August 26, 2016

Heating oil prices drop as colder weather rears its head

Heating oil prices in the state of Maine have fallen slightly as residents prepare for what the Farmers' Almanac says will be an "ice cold and snow-filled" in the Northeast.

According to the latest heating fuel price survey by the Governor's Energy Office, the current statewide average price for heating oil dropped by two cents from a month ago to $1.87 per gallon. Propane experienced a similar drop in price, falling by two cents to $2.15 per gallon.

Kerosene prices in the state also fell by one cent to $2.41 per gallon.

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Maine heating fuel survey shows steady prices


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