Fuel Price Steady

The U.S. average price for a gallon of diesel remains exactly the same as a week ago, according to the federal Energy Information Administration.


On Monday, Feb. 11, the EIA reported the average price for a gallon of diesel across the U.S. was $2.966 per gallon. The price is 9.7 cents lower than the price one year ago.


This is the fifth consecutive week that the price has been under $3 per gallon.


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


U.S. – $2.966, no change


East Coast – $3.031, down seven-tenths of a cent.


New England – $3.161, down 1.5 cents.


Central Atlantic – $3.225, down one-fifth of a cent.


Lower Atlantic – $2.872, down seven-tenths of a cent.


Midwest – $2.849, up 1 cent.


Gulf Coast – $2.776, down three-tenths of a cent.


Rocky Mountain – $2.87, 1.3 cents.


West Coast – $3.435, no change.


West Coast without California – $3.084, down three-tenths of a cent.


California – $3.714, up three-tenths of a cent.