Natural Gas Pumps Up Electricity Generation

September 18, 2012 11:29 by Bill Conway in Energy, Energy Efficiency  //  Tags: ,   //   Comments (0)

Consumers should celebrate the fact that natural gas is becoming the fuel of choice for many electric generators, as it’s a cleaner burning option and is currently a more economically attractive alternative to coal.  Considering electricity production has been the fastest growing segment for natural gas for the past decade, consumers should stop and savor this domestic resource, but also wonder about its long-term sustainability.  This is why we need a comprehensive energy policy that emphasizes using multiple fuel sources to keep up with electricity demand.   Read more in the Albuquerque Journal article here.

 

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