The price history of natural gas

We have put together some information and data about the pricing of natural gas to help you plan your budget.

Gaz Metro's Network Gas Prices

Énergir's natural gas supply rate and the compression gas price for the current month and the previous month
Desc. Description Unit Price effective
Jun 1, 2018 Jul 1, 2018
Natural gas supply
Price $/GJ 3.25 3.39
¢/m3 12.314 12.845
Transfer price(1)
Entry ¢/m3 0.000 0.000
W/D Withdrawal ¢/m3 0.155 0.162
Cap-and-trade emission allowances system
Price ¢/m3 3.551 3.691
(1) The transfer price only applies when the customer fails to comply with the notice of entry or opt out to the natural gas supply service

Price history of natural gas

North America’s vast reserves of natural gas—many of which have only been discovered recently—will provide stable pricing for years to come. This allows you to estimate your energy costs more effectively.

2017 Changes in natural gas prices

Period
Énergir
reference price
($/GJ)

Énergir
reference price
(¢/m³)
Market price
1 year contract
($/GJ)

Market price
Monthly
($/GJ)

July 2017
3.75
14.209
3.79
3.62
August 2017
3.57  13.527  3.52  3.33 
September 2017
3.46  13.110  3.58  3.45 
October 2017
3.43  12.996  3.46  3.33 
November 2017
3.20  12.125  3.45  3.33 
December 2017
3.34
12.655
3.55
3.94
January 2018
3.19
12.087
3.20
3.63
February 2018
3.25
12.314
3.47
4.61 
March 2018
3.20 12.125
3.14
3.05
April 2018
3.26
12.352
3.20
3.08
May 2018
3.24
12.276
3.25
3.21
June 2018
3.25
12.314
3.33
3.27

Historical 5-year (Excel)