Understanding My Gas Bill

To help you better understand your gas bill, below is an example of a typical residential bill.

Billing Charge Definitions

Customer Service Charge: A flat rate that depends on customer type (e.g., non-heating vs. heating).

Delivery Charge: The charge to deliver natural gas through the Yankee Gas distribution system.

Supply Charge: The total purchased gas cost of each unit of natural gas.

Sales Services Charge: The rate associated with the recovery of on-site production and storage plant associated with the provision of gas supply, as well as certain gas supply- related asset costs.

Conservation Adjustment Mechanism: Funding mechanism to make conservation programs available to all customers, not just income-eligible customers.