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Make the switch to natural gas
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Natural gas is a much more convenient heating fuel

Family warm in living room with gas heat
  • No more fuel deliveries — natural gas is always available.
  • Get rid of your old oil tank (and the worry that goes with it).
  • Natural gas heating systems require less maintenance and repairs.
  • Only pay for the fuel you use.
  • Take advantage of Central Hudson’s Budget Bills, which spread costs evenly over 12 months.
  • We offer a package deal that handles all the details, from first call to connection.
  • We can provide an HVAC installer for switching to natural gas heat.
  • Natural gas is a domestic fuel, with 99% produced in North America.
  • Easier delivery: The United States is the world's leading producer of natural gas.

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Natural gas is better for the environment
  • Natural gas is the cleanest fossil fuel.
  • Using natural gas produces less air pollution, emitting considerably less carbon dioxide, sulfur, nitrogen and particulates than other fuels.
  • No soot or fumes.
  • No deliveries or underground storage.
  • Natural gas produces 28% less CO2 than fuel oil.
Customer testimonials

Satisfied Central Hudson natural gas customers Eli and Terri Kosanovich

"Gas is so much cleaner, it's way more efficient, and in the long run, it's so much cheaper."
- Eli Kosanovich,
New Windsor


Neighbor Was Right

Satisfied Central Hudson natural gas customer Herbert Dym

"I looked at this purely as an investment, and when I calculated the savings, I knew it was good."
- Herbert Dym,
Poughkeepsie


A Wise Investment

Satisfied Central Hudson natural gas customer Clay Harshberger

"On a long-term basis, when you think about energy security, you've just got to go with gas."
- Clay Harshberger,
Kingston


Away from Oil

News articles about natural gas heat:

· Natural gas production expected to continue growing, holding prices low through 2020 (IIR)
· Home heating oil is now cheap, but natural gas is even cheaper
(Market Watch)
· Fuel oil prices could go up (Source: CNN)

Video: Why It's Time to Switch
Video: Why It's Time to Switch

Simply Better Newsletters
Each month Central Hudson publishes an e-newsletter focusing on the benefits of natural gas, its varied uses, Central Hudson’s current offers and other noteworthy items. To read past issues, or to sign up for future publications, please visit our newsletter page.

NaturalLiving Magazine
With beautiful photography, informative articles and insightful tips, Natural Living Magazine provides homeowners with new ways to improve their lifestyle, comfort and energy efficiency with natural gas. Published twice a year by Energy Solutions Center, this publication is a real treat!


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