Cold Weather Impact on 2018-2019 Heating Season


The winter of 2019 has been one for the record books, from extreme low temperatures to record high amounts of snow.  That extreme weather will have an impact on your natural gas bills this spring.  Here are a few reasons why:

  1. The weather was colder.  This heating season was 9.1 percent colder than normal and 2.7 percent colder than last year.  Colder weather will increase heating costs. 
  2. You are using more natural gas.  When the weather is colder, you likely use more natural gas for heating.  The colder the temperature is outside, the more it takes to maintain temperatures inside. 


Dooley's Natural Gas understands that it's not always easy to make ends meet.  If you receive a high bill that you're unable to pay upfront, we have options to help.  Keep in close contact with our office staff and we will do our best to make a payment arrangement that works best for both parties.   


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