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Gas prices up, diesel prices down in N.B.

By Brad Perry Mar 8, 2024 | 6:40 AM

Some New Brunswick drivers will be paying more at the fuel pumps, while others are getting a break.

The New Brunswick Energy and Utilities Board reset fuel prices on Thursday night.

Regular self-serve is now selling for a maximum of $1.65 per litre, an increase of 0.5 cents.

However, diesel and heating oil prices all saw decreases after the weekly setting.

The price of diesel dropped 4.5 cents to a maximum of $1.97 per litre.

The most you will now pay for heating oil is $1.69 per litre, a drop of 5.5 cents.

In Nova Scotia, regular self-serve ranges from $1.63 to $1.68 per litre while diesel is selling for between $1.88 and $1.92 per litre.

On Prince Edward Island, the price for regular self-serve is around $1.63 per litre, diesel costs around $1.97 per litre, and home heating oil is selling for a maximum of nearly $1.44 per litre.