If you have an 80,000 btu propane furnace, regardless of the efficiency, it will cost you $1.46 per hour to operate.

(Home heating oil is #2 Fuel Oil)

If you have an 80,000 btu gas furnace, regardless of efficiency, it will cost you $1.09 per hour to operate.

- **at 88 cents per litre, 1,000 btus of oil costs 2.38 cents**

If your furnace is equipped with a .75 gph
nozzle, it will cost you $2.57 per hour to

operate.

- **at 27 cents per kilowatt 1,000 btus of electricity costs 7.90**** cents**

The worst way to heat by far. Any
kind of electric heater that requires 80,000 btu of

energy in an hour (the same amount as a typical
furnace) would cost $6.33 per

hour to operate.

- **at 43 cents per litre, 1,000 btus of propane costs 1.82 cents**

- **at 48 cents per cubic metre, 1,000 btus of natural gas costs 1.36 cents**

* Prices used in this comparison are based on actual prices paid by

Flamborough area customers in the last 6 months - Calculations

include all billing charges.