Home Heating Costs

According to "The Old Farmer's Almanac," this winter in the North East will be about a degree milder than normal. But it still won't be warm enough to alleviate the costs of heating.

The price of home heating oil is on the rise again. On average, in Massachusetts it costs $2.75 a gallon, forty cents higher than it was at this time last year.

WBUR's Bob Oakes reports.

Audio for this story will be available on WBUR's web site later today.

This program aired on October 18, 2007. The audio for this program is not available.

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Bob Oakes was a senior correspondent in the WBUR newsroom, a role he took on in 2021 after nearly three decades hosting WBUR's Morning Edition.



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