Ottawa gas prices flirt with $1.40
Gas prices jumped to 139.9/litre at Ottawa stations on May 18, 2018
Josh Pringle, CTV Morning Live
Published Friday, May 18, 2018 2:51AM EDT
Last Updated Friday, May 18, 2018 6:50AM EDT
It will cost you more to fill up the gas tank for the long weekend road trip.
Gas prices jumped 1-2 cents a litre at Ottawa gas stations overnight.
According to Ottawagasprices.com, prices are sitting at 139.9/litre at several stations today.
This is the highest price for gas in Ottawa since July, 2014.
Gas industry analyst Dan McTeague said on Twitter Thursday that gas prices would jump 1 cent/litre on Friday, and another 1 cent/litre Saturday to 140.9 a litre.
Gas Price Alert #Toronto #GTA #Hamilton #Ottawa #LdnOnt #Barrie #KW #Guelph #Niagara #Windsor #Chatham and much of #Ontario to a 1 ct/l HIKE to 139.9 for #GTA Friday and ANOTHER 1 ct/l RISE for Saturday - putting prices at 140.9 cts/l, highest since June 29, 2014— Dan McTeague (@GasBuddyDan) May 17, 2018