- 19 Dec
US fuel prices drop steeply
According to the US Energy Information Administration “Today’s Gasoline Prices” report, unleaded fuel prices took a big dip for the week.
Average fuel prices across the US for regular unleaded dropped six cents for the week, from $3.286 to $3.229. The previous week saw a one cent drop.
Regionally the biggest price drop for unleaded fuel was in the Rocky Mountains where the average price fell from $3.238 to $3.142. The Midwest region fared nearly as well with an eight cent drop this week from $3.227 to $3.147. The West Coast region had a five cent drop from $3.548 to $3.490, the highest average cost in the country.