Fuel prices ‘unfair’ – Energy Minister – MSN

Fuel prices ‘unfair’ – Energy Minister – MSN

The Minister for Energy and Resources says she’s had enough of petrol companies ripping off motorists.

Megan Woods told The AM Show she’s hoping to give the Commerce Commission the power to investigate huge discrepancies in price across the country.

“If you live in the Wellington region or the South Island, you may well be paying more to fill up your tank than if you live in Auckland.

“But then it’s not as simple as that, because depending on what suburb you’re in in Auckland you might be paying a different price.