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Summertime gas prices hit $1.50 in Vancouver

Gas prices in the Lower Mainland went over a $1.50 for the first time in five years on Friday, but experts say unless they stay that way, most people are unlikely to change how much gas they consume.
Most people in Metro Vancouver are still prepared to pay $1.51/L 2:33

Gas prices in the Lower Mainland went over a $1.50 for the first time in five years on Friday, but experts say unless they stay that way, most people are unlikely to change how much gas they consume.

As Theresa Lalonde reports, the last time gas went this high was the summer of 2008 when the carbon tax was first introduced in B.C.