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Old 01-31-2011, 09:25 PM   #11
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Re: how much diesel fuel?

The instability in Eygpt is causing a price spike in crude. A hundred bucks a barrel at the moment. And the cold weather in the East was driving the price of diesel up before Eygpt. We're headed for the dreaded $5.00 a gallon price, just like the summer of '08.

On my bus, that's 62 cents per mile for fuel.
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Old 02-01-2011, 03:56 PM   #12
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Re: how much diesel fuel?

1.19/ liter here in sk
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Old 02-01-2011, 07:13 PM   #13
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Re: how much diesel fuel?

1.16$/l around here, gas and diesel, it'll probably rise to around 1.25$/l on thursday (pay day...) it'll probably get back at +/- 1.16 next monday or tuesday.

Fuel is cheaper on the indian rez near us , around 1.08$/l for gas and 1.05$/l for diesel (cash only), might be cheaper depending how "deep" you drive in the reserve. Smokes are also much cheaper on the rez, probably 30%-35% of the price you'd pay on "white people" territory, but that's another story.
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Old 02-04-2011, 07:54 PM   #14
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Re: how much diesel fuel?

Just saw $3.65 in suburban Philly today. I try to buy in NJ (between .20 and .40 cheaper) when I can.
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Old 02-06-2011, 09:06 AM   #15
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Re: how much diesel fuel?

Low-Lead in Upstate NY on Friday ranged from a low of $3.27/gallon at the Pilot truckstop to around $3.43, with the average around $3.35/gallon.
Add a quarter at "Mayberry" stations in the mountains, miles from Interstates and the tank farms by the Hudson or Mohawk Rivers.

Diesel at the Pilot Friday was $3.81/gallon cash, $3.95/gallon credit.

Propane has also been high in Eastern New York this year, because the east end of the pipeline has been shut down since August. A problem in the pipes was located right near where a pipeline leak and explosion blew a village center off the map about 20 years ago. The two terminals near New England were shut down, so instead of a one or two-hour drive each way, tanker trucks have to drive four to six hours each way to fill up in Central New York.
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