Average Renewable Diesel and Diesel Fuel Prices in California

Jan-1-2017 Apr-1-2017 Jul-1-2017 Oct-1-2017 Jan-1-2018 Apr-1-2018 Jul-1-2018 Oct-1-2018 Jan-1-2019 Apr-1-2019 Jul-1-2019 Oct-1-2019 Jan-1-2020 Apr-1-2020 Jul-1-2020 Oct-1-2020 Jan-1-2021 Apr-1-2021 Jul-1-2021 Oct-1-2021 Jan-1-2022 Apr-1-2022 Jul-1-2022 Oct-1-2022
Renewable Diesel 2.95 2.92 2.8 3.04 3.38 3.3 3.73 3.87 3.66 3.71 3.65 3.73 3.76 3.1 3.08 3.06 3.2 3.7 4.05 4.15 4.6 6.15 6.51 6.39
Diesel 2.86 2.87 2.83 3.1 3.53 3.7 3.93 4.04 3.67 3.88 3.9 3.95 3.83 3.39 3.29 3.3 3.45 3.97 4.15 4.45 4.78 6.24 6.62 6.4
This chart shows the average price of renewable diesel compared to the average price of diesel fuel in California from 2017 to 2022. Renewable diesel is a biomass-derived transportation fuel suitable for use in diesel engines. It is a commercial fuel produced in the United States and imported from Asia. Nearly all domestically produced and imported renewable diesel is used in California because of economic benefits provided under the Low Carbon Fuel Standard.

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