Massachusetts households spend 22 percent more on energy than the U.S. average.  Find out more about how Mass compares to the rest of New England and the country.

How Massachusetts Households Heat

Breaks down how Mass households heat by fuels including comparison to rest of New England.

2016/2017 Projected Household Heating Costs

The Department of Energy Resources (DOER) tracks energy prices and consumption, including those associated with the cost of heating homes during the winter. DOER has analyzed weather forecasts and the projected prices and consumption for this winter for the major heating fuel sources (natural gas, heating oil, propane, electric heating) to provide the following heating season cost projections for 2016-2017.