The Canadian Press

2015-12-09 | NS Gasoline Shortage

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A two-member review panel says a gasoline shortage that hit Nova Scotia over three days in late August did not become an emergency, but should serve as a wakeup call to government and the industry. Panelist Doug Keefe says poor communication between the governent and Imperial Oil was a key problem. (The report says a true emergency was avoided because most emergency vehicles rely on diesel and not gasoline.)

Date: 2015-12-09
Placeline: HALIFAX.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it was a belief that resupply was actually underway on Sunday when in fact it wasn't because the last word that the government officials had from Imperial was that resupply would begin as I mentioned at 6 on on Saturday night and they were unaware that it hadn't taken place >>