COST COMPARISON

Enter the cost you pay for your various fuel types in the 'Local Cost' column and then press the 'calculate' button. Click reset to reset the values.

Fuel Type Approximate Heating
Value Of Fuel
Quantity Of Fuel
Required For Equal Quantity
Of Heat
Local Cost Calculated Cost
Anthracite 26,000,000 BTU/TON 1 TON $
per TON
$
Natural Gas 100,000 BTU/THERM 260 THERMs $
per THERM
$
Propane 92,000 BTU/GAL 282.7 GALs $
per GAL
$
#2 Heating Oil 140,000 BTU/GAL 185.8 GALs $
per GAL
$
Wood 20,000,000 BTU/CORD 1.3 CORDs $
per CORD
$
Wood Pellets 16,000,000 BTU/TON 1.63 TONs $
per TON
$
Electricity 3413 BTU/KWH 7618 KWHs $
per KWH
$
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