National Grid | Why Your Bill May Vary
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Storm Alert

National Grid is prepared for the 4th Nor’easter to hit our region in 3 weeks. Our crews are prepared in the event the forecasted snowstorm causes damage to our region’s natural gas network, and we want to ensure you are prepared, too. As you dig out of your homes and businesses, remember the deep snowpack left by snow removal equipment may have clogged vents, furnaces and other appliances. These conditions could lead to natural gas leaks. If you suspect a gas leak, make sure you leave the premises immediately and call National Grid’s emergency number at 1-718-643-4050.

Your bill doesn’t have to change with the seasons. Take advantage of our programs and solutions to greater control your energy use and monthly bills, year round.

This year weather has been 8% colder than average across Metro NY* With this winter shaping up to be one of the coldest in years,  higher energy bills are expected. We can help you plan for increased costs and minimize them when possible. Some quick steps you can take today include:

  • Lower your thermostat when you’re asleep or away. A 6-9 degree adjustment can save up to 10 percent.
  • Drop the temperature on your water heater. Set it to 120 degrees to save energy and prevent burns.
  • Clear areas in front of vents from furniture. Blocked vents require up to 25% more energy to distribute air.
  • Seal any air leaks. Caulk and add weather stripping around windows and doors.
  • Change the filter on your heating system regularly. A dirty filter will decrease air flow and energy-efficiency. 

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Heating Programs

 Save on one of your biggest energy costs with our heating, hot water, and thermostat solutions.

*Dec. 21, 2017 through Jan. 20, 2018 NOAA daily weather data. Percentage is based on degree day weather data for the past 10 years.

Save $75 on Wifi Thermostats

Control your home’s temperature remotely from your smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Wifi Themostats can lower your energy bill by up to $180 a year! National Grid offers a $75 rebate for this energy-saving equipment.

Find this rebate and more ways to save!

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