Downeast Coal & Stoves

Savings Calculator

Enter the price you pay for your fuel per unit and then press CALCULATE to view the cost savings heating with Anthracite could mean for you.  

*Coal fuel cost is the current price for bagged coal from Downeast Coal and Stoves.

Fuel Type Approximate Heating Value of Fuel Amount of Fuel Required for equal amount of heat Your Local Unit Cost Calculated Cost Equivalent
 ANTHRACITE 26,000,000 BTU/TON 1 TON $
per TON*
$
 Natural Gas 100,000 BTU/THERM 260 THERMs $
per THERM
$
 Propane 92,000 BTU/GAL 282.7 GALs $
per GAL
$
 #2 Heating Oil 140,000 BTU/GAL 185.8 GALs $
per GAL
$
 Wood 20,000,000 BTU/CORD 1.3 CORDs $
per CORD
$
 Wood Pellets 16,000,000 BTU/TON 1.63 TONs $
per TON
$
 Electricity 3413 BTU/KWH 7618 KWHs $
per KWH
$

All Comparisons are made without consideration for differences in efficiency of burning. All Comparisons are made without consideration for differences in efficiency of burning.

 

 

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