Heating Oil and Propane Historical Price Charts. Now at record levels of both prices.

We are bracing for a surge in demand again as people switch to electric comfort heating in response to this damaging and amazing rise in the cost of heating.  It will be more of the same types of heaters people have been switching with, such as wall heaters, baseboard heaters, portable heaters, floor drop-in heaters, hotpod duct heaters, ceiling panels, cove heaters, etc. 


The DOE has finished releasing their winter update (October-March) on Heating Oil and Propane prices:
http://www.eia.doe.gov/oog/info/hopu/hopu.asp


They are declaring “The Heating Season is Over” which is ironic given the frigid temperatures and snowstorms (right now it’s in the 30’s or below in 15 states at 3pm EST, it’s snowing in Colorado, Kansas and Kentucky and a Nor’Easter is in the forecast for the end of the week.) A cold spring (or a continuation of winter) is looking likely.


Heating oil and Propane both ended at record highs near $4 and $3 respectively: