April 26, 2019 8:01 am

This is why Canada’s gas prices will continue to rise

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov
A A
View link »
Listen on SpotifyListen on Apple PodcastsListen on Google PodcastsVisit Curious CastSubscribe with RSS

Gas prices across Canada show no signs of slowing down amid record highs.


Story continues below

Earlier this month, prices went up for consumers in Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and New Brunswick as the federal carbon tax kicked in.

And in British Columbia, the price of gas is slowly inching closer to $2 a litre, resulting in some unsuspecting residents waking up to empty tanks in their vehicles.

On this week’s episode of the Global News original podcast This is Why, Niki Reitmayer takes a deep dive into the reasons behind the rise of gas prices in Canada and if there are any signs of it slowing down.

We LOVE that you are loving the This Is Why podcast! If you haven’t subscribed yet — what are you waiting for?

Subscribing’s easy! Here’s how…

On your iPad or iPhone:

  • Open the Apple Podcasts app, search for This Is Why and select it from the list of results.
  • Once on the This Is Why page, click the “Subscribe” button to have new episodes sent to your mobile device for free.
  • Click the name of an episode from the list below to listen.

On your Android Phone or Tablet:

  • Open the Google Podcasts app, search for This Is Why and select it from the list of results.
  • Once on the This Is Why page, click the “Subscribe” button to have new episodes sent to your mobile device for free.
  • Click the name of an episode from the list below to listen.

© 2019 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.

Report an error

Comments

Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first.