Natural Gas in the State

Fueling Texas

Natural gas generates 24% of the state’s electricity.

784,900 Jobs

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

4,700,000 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 $542

Natural Gas $366

Energy Efficient

Emissions increased across the state, by +6% since 2005 = increased (+19%) since 1990 = increased (+10%) since 2010