Wednesday 29 January, 2020

'No gas shortage' : Wheatley allays fears

Minister of Energy Andrew Wheatley is assuring the county that there is no gasoline shortage.

His comments come amid rumours of an impending shortage following a fire at the country’s oil refinery Petrojam.

Wheatley said: There is no shortage. The fire was not to the extent that it impacted the supply chain.”

The minister went on to implore the public to not buy into rumours and there is no need to hoard fuel.

“The sector is functioning as normal, there is no need to panic. All stations are being fuelled as normal,” he said.

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