Diesel gas rates rise in 6 states

By Jennifer McKevitt, Waste Dive. 

Dive Brief:

  • On July 1, Indiana, Montana, New Jersey, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia all saw a new diesel gas tax rate, as reported by Overdrive.
  • In general, the increases ranged from 2 to 17.5 cents, depending on the state and the time period of the full increase. Most states opt for a slow increase over a several year span.
  • California will also see a 10-cent diesel gas price increase before the year's end.