- Associated Press - Thursday, January 19, 2017

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The Governor’s Energy Office says the price of heating oil in Maine has held steady over the past weeks.

The statewide average cash price for No. 2 heating oil was $2.28 per gallon this week. That’s up a penny over the last week.

The statewide price of kerosene went up one cent, to $2.81, while propane prices went up three cents to $2.46 per gallon.

The state found the highest heating oil price was $2.60, while the lowest price was $2. Northern Maine had a higher average at $2.38 per gallon.

The numbers reflect a Jan. 16 survey.

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