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Compare the cost of natural gas

Are you overpaying to heat your home? Natural gas costs less to use in your home than other fuel sources. View your home heating source below to see how much less the average home heated by natural gas paid for home heating over a 5-month period last winter.

How much are you overpaying?

The average Vectren customer with a high-efficiency natural gas furnace paid $345-$390 from November 2016 to March 2017. See how your current home heating source stacked up during the same time period below:

Compare to electricity

Electric furnace: Average 5-month savings with gas: about $900

The average customer with an electric furnace paid $1,200-$1,330 for home heating from November 2016 to March 2017.

Electric heat pump: Average 5-month savings with gas: about $225

The average customer with an electric heat pump paid $570-$600 for home heating from November 2016 to March 2017.

Compare to propane

Average 5-month savings with gas: about $1,000

The average customer with a propane furnace paid $1,260-$1,430 for home heating from November 2016 to March 2017.

Compare to fuel oil

Average 5-month savings with gas: about $500

The average customer with fuel oil heating paid $810-$915 for home heating from November 2016 to March 2017.

Information derived from utility tariffs November 2016-March 2017 for Vectren Indiana (North) customers and Vectren Ohio customers.

Earn rebates for even more savings

Vectren offers generous rebates on qualifying high-efficiency natural gas equipment including furnaces, boilers and more!

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