Looking for the best natural gas plan for Atlanta Georgia? You’ve come to the right place.
About Natural Gas Deregulation — Atlanta Gas Light Company
Atlanta Gas Light (AGL) is your delivery company for natural gas in Atlanta. But they no longer supply your natural gas. Your AGL Pass-Through Charges will just be a line item on the bill from your selected supplier. You must pick from the list of approved suppliers approved by the Georgia Public Service Commisson.
Below you’ll find current natural gas prices in Atlanta Georgia. These natural gas prices apply for all customers in the Atlanta Gas Light market.
Here are the Georgia gas rates per therm (unit of gas).
Atlanta Natural Gas Prices
|Plan Name||Term||Rate per CCF|
|Gas South Variable Rate (Month to Month)||1||39.00 ¢|
|XOOM Energy Sure Lock 24||24||54.90 ¢|
|XOOM Energy Sure Lock 12||12||56.90 ¢|
|Constellation 12 Month||12||58.90 ¢|
|XOOM Energy Rescue Lock 12||12||59.90 ¢|
|Constellation 36 Month||36||64.90 ¢|
|Gas South Fixed Rate 12||12||65.00 ¢|
|Gas South Fixed Rate 6||6||69.00 ¢|
|Gas South Fixed Rate 24||24||69.00 ¢|
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How to Find the Best Natural Gas Rates in Atlanta
For most people, the best natural gas plan is the plan that’s the cheapest. If you’re looking for “cheapest natural gas prices near me” you’ve come to the right place.
We recommend fixed rate natural plans for your natural gas choice! (You can read more on the types of plans in our blog on How to Shop for Natural Gas in Georgia.) With a fixed rate you won’t have to worry about your price changing after the introductory rate.
But here’s a step by step of what to look for, to find the best natural gas plan for your home.
Time needed: 10 minutes
How to shop for Cheapest Natural Gas Rates in Atlanta
- Enter Your Zip Code
You can shop by zip code to find the best natural gas rates in Atlanta.
- Pick the type of plan
Pick from Fixed Rate, Variable Rate or Introductory Rate. You can also choose plans with added extras like a Nest Thermostat or home security camera.
- Compare the rate per therm
The rate per therm is the charge for each unit of gas you use. But that’s not the only thing you need to look at!
- Compare the monthly Customer Service Charge
Most gas companies will have a monthly Customer Service Charge in addition to the price per therm.
- Select Your Plan and Enroll
Pick the natural gas rate and plan that offers you the best rate per therm and the lowest customer service charge.
Your new natural gas rate will take effect on your next billing cycle. If it’s after the 19th of the month, it may take up to 45 days for your switch to be completed. If you are moving in to a new home, you can select the date for natural gas to be turned on in your new home.
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What’s the Average Natural Gas Bill in Atlanta GA?
The average home in Atlanta uses 717 therms per year, according to the Georgia Public Service Commission. The price you pay for those therms will vary, and depends picking the best supplier.
But, your usage could vary substantially from that average. Your usage will vary depending on how you use natural gas in your home, and the size of your home.
If you use natural gas to heat your home (and 48% of Georgia homes do), your usage will be higher.
If you have a larger than average home, your usage will be higher.
And if you only use natural gas for your clothes dryer, stove and water heater, your bill will be lower, and your bill will be more consistent throughout the year.
A high natural gas bill in Atlanta is common in the winter. Based on data from the Georgia Public Service commission, the average home uses almost 40% of its total annual consumption in December and January.
If you are a typical home in Atlanta, this is how your natural gas usage will change each month.
Business Natural Gas Rates for Atlanta Businesses
If you use natural gas for your business, you know that having the best price for your natural gas is money to your bottom line.
With deregulation, AGL continues to be the delivery company, handling the pipes for your gas, helping to install any new gas appliances, and responding to gas emergencies.
The Certified Natural Gas Marketer that you select will be your gas company. Your gas company will handle your natural gas account for your business.
NaturalGasPlans.com can get you a fast price quote for your commercial natural gas. Just complete our online request form and upload a copy of your most recent bill. We’ll shop multiple suppliers to get you the best rates.