Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island,
May 15, 2015
The Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission approved the following
petroleum pricing decisions, effective 12:01 a.m., Friday, May 15,
Gasoline prices will increase by 2.2 cents per litre (cpl);
Furnace and stove oil prices will increase by 1.7 cpl;
Diesel prices will increase by 2.4 cpl and
There will be no change in propane prices at this time.
Pump prices for regular unleaded gasoline at self-serve outlets will now
range from 113.9 cpl to 115.0 cpl.
The maximum price for furnace oil will now amount to 85.4 cpl plus tax.
Increases in the wholesale price of all petroleum products observed over
the past two week period necessitate the pricing adjustments announced
Despite the increases announced today gasoline prices on Prince Edward
Island continue to compare favourably with those found throughout
Atlantic Canada with pump prices for self-serve regular gasoline in
Charlottetown at 113.9 cpl vs 116.4 in Halifax, NS, 113.1 in Moncton,
NB, and 115.9 in St. Johns, NL.
The Commission's next scheduled price adjustment will be on June 1,
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published prices effective May 15, 2015