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1) Winter Heating Bills Expected To Skyrocket
The Topline: As winter approaches, a new report from the Department of Energy says heating bills for the vast majority of Americans are about to skyrocket in the coming months.
Quote Of The Day: “This is going to happen. It will be more expensive this year than last year.”
– Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm
The Department of Energy’s Winter Fuels Outlook predicts families who rely primarily on natural gas — about half of American households — will see prices go up around 30% compared to last winter.
For those relying on electricity for heating, prices