fuel prices

Fuel tax less costly than mpg standards, says MIT

| February 28, 2013

A study from MIT released last week says that higher federal gasoline taxes would be less costly to the public and do more to curb fuel use — thus, reduce emissions more — than mpg ...

Diesel continues climb, up another 8 cents

| February 12, 2013

In what appears to be a longer term trend upwards, the price of diesel fuel surged again this week, climbing 8.2 cents to $4.014.

Diesel spikes 9 cents, back above $4

| February 05, 2013

After small but steady notches downward in the last several months, the price of diesel shot up this week 9.5 cents to a national average of $4.022 cents.

Fuel-tax dustup in MI (Can you spell I – F – T – A?)

| January 22, 2013

Is it time to say goodbye to Michigan's retail diesel tax? If that means the governor getting his way, you might want to pray it stays.

Diesel price eases downward in last two weeks

| January 08, 2013

Following a half-cent drop during the week ended Dec. 31, the national average diesel price for the week ended Monday, Jan. 7, fell another 0.7 cents.

Diesel price drops, still up 13 cents year over year

| December 28, 2012

The average price of diesel dropped to $3.923 a gallon for the week ended Dec. 24 — a 2 cent drop from the previous week.

Diesel prices continue to tumble

| December 18, 2012

The average price in the U.S. for a gallon of diesel dropped again this week — 4.6 cents to $3.945.

Diesel price holds under $4

| November 20, 2012

The price of diesel for the week ended Monday dropped just a smudge — four-tenths of a cent — to $3.976 a gallon, following the first week the national average diesel price dropped below $4 ...

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