Ice conditions in Strait of Belle Isle may send icebergs down western Newfoundland coast
Marine navigation might be a nightmare in the Strait of Belle Isle, but there could be a silver lining to the icy situation for western Newfoundland.
Gas is down 1.2 cents per litre (CPL) as the Public Utilities Board has set the weekly maximum prices for all regulated petroleum products, except where the adjustments have been suspended for the winter months.
The other changes to maximum fuel prices:
• Diesel motor fuel will decrease by up to 0.3 cpl.
• Furnace oil heating fuel will decrease by 0.01 cpl.
• Stove oil heating fuel will decrease by 0.01 cpl.
• Propane heating fuel will increase by 2.0 cpl.