Gas up just over a penny Thursday morning

The maximum price of gas across Newfoundland and Labrador is up just over one cent Thursday morning.

The Public Utilities Board increased the cost by 1.1 cents a litre.

Diesel fuel is up by a fraction of a cent — 0.2 cents per litre.

Furnace and stove heating oil are also just slightly up, by 0.33 and 0.16 cents a litre. Propane is down by three cents a litre.

Price trend

The following chart shows the recent trend in average gas prices in Newfoundland and Labrador, as reported by individual consumers through GasBuddy.com. [Not seeing the interactive on your mobile phone? Click here.]