HALIFAX – A jump at the gas pump on the eve of the long weekend.
Regulated prices rose by 4.3 cents at midnight, raising the minimum price to 108.4.
A smaller increase for the price of diesel. Fuel prices are up this morning by 2.8 cents to 98.6.
At this time last year we were paying $1.01 for gasoline, 89 cents for diesel.
Oil was trading at $46.19 U.S. per barrel, just over $3.00 less than yesterday’s closing price of $49.72.