Propane Vs. Natural Gas

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Date: 
2001
Volume: 
13
Number: 
3
Tip Category: 
Energy conservation
Heating systems

With rising prices for liquified petroleum gas, commonly referred to as propane, many growers are wondering whether it would be cheaper to heat their houses with natural gas. Though the two fuels are very similar and can do an equally good job of keeping houses warm during cold weather, there are significant differences between the two that need to be considered before a switch to natural gas can be made.