John from Belmont asks, “Is it cheaper to heat with oil or natural gas or anything else?”
Many Bay State residents use heating oil and this year, it won’t be cheap. Prices will likely remain in the $4 per gallon range.
Massachusetts environmental officials have approved construction of a natural gas-fired power plant in Brockton that’s facing stiff local opposition.
Exxon Mobil announced it earned nearly $11 billion in the first quarter, a performance likely to land it in the center of the national debate over high gasoline prices.
Federal scientists say the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska contains less than one-tenth of the amount of oil they previously estimated.
FITCHBURG (CBS) – Unitil Corporation has asked the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities for lower customer rates for the 2010-11 winter months. Unitil, which provides natural gas and electricity to people throughout New England, wants to lower […]
As we prepare for a blast of hot weather, analysts say we should also prepare to pay high electric bills. For the same reason it’s costing us more to…
The average price of a gallon of gasoline in Massachusetts is now $3.99 a gallon. It could hit $4 this weekend. The grim milestone has a lot of…
An independent examiner has begun testing supplies of propane in Massachusetts to make sure they contain a chemical that gives a distinctive smell to the normally odorless gas, enabling homeowners to detect possible leaks.
Massachusetts officials are questioning hundreds of thousands of dollars in National Grid expenses as the utility requests natural gas rate hikes that could boost consumer bills by up to 11 percent.