There are several reasons for an increase in your natural gas bill. Below are steps you can take to find out what is causing an increase, and other factors that could contribute to a higher bill.
During cold weather, natural gas usage typically increases three to seven times compared to summer weather since we tend to use our home heater more frequently. You could save on heating costs by lowering your thermostat to 68 degrees during the day and 55 degrees at night, if health permits.
Days Within Billing Cycle
There are typically 29-32 days in a billing cycle, depending on when meters are read for a particular area. However, there are situations that may change the number of billing days. For example, holidays can add up to four days to your billing cycle.
Natural Gas Prices
Our rates are regulated by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC).
Tools and Programs to Manage Your Monthly Bills
Learn about different tools and programs to help manage your bills.