Propane Gas vs. Electricity
Are you considering propane gas from Neill Gas for your home or business heating system? Find out why propane is a great choice.
Over 8 Million households use propane gas to fuel their home heating systems.
|A propane furnace consistently supplies air at 120ºF, so the air feels warm.
|Electric heat pumps dispense air at 95ºF (lower than your body temperature), so the air still feels cool even though the heat is on.
|Propane gas furnaces last an average of 20 years and cost less to repair than electric heaters.
|Electric heat pumps only last an average of 12 years.
|Propane-fueled space heaters produce fewer air pollutants and greenhouse gas emissions than those fueled by oil and electricity.
|Global warming, here we come.
|On average, propane gas water heaters are 42 percent less expensive than electric heaters.
|Electric water heaters cost approximately $10 more per month to operate than comparable propane units.
|Propane gas water heaters have a quicker recovery rate than electric water heaters, so you’ll have hot water when you need it.
|Make sure you are the first one to take a shower if you want hot water.
|Over an average unit’s life span, propane gas water heaters can save homeowners nearly $2,000 when compared to an electric unit.
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In addition, propane furnaces cost less to repair than electric heaters. Propane gas fireplace systems cost between 30 to 60 percent less per hour of operation than do wood-burning fireplaces.
Get started with a new propane system by contacting Neill Gas to learn about our installation and propane delivery services.