*Temperatures east of the Rocky Mountains have been significantly colder this winter (October – January) compared with the same period both last winter and the previous 10-year average, putting upward pressure on consumption and prices of fuels used for space heating. U.S. average heating degree days were 12% higher than last winter (indicating colder weather) and 8% above the previous 10-year average. The Northeast was 11% colder than last winter, the Midwest 17% colder, and the South 20% colder, while the West was 3% warmer. The cold weather has had the greatest effect on propane prices.
*U.S. Energy Information Administration
Heating fuel prices will continue to rise – which is why it’s so important to have an efficient system that’s running at its absolute best. Ask about our service plans, or schedule an appointment today!