Heating oil prices at their lowest since 2009
The Boston Globe - 09/14/2015
Alan Clayton-Matthews, a Northeastern University economist, said the drop in heating oil prices may provide a small boost to the state’s economy — assuming prices hold through the winter — as people spend more on products and services.
“For most households, 800 to a thousand bucks is a big deal,” he said. “It will free up money for households to spend on other things.”