Propane Vs. Electricitiy: Why Switch?

Written on: June 14, 2021

why propane new yorkLike electricity, propane gas is versatile enough to power almost any appliance in your Hudson Valley home. The difference is that propane will almost always do a better job of it.

A propane water heater, for example, will save you about 30 percent on your energy bills compared to a similarly-sized electric water heater while providing much faster recovery times. You’ll save even more money on energy bills – as much as 40 percent – when you choose a propane tankless water heater.

But better efficiency is just benefit of making the switch to propane. Consider these propane advantages:

As you can see, you’ll save money and get better performance when you choose propane appliances over electric ones. You’ll also help the environment, since as much as two-thirds of the energy used by power plant to generate and transmit electricity is wasted between the plant and your home.

Propane – a smarter way to power your home comfort appliances. To learn more, or to get a FREE, no obligation estimate on making the switch to propane in Dutchess County, Orange County, Putnam County and northern Westchester County, NY, contact Downey Energy today!