Will PECO install my natural gas equipment?
PECO does not install natural gas equipment. You will need to contact a HVAC contractor to purchase and install your natural gas equipment (heater, water heater, etc).
Do I need a natural gas service line?
If you are already using gas in your business, you may be able to have your heater connected to your existing service line. We will provide you with the information you need to ensure the service line can be used for your new heater.
If you’re not using gas in your business, we will check to determine if you are near a natural gas main. We could then install a service line from your business to the natural gas main
How much does the service line installation cost?
The PECO natural gas conversion representative will calculate the cost of your service line. PECO will then apply a credit to the cost of the line based on a number of factors. If the cost to install the service line is greater than the credit, you would pay only the difference. If the total cost is less, you would pay nothing.
How long does it take to get the service line installed?
A PECO natural gas conversion representative will let you know the
installation time once they evaluate the project.
PECO will obtain all the necessary permits to open the street and install your natural gas service line. Your HVAC contractor will be responsible for obtaining permits, if necessary, for the work he or she performs on the inside of your business.
What if my property is not located near a main?
The PECO natural gas conversion representative will provide a cost estimate for your natural gas main extension.
Why should I choose natural gas for my business?
Natural gas is more convenient, cleaner, and costs less than oil or propane. Natural gas is piped directly to your business, so you don’t have to worry about fuel deliveries.Natural gas can be used for space heating, water heating and process needs.