Research Report

Impact of Electrification and Decarbonization on Gas Distribution Costs

June 6, 2023

Many households’ gas bills will likely climb in coming decades as building heating and fuels are decarbonized and aging gas pipelines are replaced. This study looks at 19 scenarios and finds that utility costs per customer in 2040 will increase from 15% to more than 500% relative to 2023 levels. The report recommends that policymakers and regulators begin planning now to minimize future costs to gas utility customers.  

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