Midnight Oil

[Powderworks] NMOC: Don't buy gas tomorrow

Hachkowski, Garrett ghachkowski at kpmg.ca
Tue May 18 17:22:58 MDT 2004

In Toronto, Canada I have actually seen $1.01 (the Canadian dollar is
roughly equivalent to the Australian one) but this morning was fortunate
enough to find $0.845 (and filled up 4 x 5 gallon gas cans in addition to my
car for the "home gas station") but the average at the moment is $0.90 or

After doing conversions that would be 

4.5L = 1gal
4.5L x $0.90 = $4.05
$4.05CAD = $2.43US per gallon!!!

...and that is why I normally bike to work and use the car only on the


Garrett Hachkowski :: National Tax Technology Co-ordinator, National Tax,
KPMG MSLP :: Commerce Court West :: Toronto, Ontario M5L 1B2 :: Canada ::
1.416.777.3777 :: GHachkowski at kpmg.ca 

-----Original Message-----
From: Matthew Cowdery [mailto:mcowd at mars.ocs.mq.edu.au]
Sent: Tuesday, May 18, 2004 6:59 PM
To: Cheryl H
Cc: workers
Subject: Re: [Powderworks] NMOC: Don't buy gas tomorrow


How much are you paying at the moment?

I'll bet it's still a lot less than us here in OZ - about $1.05 a litre at
the moment (or approx. $4 a gallon!)


----- Original Message -----

From: "Cheryl H" <ooiiilllss at hotmail.com>
To: <powderworks at cs-lists.cs.colorado.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, May 19, 2004 8:45 AM
Subject: [Powderworks] NMOC: Don't buy gas tomorrow

> hey all -
> I heard today that there will be a nation-wide protest against gas prices
> the US tomorrow, so if you need to buy gas, please do so today or wait
> thursday.  don't know how much good it'll do, but it's worth passing
> thanks,
> Cheryl
> _________________________________________________________________
> Learn to simplify your finances and your life in Streamline Your Life from
> MSN Money. http://special.msn.com/money/0405streamline.armx
> _______________________________________________
> Powderworks mailing list
> Powderworks at cs-lists.cs.colorado.edu
> http://cs-lists.cs.colorado.edu/mailman/listinfo/powderworks

Powderworks mailing list
Powderworks at cs-lists.cs.colorado.edu

The information in this email is confidential and may be legally privileged.
It is intended solely for the addressee. Access to this email by anyone else
is unauthorized.
If you are not the intended recipient, any disclosure, copying, distribution
or any action taken or omitted to be taken in reliance on it, is prohibited
and may be unlawful. When addressed to our clients any opinions or advice
contained in this email are subject to the terms and conditions expressed in
the governing KPMG client engagement contract.

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://cs-lists.cs.colorado.edu/pipermail/powderworks/attachments/20040518/65487f8c/attachment.htm