Tuesday, January 23, 2018
The Nation
Average on-highway diesel price increases 7.6 cents

Average on-highway diesel price increases 7.6 cents

WASHINGTON — The average weekly retail on-highway price of a gallon of diesel jumped a whopping 7.6 cents a gallon for the week ended Feb. 22, according to the Energy Information Administration of the Department of Energy.

Money for Nebraska road maintenance needed

Money for Nebraska road maintenance needed

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska lawmakers have been told that there won’t be enough money to maintain state highways unless something is done.

N.H. transportation chief wants I-93 tolls

N.H. transportation chief wants I-93 tolls

SALEM, N.H. — New Hampshire's transportation chief says he will seek federal approval for an electronic toll-collection system on Interstate 93.

Hole in Interstate 44 near Tulsa closes lanes

Hole in Interstate 44 near Tulsa closes lanes

TULSA, Okla. — State transportation officials say one lane of Interstate 44 near Tulsa and all lanes of 165th East Avenue are closed because of a hole in the interstate.

Requiring EOBRs, prohibiting unsafe commercial drivers, still on NTSB’s ‘most wanted’ list

Requiring EOBRs, prohibiting unsafe commercial drivers, still on NTSB’s ‘most wanted’ list

Required use of EOBRs to monitor Hours of Service, weeding out trucks with mechanical problems and unqualified drivers, prohibiting cell phone use by truck and bus drivers and use of safety technology are some of the National Transportation Safety Board’s top highway ‘most wanted’ issues that have been carried over for 2010.

Lawrence Livermore National Lab, Navistar work to increase fuel efficiency

Lawrence Livermore National Lab, Navistar work to increase fuel efficiency

In a few years, semi-trucks on U.S. highways could save the nation more than $10 billion annually in diesel fuel costs.

Video Sponsors