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Heating costs in US will be lower this winter

Energy Dept cites forecast for a warmer season and fall in energy prices
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 05:50
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Mr Sieminski says mild summer that cut air-conditioning demand has helped boost inventories

Houston

AFTER enduring frigid temperatures and higher energy costs last winter, many US consumers will spend considerably less this winter, mostly because a warmer season is forecast, the Energy Department projected on Tuesday.

The roughly half of US households that heat with