Donald Whitacre, of Gore, Va., returns to his truck after pumping home heating oil into a customer’s tank in Winchester, Va., last March. Chillier weather and slightly higher fuel prices may make this winter the most expensive one in three years for U.S. residents.
Oct. 9, 2013 in Business on Page A8
The government forecast Tuesday that most households will pay more for heat this winter. Heating oil users will catch a slight break, but still pay near-record prices to keep warm. …