Gas, furnace oil and diesel prices are going up tonight in an unscheduled hike, the Guardian has learned.
Despite falling oil prices in global markets, effective 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 13, gas prices in P.E.I. will increase by six cents. Filling up will now cost between 119.5 cents and 120.5 cents per litre.
Diesel is also going up by six cents a litre and furnace/stove oil will increase five cents.
This is an unscheduled price adjustment by the Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission. The next scheduled update is July 15.