Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, September 15, 2018
The Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission approved
the following petroleum pricing decisions, effective 12:01 a.m.,
Saturday, September 15, 2018:
Gasoline prices will decrease by 2.9 cents per litre (cpl);
Furnace and stove oil prices will increase by 2.0 cpl;
There will be no change in the price of diesel; and
Propane prices will increase by 2.4 cents per litre (cpl) for
Superior Propane, by 2.6 cpl for Kenmac Energy Inc. and by 3.5
cpl for Irving Energy Distribution and Marketing.
Including adjustments for taxes, pump prices for regular unleaded
gasoline at self-serve outlets will now range from 124.9 cpl to 126.0
cpl. Pump prices for diesel will continue to range from 135.7 cpl to
136.9 cpl. Maximum before tax propane prices will now range from 82.3
cpl to 83.2 cpl.
The maximum price for furnace oil will now amount to 96.3 cpl, plus tax.
Changes in wholesale pricing over the past two weeks account for the
price adjustments announced today. Despite wide ranging volatility in
wholesale gasoline pricing, Prince Edward Island’s gasoline pricing
continues to compare favourably with most regions of the country. As at
September 14th, pump prices in Moncton were 126.7 cpl, New Glasgow 123.4
cpl, Montreal 144.7 cpl, Toronto 131.0 with the national average at
The Commission’s next scheduled price adjustment will be on
October 1, 2018.
Click here for published prices effective
September 15, 2018