Why Switch to Natural Gas?
Thank you for considering the switch from propane, fuel oil or electricity to clean-burning and reliable natural gas from Nicor Gas.
We want the switch process to be as simple as possible for you. The links below will help lead you through all the steps necessary to switch to natural gas. If you are just investigating the possibility of switching, then we're happy to provide you with all the information you'll need so that you can make an informed decision.January 2019 Energy Cost Snapshot
|Energy Source||Residential Cost||Commercial Cost|
|Natural Gas per therm*||$0.36||$0.19|
|#2 Fuel Oil Equivalent||$2.52||$1.55|
* A therm is the unit of measurement designated for the amount of natural gas used each month for space heating, water heating, cooking, clothes drying and any other natural gas applications. A typical home uses an average of 1,040 therms annually.
- Benefits of Natural Gas
- Switch Process Overview
- Natural Gas Rebate and Incentive Programs
- Switching to Natural Gas FAQ