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Natural gas - Wikipedia

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Natural gas is a naturally occurring hydrocarbon gas mixture consisting primarily of methane, ..... Locally produced electricity and heat using natural gas powered Combined Heat ... The advantages o...

Electrical Uses NaturalGas.org

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Sep 20, 2013 ... While coal is the cheapest fossil fuel for generating electricity, it is also the dirtiest , releasing the highest levels of pollutants into the air.

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Jan 20, 2014 ... Natural gas supplies Australia's baseload power and meets our peak electricity demand. Here's the history of natural gas and how it's used to ...

Electricity from Natural Gas - Power Scorecard

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The stock of natural gas, like other fossil-based fuels, is limited and is therefore not a renewable resource. The combustion of natural gas produces only a ...

Natural gas – how it works - Vattenfall

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Nov 23, 2016 ... Electricity generation is one of the primary uses for natural gas. ... heat and pressure can be used to produce more electricity and heat ... CHP utilises more of the energy contained in natural gas than does a simple gas turbine, ...

AEP.com - Natural Gas

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The recent increase in the generation of electricity by natural gas power plants is ... The increase in supply is a result of gas production from unconventional ...

Uses of Natural Gas | Union of Concerned Scientists

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Natural gas can also be used to produce both heat and electricity ... but using it for transportation fuel does not represent one of the best climate solutions.

How Natural Gas Works | Union of Concerned Scientists

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This comprehensive overview details how natural gas is formed, extracted, ... heating, cooking, electricity production, transportation, and as an industrial feedstock. ... However, natural gas is a fossil fuel whose emissions do contribute to global ...

Natural gas-fired electricity generation expected to reach record ...

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Aug 15, 2016 ... Natural gas-fired electricity generation in the United States is ... Coal's share of the 2016 U.S. electricity generating mix is expected to be 30%, ...

Gas | EDF Energy

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Natural gas is a fossil fuel and thus a finite resource. ... The price of gas (and therefore of the electricity produced using it) is volatile, and can rise and fall sharply ...