Compare the price of natural gas

Natural gas is a smart investment that lets you save money. It costs less than fuel oil and electricity, while giving you unequalled comfort. Simply put, it is the best of both worlds. In addition to make savings on your energy bill, Gaz Métro offers grants for purchasing and installing natural gas equipment. All the more reason to choose blue.

Did you know?

Natural gas is cheaper than electricity and fuel-oil

Did you know that natural gas has been less expensive than electricity for 15 years, and less than fuel-oil for 9 years? In addition, according to the consensus of financial markets, the price is expected to remain low for the next 10 years.*
Chart comparing annual energy costs1 equivalent to 5,143 m3 (100% heating).

Gaz Métro offers several grants

To enjoy all the comforts of natural gas, Gaz Métro offers new customers a wide range of grants to help them switch to blue. 

Residential customers

Up to $1,800 in grants

When converting your home to natural gas, you may qualify for grants that will reduce the purchase and installation costs of your new appliances. All the more reason to switch to blue!**

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Business customers

Start saving today by choosing natural gas

Energy is a major factor in a company’s operating costs, and lowering your energy bill can have a huge impact on your bottom line. In addition to seeing your monthly energy costs decrease, you can take advantage of Gaz Métro grants and rebates. One more reason to switch to blue!***
It’s clearly the most affordable option. And it’s a beautiful energy source! If I could, I’d do everything with natural gas. Unfortunately I haven’t yet figured out a way to make natural gas power a light bulb!

Louis McNeil, owner of Cosmos restaurants

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Other testimonials

Several businesses have decided to choose natural gas as an energy source to reduce their energy costs and reinvest the money saved to improve their competitiveness.

Impéria Hôtels et Suites

"When we build, we demand natural gas be connected to the building. When it comes to heating and hot water, nothing can beat its performance and profitability. Clients get a better level of comfort, and we are more than happy with the lower energy costs."

Éric Paquette, Co-owner of Impéria Hôtels et Suites

City of Québec

Natural gas is definitely an improvement on electricity in terms of comfort, energy efficiency and savings. The smaller energy bill is my favourite part.

Jean Lemay, energy manager at the City of Québec
1 According to the prices in effect from October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016.
* Source : U.S. Energy Information Administration.

** Discount only applicable during the conversion to a natural gas central heating appliance. Additional discounts are available on the installation of multiple natural gas appliances. Enjoy our many savings! These discounts are available only to homeowners with central heating appliances. These programs are offered exclusively to residents whose homes are on the existing Gaz Métro natural gas network and not part of a new housing construction project supplied by Gaz Métro. Dual energy heating systems are not eligible for financial aids. The discounts cannot be combined with any other Gaz Métro promotion and may be subject to credit approval and eligibility for a natural gas consumption discount program and the energy efficiency program. These discounts do not apply to those building their own homes. The discounts are applied directly to the installation invoice. A financial contribution for the connection of your home to the natural gas distribution network is required and will be invoiced in the form of interest-free instalments of 12,50 $ (before taxes) for the next 24 months. Rebate equivalent to one year of FREE heating = This amount will be credited to you on your installation bill.The rebate is equivalent to approximtely one year of heating for a 1,700 sq ft house (1983 insulation norms) based on an average of prices in effect during the last 12 months. This amount may vary depending on equipment installed and other factors. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice. In order to qualify for this grant, you must contractually commit with Gaz Métro or a Gaz Métro Authorized Partner prior to your appliances’ installation. The total grant amount must not exceed admissible amounts. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice.

*** IMPORTANT In order to qualify for this grant, you must contractually commit with Gaz Métro or a Gaz Métro Authorized Partner prior to your appliances’ installation. The total grant amount must not exceed admissible amounts. Some restrictions apply. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice. Offer subject to change without prior notice. Certain conditions apply. The amount of financial incentive is determined according to the expected consumption of natural gas, the type of equipment to be installed and the total investment. Signing of a 5 year natural gas contract is required. Eligibility criteria are foreseen in the texts of the Rebate Consumption Program approved by the Régie de l'énergie and a copy can be transmitted on request. Some restrictions apply. The conditions of the program and the amount of the grants are subject to change without notice.