CHICAGO — Peoples Gas is warning their customers that heating bills will likely rise this winter due to a nationwide spike in natural gas prices.
The utility company said the price of natural gas has more than doubled this year and currently sits at the highest level in a decade.
An analysis done by Peoples Gas predicts the typical residential customer will pay approximately $60 more a month this winter compared to last winter.
Read more Chicago News Headlines here
Bill payment assistance is available through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program and the Share the Warmth program. To apply, call 800-571-2332 or visit cedaorg.net.