After almost a seven cent a litre rise a week earlier, the Public Utilities Board lopped 5.6 cents a litre off gas pump prices today, Thursday.
Gas prices flop again
The PUB set its weekly maximum prices for all regulated petroleum products in all areas of the province.
Diesel motor fuel increased almost a cent a litre.
Burin Peninsula motorists are now paying $1.406 a litre for regular, self-serve and $1.436 for full service. Diesel is listed at $1.436 a litre.
Furnace oil and stove oil heating fuels moved upwards only slightly.