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Docket P-6-1A
Order No. PW18-014

IN THE MATTER of an application by Irving Energy Distribution and Marketing for changes in its propane pricing schedule.

BEFORE THE COMMISSION

on Wednesday, the 14th day of March, 2018.

J. Scott MacKenzie, Q.C., Chair
M. Douglas Clow, Vice-Chair
John Broderick, Commissioner
Terry McKenna, Commissioner


Order


UPON receiving the application of Irving Energy Distribution and Marketing ("Irving") on March 13, 2018 for a decrease of 4.0 cents per litre in its propane pricing schedule based on decreased costs;

AND UPON it appearing to the Commission that the prices resulting from a decrease of 4.0 cents per litre in Irvingís propane pricing schedule are just and reasonable;

NOW THEREFORE, pursuant to the Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission Act and the Petroleum Products Act,

IT IS ORDERED THAT

1.  the maximum propane prices charged by Irving Energy Distribution and Marketing, effective 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2018, be in accordance with Appendix "A" to this Order, and shall remain in effect until otherwise ordered by the Commission; and

2.  the prices approved herein shall appear on all invoices covering sales or deliveries of propane.

DATED at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, this 14th day of March, 2018.

BY THE COMMISSION:

J. Scott MacKenzie, Q.C., Chair

M. Douglas Clow, Vice-Chair

John Broderick, Commissioner

Terry McKenna, Commissioner


Notice:

Section 58 of the Petroleum Products Act reads as follows:

58.  Where any person has the status of a party or is an intervenor in any hearing before the Commission, he is entitled

(a)  to appeal the decision of the Commission to the Court of Appeal; and

(b)  to participate as a party in the hearing of an appeal.

and an appeal shall be on a question of law or jurisdiction only and be governed by section 13 of the Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission Act.

Sections 13.1 (1) and (2) of the Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission Act provide as follows:

13.(1)  An appeal lies from a decision or order of the Commission to the Court of Appeal upon a question of law or jurisdiction.

(2)  The appeal shall be made by filing a notice of appeal in the Court of Appeal within twenty days after the decision or order appealed from and the rules of court respecting appeals apply with the necessary changes.

The information in this Order is confidential until the price changes take effect.  Any unauthorized use or communication of this information by licensees or their employees, and in particular, any disclosure of the contents of this Order to the public, or to the media, prior to 12:01 a.m. on the date in which these price changes come into effect, is strictly prohibited, and may result in license suspension or monetary penalty.


APPENDIX "A"

IRVING ENERGY DISTRIBUTION AND MARKETING

MAXIMUM (EX. TAX) PRICES EFFECTIVE MARCH 15, 2018

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
 

                                 CATEGORY

CENTS PER LITRE
   

Carburation and Portable Cylinders

87.0
 

Bulk Propane Delivery - Maximum Price

82.9

Dispensing Units

76.9
 

33 lb. Carburation Cylinders

Handling Fee

$3.00 per cylinder

Rental through CAT Rentals

$4.00 per cylinder

 
Yearly Rental on Cylinders and Tanks
100 lb. portable cylinder

$ 36.00

200 lb. fixed cylinder $ 30.00 per installation
420 lb. fixed cylinder $ 91.00 per installation
334 gallon fixed tank $ 60.00 per installation
500 gallon fixed tank $150.00 per installation
1,000 gallon fixed tank $250.00 per installation
1,750 gallon fixed tank $250.00 per installation
2,000 gallon fixed tank $250.00 per installation

 

Service Rates - Installation Charges
     All installations will be charged on the basis of time and materials used.
     Cylinder and tank removal fees are not to exceed $75.00 per tank.