Diesel Fuel Prices Pull Back Slightly

The U.S. average retail price for a gallon of diesel retreated slightly from last week’s 9-cent increase, according to the weekly report issued for Monday, Sept. 30, by the Energy Information Administration.

The U.S. average diesel fuel price dropped 1.5 cents from last week’s report, according to the EIA. Decreases were reported for every region, except for California, where no change was reported.

Following are the average diesel prices by region as reported by the EIA for Monday:

U.S. – $3.066, down 1.5 cents.

East Coast – $3.065, down 1.8 cents.

New England – $3.56, down 1.4 cents.

Central Atlantic – $3.238, down 1.4 cents.

Lower Atlantic – $2.948, down 2.3 cents.

Midwest – $2.987, down a half of a cent.

Gulf Coast – $2.827, down 3.1 cents.

Rocky Mountain – $3.032, down one-fifth of a cent.

West Coast – $3.645, down a half of a cent.

West Coast without California – $3.228, down 1 cent.

California – $3.976, no change.