B.C. Liberals seek intervener status in probe of high price of gasoline

first_imgVICTORIA, B.C. – Opposition Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson says he wants to be part of a probe of high gasoline prices by British Columbia’s independent energy regulator.Wilkinson says he’s applied to participate as an intervener in any examination to identify factors impacting gasoline prices in the province.Premier John Horgan asked the B.C. Utilities Commission to investigate why gasoline in Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island is so much more expensive than the rest of the country.- Advertisement -A date and terms for an investigation have not been set but David Morton, chairman of the utilities commission, says in a statement the regulator is interested in conducting a fair, transparent and inclusive process to identify the factors impacting the price of gasoline.Wilkinson says in a letter to Morton he encourages a review that includes examinations of provincial taxes and any connections between the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project and fuel supplies.Horgan’s letter says BCUC is a trusted and respected regulator and has the ability to conduct detailed hearings that will provide residents with necessary evidence and recommendations for the best path forward.Advertisementlast_img read more

GAA NOTES: GLENSWILLY

first_imgThe lotto numbers for 19th September were 4,8,10,18 match 2 winner was John Kelly Termon.Next week’s jackpot is €2,900.

Sellers this weekend are Peadar Toner and James McDaid (Drumacano)

Sunday last was a great day for our club when we won the senior championship final against St. Michaels.A big well done to everyone involved in this success. The squad would like to thank everyone who helped out and to all the supporters who welcome Dr. Maguire into the parish on Sunday night. The scoreline was 1-08 to 0-09, a great goal by full forward Michael Murphy sealing the victory.The next league match is away to Malin this weekend.Hard luck to 3rds who were beat by Lifford on Saturday in the Junior B quarter final.The next monthly meeting will take place on Monday the 10th October. Circuits will start again on monday10th October in the club hall for 6 weeks for €25 there will also be a class in January for 10 weeks for €45. Anyone who pays up front for both gets it at the reduced price of €60. EndsGAA NOTES: GLENSWILLY was last modified: October 6th, 2011 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Glenswilly GAA noteslast_img read more