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VITAL LIHEAP GRANTS ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR UP TO 150,000 ELIGIBLE LOW-INCOME PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS CUSTOMERS

(Philadelphia, Pa. – November 1, 2017) – Families in Philadelphia deserve to be warm in winter. That’s why Philadelphia Gas Works (P...

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PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS ANNOUNCES NATURAL GAS COST DECREASE THIS QUARTER

(Philadelphia, Pa. – September 1, 2017) – Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) today announced that this quarter’s gas cost rate will decrea...

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PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS ANNOUNCES NATURAL GAS COST DECREASE THIS QUARTER

(Philadelphia, Pa. – June 1, 2017) – Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) today announced that this quarter’s gas cost rate will decrease fo...

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PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS COLD WEATHER SURVEY SHOWS AN INCREASE IN HOMES ENTERING WINTER SEASON WITHOUT GAS SERVICE

(Philadelphia, Pa. – Dec. 15, 2016) – On Thursday, December 15, Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) submitted its annual Cold Weather Survey...

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December Good Gas News is Now Available

December Good Gas News is now available. This month’s issue includes: Keep your family safe with tips to avoid carbon monoxide pois...

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Natural Gas smells bad on purpose

That “rotten egg” smell is the smell of natural gas. If you think you smell gas leave the area immediately, and then call PGW at 215-235-1212 from a safe location.

Learn more Leaks, Odors, Safety Tips

Also if you smell gas:

  • Do not use electrical devices including cell phones which may cause a spark and ignite the gas.
  • Do not use an open flame, matches or lighters.
  • Do not try to locate the source of the gas leak.
  • Do not try to shut off any natural gas valves or gas appliances.
  • Do not start vehicles.
  • Do not re-enter the building or return to the area until a PGW employee or a qualified utility representative says it is safe to do so.
  • Do not put out the flames if natural gas ignites.