U.S. diesel fuel prices dipped below $4 a gallon the past two consecutive weeks, putting diesel 17 cents below its price this time last year. The U.S. retail price for gasoline averaged $3.61 a gallon, or 33 cents less than this time a year earlier. During the April-through-September summer driving season, regular gasoline retail prices are forecast to average $3.63 per gallon, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA). EIA expects regular gasoline retail prices to average $3.56 per gallon in 2013 and $3.39 per gallon in 2014, compared with $3.63 per gallon in 2012.
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