The price at the pump is climbing even higher. The Utility and Review Board set its weekly petroleum prices overnight.
Gasoline jumped 3.1 cents a litre. The minimum price for a litre of regular self serve unleaded is $1.39.2 in the eastern mainland. On Cape Breton, it’s $1.40.
Diesel is also up by 2.1 cents a litre. The minimum price for a litre of diesel is $1.26.4 in the eastern mainland and $1.27.2 on Cape Breton.