The National Average Diesel Fuel Price Increases
Wednesday February 24, 2010
This week's national average price of diesel fuel increased as did the prices in all regions as well. The current national average for a gallon of diesel is $2.781, an increase of 0.051¢ from last week. By comparison, the price for a gallon of gasoline increased to $2.665 per gallon which is 0.047¢ higher than last week.
Bloomberg Energy reports that as of Monday, February 15, the spot price for a barrel of West Texas Intermediate oil is $80.28 which is $6.15 higher than last week's price.