Natural Gas in the State

Fueling Rhode Island

Natural gas generates 29% of the state’s electricity.

7,400 Jobs

The natural gas industry supports thousands of Americans with stable and good paying jobs.

244,000 Households

Natural gas fuels warm homes, delicious meals and hot showers for Americans across the country.

Cost Effective

Natural gas is an affordable energy option for customers and communities, often much more affordable than other options.

Electricity $2,085

Natural Gas $1,183

Energy Efficient

Increased 20% from 1990 to 2018. Increased 1% from 2010 to 2018.