Natural gas and propane are safe, reliable and convenient, and it adds to our comfort, so why does it have to smell so bad? Natural gas and propane are odorless by nature; so, for safety’s sake, an odorant called mercaptan is added so that you will know if gas is escaping and recognize that a potentially dangerous situation may exist. Natural gas and propane that have escaped can enter locations (including properties that don’t have natural gas service) by migrating and entering through openings. So, if you ever detect a “rotten egg” smell in or near your home or place of business, please take the following precautions to help keep your family, friends and colleagues safe.
Remember, if you smell gas:
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To assist our customers during this difficult time, and potential financial hardship, extended payment arrangements are available, and we have suspended service disconnection and late fees until further notice.
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We are prepared and will continue our commitment to providing safe, reliable energy.