Feature Article: Understanding the Regulation of Gasoline Prices in Atlantic Canada

Canadian retail gasoline prices are determined based on several factors, including supply and demand dynamics, taxes, and crude oil prices. Another consideration is whether prices are regulated. Although gasoline prices are not federally regulated in Canada, provincial governments have authority to do so at their discretion. All four Atlantic Provinces, which account for approximately 7.5% of Canadian gasoline consumption, (Read more...)

Source: National Energy Board - What's New