Heat bills riseFargo, ND (WDAY TV) - This winter could put a bigger dent in your pocketbook.
By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - This winter could put a bigger dent in your pocketbook.
Prices for natural gas, electricity and propane heating are expected to be higher. Homes using natural gas will pay about 13% more than a year ago.
Those using electricity will pay about 2% more.
Nationally, it could affect those on heating assistance.
In 2010, Congress set aside $5.1 billion for heating assistance.
This year, they expect about $3 billion.