.S. average diesel price increased just two-tenths of a cent to $3.85 a gallon for the week ended Monday, Jan. 30, according to the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration. The latest price is 41.2 cents higher than the same week last year.

Regions tracked by DOE were split with half reporting increases and half decreases, although all were small. The largest increase was 1.1 cents in New England. The largest decrease was eight-tenths of a cent in the West Coast (excluding California). The highest average price was $4.12 in California. The lowest average price was $3.734 in the Midwest.

Complete diesel price information is available on EIA’s Website.