Energy News for the National Market

U.S. Natural Gas Demand For Electricity Can Only Grow

Even more so going forward, natural gas will be the main source of U.S. electricity, currently at 33% of all generation. Electricity accounts for a leading 35% of total U.S. gas demand, or a rising 9.6 trillion cubic feet consumed for power burn per year. Impressively, even though U.S. power consumption has been flat, our gas used to generate electricity is up 42% in the shale-era since 2008.

2019-03-26T09:44:12-05:00January 16th, 2019|National Market|