Category Archives: Expenditures

Natural gas prices


“Note that, for natural gas price comparisons, $ per MMBtu multiplied by 1.025 = $ per Mcf of pipeline-quality gas, which is what is delivered to consumers. For rough comparisons, one million Btu is approximately equal to a thousand cubic feet of natural gas.” Wikipedia

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HH natural gas expenditures on 6 winter months


Natural gas is the most common heating fuel used in American homes, with about half of households using gas for their main source of warmth.

The average U.S. household is expected to pay about $629 to heat with natural gas this winter, down 13% from last winter and the lowest projected gas heating expense since $599 for the 2002-2003 winter, according to EIA’srevised heating fuels costs in its March Short-Term Energy Outlook (see chart above).

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